Knox County, Kentucky Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Knox County, Kentucky

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 14,485 total housing units. This is an increase of 486 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,999 total units. It's an increase of 2,754 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,731 total home units. There was an increase of 2,268 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 14,485 total housing units, 87.83% are occupied housing units, and 12.17% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Knox County has 12,722 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 306 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,416 occupied units. It's an increase of 2,004 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,718 occupied home units. There was an increase of 1,698 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 12,722 occupied housing units, 30.74% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 33.1% are renter occupied units, and 36.25% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,199 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 652 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,547 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 850 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,349 renter occupied home units. Knox County saw an increase of 198 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Knox County has 3,911 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Knox County has 4,612 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Knox County has 1,763 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 180 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,583 vacant units. It's an increase of 750 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,013 vacant home units. There was an increase of 570 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Knox County's 1,763 vacant housing units, 26.72% are for rent homes, 1.82% are rented - but not occupied home units, 4.71% are for sale homes, 4.3% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 7.71% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 55.2% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Knox County has 471 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -36 units since the year 2000 when it had 507 for rent home units. It's an increase of 177 units since the year 1990 when it had 294 for rent homes. Knox County saw an increase of 213 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Knox County has 32 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -111 units since the year 2000 when it had 143 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Knox County has 83 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -71 units since the year 2000 when it had 154 for sale homes. It's a decrease of -10 units since the year 1990 when it had 93 for sale housing units. Knox County saw an increase of 61 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 71 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 136 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 46 units since the year 2000 when it had 90 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 105 units since the year 1990 when it had 31 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 59 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Knox County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers units. Knox County saw a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 970 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 281 units since the year 2000 when it had 689 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 529 units since the year 1990 when it had 441 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 248 units between 1990 and 2000.