### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

De Soto Parish has 12,290 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,086 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,204 total homes. It's an increase of 1,371 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,919 total units. There was an increase of 285 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 12,290 total housing units, 85.94% are occupied home units, and 14.6% are vacant home units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 10,562 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 871 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,691 occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,433 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,129 occupied homes. There was an increase of 562 units between 1990 and 2000. Of De Soto Parish's 10,562 occupied housing units, 37.5% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 24.6% are renter occupied housing units, and 37.9% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

De Soto Parish has 2,598 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 338 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,260 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 433 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,165 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 95 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,961 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 4,003 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

De Soto Parish has 1,728 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 215 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,513 vacant units. It's a decrease of -62 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,790 vacant homes. De Soto Parish saw a decrease of -277 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,728 vacant housing units, 11.4% are for rent home units, 1.74% are rented - but not occupied homes, 4.86% are for sale homes, 2.66% are sold - but not occupied units, 24.88% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 1.39% are for migrant workers home units, and 53.7% are listed as vacant other housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

De Soto Parish has 197 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -34 units since the year 2000 when it had 231 for rent housing units. It's a decrease of -152 units since the year 1990 when it had 349 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -118 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

De Soto Parish has 30 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -190 units since the year 2000 when it had 220 rented - but not occupied units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 84 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -93 units since the year 2000 when it had 177 for sale homes. It's a decrease of -145 units since the year 1990 when it had 229 for sale home units. De Soto Parish saw a decrease of -52 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

De Soto Parish has 46 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

De Soto Parish has 430 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 103 units since the year 2000 when it had 327 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 115 units since the year 1990 when it had 315 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 12 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 24 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 18 units since the year 2000 when it had 6 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 17 units since the year 1990 when it had 7 for migrant workers homes. De Soto Parish saw a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 917 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 365 units since the year 2000 when it had 552 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 197 units since the year 1990 when it had 720 listed as vacant other housing units. De Soto Parish saw a decrease of -168 units between 1990 and 2000.