Buchanan County, Iowa Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Buchanan County, Iowa

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 8,968 total housing units. This is an increase of 271 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,697 total units. It's an increase of 696 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,272 total units. Buchanan County saw an increase of 425 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Buchanan County's 8,968 total housing units, 91% are occupied home units, and 9% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 8,161 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 228 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,933 occupied home units. It's an increase of 655 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,506 occupied homes. There was an increase of 427 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 8,161 occupied housing units, 49.47% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 21.8% are renter occupied housing units, and 29.46% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Buchanan County has 1,720 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -10 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,730 renter occupied units. It's a decrease of -156 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,876 renter occupied units. There was a decrease of -146 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 4,037 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,404 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 807 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 43 units since the year 2000 when it had 764 vacant units. It's an increase of 41 units since the year 1990 when it had 766 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 807 vacant housing units, 18.9% are for rent units, 1.73% are rented - but not occupied homes, 12.39% are for sale housing units, 5.2% are sold - but not occupied homes, 25.9% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0% are for migrant workers units, and 36.68% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Buchanan County has 146 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 20 units since the year 2000 when it had 126 for rent housing units. It's a decrease of -37 units since the year 1990 when it had 183 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -57 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 14 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -81 units since the year 2000 when it had 95 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Buchanan County has 100 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 21 units since the year 2000 when it had 79 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 5 units since the year 1990 when it had 95 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -16 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 42 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 209 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 169 units since the year 2000 when it had 40 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's a decrease of -73 units since the year 1990 when it had 282 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Buchanan County saw a decrease of -242 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 units. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 296 listed as vacant other housing units. This is a decrease of -128 units since the year 2000 when it had 424 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 122 units since the year 1990 when it had 174 listed as vacant other home units. Buchanan County saw an increase of 250 units between 1990 and 2000.