### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Thomas County has 20,177 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,892 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,285 total housing units. It's an increase of 4,241 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,936 total units. There was an increase of 2,349 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Thomas County's 20,177 total housing units, 87.9% are occupied housing units, and 12.91% are vacant units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Thomas County has 17,573 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,264 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,309 occupied homes. It's an increase of 3,250 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,323 occupied home units. Thomas County saw an increase of 1,986 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 17,573 occupied housing units, 40.77% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 35.55% are renter occupied homes, and 23.68% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,248 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,358 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,890 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 1,730 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,518 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 372 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 7,164 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

There are 4,161 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Thomas County has 2,604 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 628 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,976 vacant home units. It's an increase of 991 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,613 vacant home units. Thomas County saw an increase of 363 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Thomas County's 2,604 vacant housing units, 27.92% are for rent homes, 0.96% are rented - but not occupied home units, 14.52% are for sale homes, 2.34% are sold - but not occupied home units, 13.13% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.15% are for migrant workers home units, and 40.98% are listed as vacant other home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 727 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 18 units since the year 2000 when it had 709 for rent homes. It's an increase of 138 units since the year 1990 when it had 589 for rent units. There was an increase of 120 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 25 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -189 units since the year 2000 when it had 214 rented - but not occupied homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 378 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 57 units since the year 2000 when it had 321 for sale units. It's an increase of 163 units since the year 1990 when it had 215 for sale home units. Thomas County saw an increase of 106 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 61 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

There are 342 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 220 units since the year 2000 when it had 122 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 233 units since the year 1990 when it had 109 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Thomas County saw an increase of 13 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -7 units since the year 2000 when it had 11 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 5 for migrant workers home units. There was an increase of 6 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Thomas County has 1,067 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 468 units since the year 2000 when it had 599 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 529 units since the year 1990 when it had 538 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 61 units between 1990 and 2000.