Story County, Iowa Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Story County, Iowa

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 36,789 total housing units. This is an increase of 6,159 units since the year 2000 when it had 30,630 total home units. It's an increase of 9,942 units since the year 1990 when it had 26,847 total units. There was an increase of 3,783 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Story County's 36,789 total housing units, 94.42% are occupied home units, and 5.58% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 34,736 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,353 units since the year 2000 when it had 29,383 occupied home units. It's an increase of 8,795 units since the year 1990 when it had 25,941 occupied homes. There was an increase of 3,442 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 34,736 occupied housing units, 37.95% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 44.95% are renter occupied homes, and 17.9% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 15,615 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,357 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,258 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 4,189 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,426 renter occupied homes. Story County saw an increase of 832 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Story County has 13,183 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Story County has 5,938 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Story County has 2,053 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 806 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,247 vacant home units. It's an increase of 1,147 units since the year 1990 when it had 906 vacant homes. Story County saw an increase of 341 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Story County's 2,053 vacant housing units, 37.36% are for rent homes, 2.34% are rented - but not occupied homes, 22.21% are for sale units, 5.36% are sold - but not occupied home units, 7.55% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.1% are for migrant workers homes, and 25.9% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 767 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 245 units since the year 2000 when it had 522 for rent home units. It's an increase of 449 units since the year 1990 when it had 318 for rent units. Story County saw an increase of 204 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 48 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -76 units since the year 2000 when it had 124 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 456 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 188 units since the year 2000 when it had 268 for sale home units. It's an increase of 274 units since the year 1990 when it had 182 for sale homes. Story County saw an increase of 86 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 110 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Story County has 155 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 58 units since the year 2000 when it had 97 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 101 units since the year 1990 when it had 54 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Story County saw an increase of 43 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 2 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 3 for migrant workers housing units. Story County saw a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Story County has 515 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 280 units since the year 2000 when it had 235 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 258 units since the year 1990 when it had 257 listed as vacant other units. Story County saw a decrease of -22 units between 1990 and 2000.