Cherokee County, Iowa Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Cherokee County, Iowa

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Cherokee County has 5,777 total housing units. This is a decrease of -73 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,850 total housing units. It's a decrease of -196 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,973 total homes. There was a decrease of -123 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Cherokee County's 5,777 total housing units, 90.13% are occupied homes, and 9.87% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 5,207 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -171 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,378 occupied units. It's a decrease of -307 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,514 occupied homes. Cherokee County saw a decrease of -136 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Cherokee County's 5,207 occupied housing units, 37.58% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 24.2% are renter occupied homes, and 38.22% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 1,260 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -156 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,416 renter occupied homes. It's a decrease of -348 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,608 renter occupied units. Cherokee County saw a decrease of -192 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Cherokee County has 1,957 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 1990 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Cherokee County has 570 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 98 units since the year 2000 when it had 472 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 111 units since the year 1990 when it had 459 vacant homes. There was an increase of 13 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 570 vacant housing units, 22.28% are for rent home units, 1.93% are rented - but not occupied units, 10.88% are for sale units, 5.44% are sold - but not occupied units, 5.26% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 54.21% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 127 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -21 units since the year 2000 when it had 148 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 126 for rent housing units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 22 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 11 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -24 units since the year 2000 when it had 35 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Cherokee County has 62 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -16 units since the year 2000 when it had 78 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -16 units since the year 1990 when it had 78 for sale home units. Cherokee County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 31 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Cherokee County has 30 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 3 units since the year 2000 when it had 27 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 16 units since the year 1990 when it had 14 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 13 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 housing units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. Cherokee County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Cherokee County has 309 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 125 units since the year 2000 when it had 184 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 154 units since the year 1990 when it had 155 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 29 units between 1990 and 2000.