Jefferson County, Illinois Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Jefferson County, Illinois

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Jefferson County has 16,954 total housing units. This is a decrease of -36 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,990 total home units. It's an increase of 879 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,075 total homes. Jefferson County saw an increase of 915 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Jefferson County's 16,954 total housing units, 90.63% are occupied home units, and 9.37% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 15,365 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -9 units since the year 2000 when it had 15,374 occupied homes. It's an increase of 759 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,606 occupied home units. Jefferson County saw an increase of 768 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Jefferson County's 15,365 occupied housing units, 40.74% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 27.16% are renter occupied homes, and 32.1% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Jefferson County has 4,173 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 263 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,910 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 232 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,941 renter occupied home units. Jefferson County saw a decrease of -31 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,260 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Jefferson County has 4,932 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Jefferson County has 1,589 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -27 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,616 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 120 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,469 vacant housing units. Jefferson County saw an increase of 147 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,589 vacant housing units, 22.3% are for rent home units, 1.32% are rented - but not occupied home units, 12.96% are for sale home units, 4.9% are sold - but not occupied units, 8.87% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 50.72% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Jefferson County has 350 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 28 units since the year 2000 when it had 322 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -51 units since the year 1990 when it had 401 for rent homes. Jefferson County saw a decrease of -79 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Jefferson County has 21 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -142 units since the year 2000 when it had 163 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Jefferson County has 206 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -51 units since the year 2000 when it had 257 for sale homes. It's a decrease of -22 units since the year 1990 when it had 228 for sale home units. There was an increase of 29 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 65 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 141 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -28 units since the year 2000 when it had 169 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 17 units since the year 1990 when it had 124 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 45 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 806 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 101 units since the year 2000 when it had 705 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 227 units since the year 1990 when it had 579 listed as vacant other home units. There was an increase of 126 units between 1990 and 2000.