Dekalb County, Georgia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Dekalb County, Georgia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 304,968 total housing units. This is an increase of 43,737 units since the year 2000 when it had 261,231 total units. It's an increase of 73,448 units since the year 1990 when it had 231,520 total homes. Dekalb County saw an increase of 29,711 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 304,968 total housing units, 89.13% are occupied units, and 10.87% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 271,809 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 22,470 units since the year 2000 when it had 249,339 occupied homes. It's an increase of 63,119 units since the year 1990 when it had 208,690 occupied units. There was an increase of 40,649 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 271,809 occupied housing units, 47.22% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 43.1% are renter occupied housing units, and 9.67% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Dekalb County has 117,162 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 13,648 units since the year 2000 when it had 103,514 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 29,059 units since the year 1990 when it had 88,103 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 15,411 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Dekalb County has 128,353 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 26,294 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Dekalb County has 33,159 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 21,267 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,892 vacant homes. It's an increase of 10,329 units since the year 1990 when it had 22,830 vacant units. There was a decrease of -10,938 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 33,159 vacant housing units, 52.3% are for rent home units, 1.44% are rented - but not occupied homes, 18.32% are for sale housing units, 1.91% are sold - but not occupied homes, 3.35% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.2% are for migrant workers home units, and 22.93% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Dekalb County has 17,252 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 12,101 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,151 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 3,229 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,023 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -8,872 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Dekalb County has 476 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -656 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,132 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Dekalb County has 6,076 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 3,639 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,437 for sale home units. It's an increase of 2,171 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,905 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -1,468 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Dekalb County has 633 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 1,112 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 394 units since the year 2000 when it had 718 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 806 units since the year 1990 when it had 306 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 412 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Dekalb County has 5 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 5 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 7,605 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 5,156 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,449 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 4,196 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,409 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -960 units between 1990 and 2000.