### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Gilmer County has 16,564 total housing units. This is an increase of 4,640 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,924 total home units. It's an increase of 9,578 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,986 total units. Gilmer County saw an increase of 4,938 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 16,564 total housing units, 68.3% are occupied units, and 31.7% are vacant homes.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 11,314 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,243 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,071 occupied homes. It's an increase of 6,242 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,072 occupied units. There was an increase of 3,999 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 11,314 occupied housing units, 46.63% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 23.5% are renter occupied housing units, and 29.87% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 2,659 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 673 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,986 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 1,666 units since the year 1990 when it had 993 renter occupied homes. Gilmer County saw an increase of 993 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Gilmer County has 5,276 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,379 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Gilmer County has 5,250 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,397 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,853 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 3,336 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,914 vacant units. Gilmer County saw an increase of 939 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 5,250 vacant housing units, 10.42% are for rent housing units, 0.53% are rented - but not occupied home units, 8.59% are for sale units, 0.76% are sold - but not occupied homes, 64.82% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.6% are for migrant workers homes, and 14.82% are listed as vacant other housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Gilmer County has 547 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 336 units since the year 2000 when it had 211 for rent home units. It's an increase of 366 units since the year 1990 when it had 181 for rent home units. There was an increase of 30 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Gilmer County has 28 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -49 units since the year 2000 when it had 77 rented - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 451 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 238 units since the year 2000 when it had 213 for sale home units. It's an increase of 317 units since the year 1990 when it had 134 for sale homes. Gilmer County saw an increase of 79 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Gilmer County has 40 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Gilmer County has 3,403 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,557 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,846 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 2,312 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,091 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 755 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Gilmer County has 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 3 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. Gilmer County saw an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 778 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 276 units since the year 2000 when it had 502 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 309 units since the year 1990 when it had 469 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 33 units between 1990 and 2000.