Knox County, Illinois Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Knox County, Illinois

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 24,077 total housing units. This is an increase of 360 units since the year 2000 when it had 23,717 total homes. It's an increase of 355 units since the year 1990 when it had 23,722 total home units. Knox County saw a decrease of -5 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Knox County's 24,077 total housing units, 89.44% are occupied units, and 10.56% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 21,535 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -521 units since the year 2000 when it had 22,056 occupied units. It's a decrease of -374 units since the year 1990 when it had 21,909 occupied units. Knox County saw an increase of 147 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Knox County's 21,535 occupied housing units, 40.8% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 30.33% are renter occupied homes, and 29.58% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,532 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 261 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,271 renter occupied home units. It's a decrease of -230 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,762 renter occupied home units. There was a decrease of -491 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Knox County has 8,632 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,371 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,542 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 881 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,661 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 729 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,813 vacant homes. Knox County saw a decrease of -152 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 2,542 vacant housing units, 24.15% are for rent units, 1.3% are rented - but not occupied units, 12.86% are for sale housing units, 4.8% are sold - but not occupied home units, 24.55% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 32.34% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Knox County has 614 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 89 units since the year 2000 when it had 525 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -82 units since the year 1990 when it had 696 for rent housing units. Knox County saw a decrease of -171 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Knox County has 33 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -146 units since the year 2000 when it had 179 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 327 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 66 units since the year 2000 when it had 261 for sale homes. It's an increase of 85 units since the year 1990 when it had 242 for sale homes. Knox County saw an increase of 19 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Knox County has 122 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 624 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 335 units since the year 2000 when it had 289 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 437 units since the year 1990 when it had 187 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 102 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -2 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers housing units. There was a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 822 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 416 units since the year 2000 when it had 406 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 312 units since the year 1990 when it had 510 listed as vacant other home units. Knox County saw a decrease of -104 units between 1990 and 2000.