Laurel County, Kentucky Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Laurel County, Kentucky

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Laurel County has 25,446 total housing units. This is an increase of 3,129 units since the year 2000 when it had 22,317 total housing units. It's an increase of 8,523 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,923 total homes. Laurel County saw an increase of 5,394 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 25,446 total housing units, 90.44% are occupied home units, and 9.56% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 23,014 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,661 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,353 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 7,429 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,585 occupied homes. Laurel County saw an increase of 4,768 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 23,014 occupied housing units, 40.78% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 29.8% are renter occupied homes, and 30.13% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,693 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,006 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,687 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 3,010 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,683 renter occupied homes. Laurel County saw an increase of 1,004 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Laurel County has 9,386 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,935 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,432 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 468 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,964 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,094 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,338 vacant home units. There was an increase of 626 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Laurel County's 2,432 vacant housing units, 24.96% are for rent units, 1.6% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 12.17% are for sale housing units, 5.6% are sold - but not occupied homes, 16.57% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.45% are for migrant workers housing units, and 39.19% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Laurel County has 607 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 139 units since the year 2000 when it had 468 for rent home units. It's an increase of 261 units since the year 1990 when it had 346 for rent housing units. Laurel County saw an increase of 122 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 39 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -143 units since the year 2000 when it had 182 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Laurel County has 296 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 297 for sale homes. It's an increase of 85 units since the year 1990 when it had 211 for sale units. There was an increase of 86 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Laurel County has 123 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 403 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 203 units since the year 2000 when it had 200 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 205 units since the year 1990 when it had 198 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Laurel County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Laurel County has 11 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 10 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 10 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Laurel County has 953 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 137 units since the year 2000 when it had 816 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 489 units since the year 1990 when it had 464 listed as vacant other home units. Laurel County saw an increase of 352 units between 1990 and 2000.