Dekalb County, Illinois Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Dekalb County, Illinois

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 41,079 total housing units. This is an increase of 8,091 units since the year 2000 when it had 32,988 total housing units. It's an increase of 13,728 units since the year 1990 when it had 27,351 total home units. Dekalb County saw an increase of 5,637 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dekalb County's 41,079 total housing units, 93.68% are occupied units, and 6.32% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Dekalb County has 38,484 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6,810 units since the year 2000 when it had 31,674 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 12,071 units since the year 1990 when it had 26,413 occupied housing units. Dekalb County saw an increase of 5,261 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dekalb County's 38,484 occupied housing units, 46.39% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 38.81% are renter occupied homes, and 14.8% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Dekalb County has 14,937 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,124 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,813 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 3,875 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,062 renter occupied home units. Dekalb County saw an increase of 1,751 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 17,851 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Dekalb County has 5,696 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,595 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,281 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,314 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,657 units since the year 1990 when it had 938 vacant units. Dekalb County saw an increase of 376 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dekalb County's 2,595 vacant housing units, 43.82% are for rent home units, 1.77% are rented - but not occupied units, 21.54% are for sale homes, 3.4% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 5.7% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.8% are for migrant workers units, and 24.5% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Dekalb County has 1,137 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 637 units since the year 2000 when it had 500 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 728 units since the year 1990 when it had 409 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 91 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 46 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -87 units since the year 2000 when it had 133 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 559 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 234 units since the year 2000 when it had 325 for sale units. It's an increase of 446 units since the year 1990 when it had 113 for sale homes. Dekalb County saw an increase of 212 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Dekalb County has 79 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Dekalb County has 148 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 37 units since the year 2000 when it had 111 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 73 units since the year 1990 when it had 75 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Dekalb County saw an increase of 36 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 2 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -3 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 2 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. There was an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 624 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 384 units since the year 2000 when it had 240 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 399 units since the year 1990 when it had 225 listed as vacant other homes. Dekalb County saw an increase of 15 units between 1990 and 2000.