Howard County, Iowa Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Howard County, Iowa

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 4,367 total housing units. This is an increase of 40 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,327 total home units. It's an increase of 212 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,155 total homes. There was an increase of 172 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Howard County's 4,367 total housing units, 90.31% are occupied homes, and 9.69% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Howard County has 3,944 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -30 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,974 occupied homes. It's an increase of 88 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,856 occupied housing units. Howard County saw an increase of 118 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 3,944 occupied housing units, 44.52% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 20.31% are renter occupied homes, and 35.17% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 801 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -25 units since the year 2000 when it had 826 renter occupied home units. It's a decrease of -47 units since the year 1990 when it had 848 renter occupied units. Howard County saw a decrease of -22 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Howard County has 1,756 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,387 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 423 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 70 units since the year 2000 when it had 353 vacant home units. It's an increase of 124 units since the year 1990 when it had 299 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 54 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 423 vacant housing units, 17.73% are for rent home units, 0.71% are rented - but not occupied homes, 15.37% are for sale homes, 4.26% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 10.87% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0% are for migrant workers homes, and 51.6% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Howard County has 75 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -10 units since the year 2000 when it had 85 for rent home units. It's an increase of 29 units since the year 1990 when it had 46 for rent homes. There was an increase of 39 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 3 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -32 units since the year 2000 when it had 35 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Howard County has 65 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 29 units since the year 2000 when it had 36 for sale homes. It's an increase of 25 units since the year 1990 when it had 40 for sale homes. Howard County saw a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Howard County has 18 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Howard County has 46 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 13 units since the year 2000 when it had 33 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 16 units since the year 1990 when it had 30 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 3 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 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 216 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 52 units since the year 2000 when it had 164 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 108 units since the year 1990 when it had 108 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 56 units between 1990 and 2000.