Porter County, Indiana Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Porter County, Indiana

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 66,179 total housing units. This is an increase of 8,563 units since the year 2000 when it had 57,616 total units. It's an increase of 18,939 units since the year 1990 when it had 47,240 total housing units. There was an increase of 10,376 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 66,179 total housing units, 93.68% are occupied housing units, and 6.32% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 61,998 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 7,349 units since the year 2000 when it had 54,649 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 16,839 units since the year 1990 when it had 45,159 occupied units. Porter County saw an increase of 9,490 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Porter County's 61,998 occupied housing units, 56.77% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 23.74% are renter occupied units, and 19.49% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Porter County has 14,721 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,966 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,755 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 3,525 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,196 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 1,559 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 35,194 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 12,083 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Porter County has 4,181 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,214 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,967 vacant units. It's an increase of 2,100 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,081 vacant homes. There was an increase of 886 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Porter County's 4,181 vacant housing units, 29.18% are for rent homes, 1.36% are rented - but not occupied homes, 20.9% are for sale homes, 3.25% are sold - but not occupied units, 19.56% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.7% are for migrant workers housing units, and 26.48% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,220 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 275 units since the year 2000 when it had 945 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 800 units since the year 1990 when it had 420 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 525 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Porter County has 57 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -196 units since the year 2000 when it had 253 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 840 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 229 units since the year 2000 when it had 611 for sale homes. It's an increase of 561 units since the year 1990 when it had 279 for sale homes. Porter County saw an increase of 332 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Porter County has 136 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Porter County has 818 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 205 units since the year 2000 when it had 613 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 131 units since the year 1990 when it had 687 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Porter County saw a decrease of -74 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Porter County has 1,107 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 567 units since the year 2000 when it had 540 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 635 units since the year 1990 when it had 472 listed as vacant other home units. Porter County saw an increase of 68 units between 1990 and 2000.