Macon County, Illinois Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Macon County, Illinois

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 50,475 total housing units. This is an increase of 234 units since the year 2000 when it had 50,241 total units. It's an increase of 426 units since the year 1990 when it had 50,049 total homes. Macon County saw an increase of 192 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Macon County's 50,475 total housing units, 90.85% are occupied home units, and 9.15% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 45,855 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -706 units since the year 2000 when it had 46,561 occupied housing units. It's a decrease of -141 units since the year 1990 when it had 45,996 occupied homes. There was an increase of 565 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 45,855 occupied housing units, 43.35% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 30.3% are renter occupied units, and 26.62% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Macon County has 13,770 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 554 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,216 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 42 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,728 renter occupied home units. There was a decrease of -512 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Macon County has 19,880 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 12,205 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Macon County has 4,620 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 940 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,680 vacant units. It's an increase of 567 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,053 vacant home units. There was a decrease of -373 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 4,620 vacant housing units, 33.27% are for rent home units, 1.23% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 14.81% are for sale units, 4.85% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 4.13% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.17% are for migrant workers homes, and 41.54% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,537 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -91 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,628 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -291 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,828 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -200 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Macon County has 57 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -320 units since the year 2000 when it had 377 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Macon County has 684 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 130 units since the year 2000 when it had 554 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 81 units since the year 1990 when it had 603 for sale units. Macon County saw a decrease of -49 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Macon County has 224 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 191 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 52 units since the year 2000 when it had 139 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 28 units since the year 1990 when it had 163 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was a decrease of -24 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 8 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 7 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 8 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. Macon County saw an increase of 1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Macon County has 1,919 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 938 units since the year 2000 when it had 981 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 987 units since the year 1990 when it had 932 listed as vacant other homes. Macon County saw an increase of 49 units between 1990 and 2000.