Chicago City, Illinois Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Chicago City, Illinois

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Chicago City has 1,194,337 total housing units. This is an increase of 41,469 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,152,868 total housing units. It's an increase of 61,298 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,133,039 total housing units. Chicago City saw an increase of 19,829 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chicago City's 1,194,337 total housing units, 87.54% are occupied homes, and 12.46% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Chicago City has 1,045,560 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -16,368 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,061,928 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 20,386 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,025,174 occupied home units. Chicago City saw an increase of 36,754 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,045,560 occupied housing units, 34.28% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 55.9% are renter occupied home units, and 10.63% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Chicago City has 575,998 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -21,065 units since the year 2000 when it had 597,063 renter occupied home units. It's a decrease of -23,917 units since the year 1990 when it had 599,915 renter occupied home units. There was a decrease of -2,852 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Chicago City has 358,415 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 111,147 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Chicago City has 148,777 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 57,837 units since the year 2000 when it had 90,940 vacant homes. It's an increase of 40,912 units since the year 1990 when it had 107,865 vacant homes. Chicago City saw a decrease of -16,925 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chicago City's 148,777 vacant housing units, 43.75% are for rent units, 2.1% are rented - but not occupied home units, 13.15% are for sale homes, 2.44% are sold - but not occupied units, 7.5% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.2% are for migrant workers units, and 31.58% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Chicago City has 65,087 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 28,773 units since the year 2000 when it had 36,314 for rent units. It's an increase of 1,323 units since the year 1990 when it had 63,764 for rent units. There was a decrease of -27,450 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Chicago City has 2,995 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -6,757 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,752 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 19,570 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 11,423 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,147 for sale homes. It's an increase of 12,435 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,135 for sale homes. Chicago City saw an increase of 1,012 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Chicago City has 3,631 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Chicago City has 10,483 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 5,934 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,549 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 8,498 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,985 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Chicago City saw an increase of 2,564 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Chicago City has 30 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -36 units since the year 2000 when it had 66 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -10 units since the year 1990 when it had 40 for migrant workers housing units. Chicago City saw an increase of 26 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 46,981 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 14,869 units since the year 2000 when it had 32,112 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 24,900 units since the year 1990 when it had 22,081 listed as vacant other homes. Chicago City saw an increase of 10,031 units between 1990 and 2000.