Lake County, Indiana Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lake County, Indiana

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Lake County has 208,750 total housing units. This is an increase of 13,758 units since the year 2000 when it had 194,992 total homes. It's an increase of 25,736 units since the year 1990 when it had 183,014 total housing units. There was an increase of 11,978 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 208,750 total housing units, 90.14% are occupied home units, and 9.86% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Lake County has 188,157 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6,524 units since the year 2000 when it had 181,633 occupied home units. It's an increase of 17,409 units since the year 1990 when it had 170,748 occupied homes. Lake County saw an increase of 10,885 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lake County's 188,157 occupied housing units, 50.31% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 30.66% are renter occupied housing units, and 19.3% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 57,697 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,313 units since the year 2000 when it had 56,384 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 2,669 units since the year 1990 when it had 55,028 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 1,356 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 94,655 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 35,805 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 20,593 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 7,234 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,359 vacant home units. It's an increase of 8,327 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,266 vacant home units. Lake County saw an increase of 1,093 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lake County's 20,593 vacant housing units, 30.52% are for rent housing units, 1.12% are rented - but not occupied home units, 14.72% are for sale units, 2.88% are sold - but not occupied home units, 3.98% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.11% are for migrant workers home units, and 46.68% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lake County has 6,284 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,011 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,273 for rent units. It's an increase of 1,327 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,957 for rent homes. Lake County saw a decrease of -684 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lake County has 230 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,285 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,515 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 3,032 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 940 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,092 for sale home units. It's an increase of 1,399 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,633 for sale housing units. Lake County saw an increase of 459 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 593 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Lake County has 819 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 160 units since the year 2000 when it had 659 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 270 units since the year 1990 when it had 549 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Lake County saw an increase of 110 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 23 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 18 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 19 units since the year 1990 when it had 4 for migrant workers home units. Lake County saw an increase of 1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 9,612 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 4,797 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,815 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 6,015 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,597 listed as vacant other home units. There was an increase of 1,218 units between 1990 and 2000.