Fayette County, Kentucky Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Fayette County, Kentucky

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 135,160 total housing units. This is an increase of 18,993 units since the year 2000 when it had 116,167 total housing units. It's an increase of 37,418 units since the year 1990 when it had 97,742 total homes. There was an increase of 18,425 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Fayette County's 135,160 total housing units, 91.4% are occupied units, and 8.96% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 123,043 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 14,755 units since the year 2000 when it had 108,288 occupied units. It's an increase of 33,514 units since the year 1990 when it had 89,529 occupied units. Fayette County saw an increase of 18,759 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Fayette County's 123,043 occupied housing units, 42.57% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 44.7% are renter occupied units, and 13.36% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Fayette County has 54,225 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,826 units since the year 2000 when it had 48,399 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 12,156 units since the year 1990 when it had 42,069 renter occupied units. Fayette County saw an increase of 6,330 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Fayette County has 52,377 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 16,441 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 12,117 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 4,238 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,879 vacant home units. It's an increase of 3,904 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,213 vacant units. Fayette County saw a decrease of -334 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 12,117 vacant housing units, 51.32% are for rent housing units, 2.2% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 14.24% are for sale homes, 2.66% are sold - but not occupied units, 9.61% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.22% are for migrant workers housing units, and 19.74% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 6,219 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,785 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,434 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 1,644 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,575 for rent units. Fayette County saw a decrease of -141 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 267 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -238 units since the year 2000 when it had 505 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Fayette County has 1,725 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,057 units since the year 2000 when it had 668 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 464 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,261 for sale units. There was a decrease of -593 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Fayette County has 322 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Fayette County has 1,165 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 285 units since the year 2000 when it had 880 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 808 units since the year 1990 when it had 357 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Fayette County saw an increase of 523 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Fayette County has 27 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 19 units since the year 2000 when it had 8 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 14 units since the year 1990 when it had 13 for migrant workers units. Fayette County saw a decrease of -5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Fayette County has 2,392 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,008 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,384 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 976 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,416 listed as vacant other home units. There was a decrease of -32 units between 1990 and 2000.