Jefferson County, Kentucky Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Jefferson County, Kentucky

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Jefferson County has 337,616 total housing units. This is an increase of 31,781 units since the year 2000 when it had 305,835 total housing units. It's an increase of 55,038 units since the year 1990 when it had 282,578 total housing units. Jefferson County saw an increase of 23,257 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Jefferson County's 337,616 total housing units, 91.58% are occupied units, and 8.42% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Jefferson County has 309,175 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 22,163 units since the year 2000 when it had 287,012 occupied units. It's an increase of 45,037 units since the year 1990 when it had 264,138 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 22,874 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 309,175 occupied housing units, 45.28% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 36.93% are renter occupied home units, and 17.79% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 114,178 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 13,553 units since the year 2000 when it had 100,625 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 20,441 units since the year 1990 when it had 93,737 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 6,888 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Jefferson County has 139,996 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Jefferson County has 55,001 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 28,441 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 9,618 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,823 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 10,001 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,440 vacant home units. There was an increase of 383 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 28,441 vacant housing units, 43.35% are for rent homes, 1.8% are rented - but not occupied units, 17.73% are for sale housing units, 3.38% are sold - but not occupied homes, 5.55% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.5% are for migrant workers homes, and 28.14% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Jefferson County has 12,328 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 4,093 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,235 for rent home units. It's an increase of 4,072 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,256 for rent units. Jefferson County saw a decrease of -21 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 513 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,181 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,694 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Jefferson County has 5,042 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 2,292 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,750 for sale homes. It's an increase of 2,408 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,634 for sale units. Jefferson County saw an increase of 116 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 961 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 1,579 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 252 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,327 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 898 units since the year 1990 when it had 681 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Jefferson County saw an increase of 646 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Jefferson County has 15 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -26 units since the year 2000 when it had 41 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 13 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers home units. There was an increase of 39 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Jefferson County has 8,003 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 3,227 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,776 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 3,401 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,602 listed as vacant other homes. Jefferson County saw an increase of 174 units between 1990 and 2000.