Hancock County, Maine Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Hancock County, Maine

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 40,184 total housing units. This is an increase of 6,239 units since the year 2000 when it had 33,945 total housing units. It's an increase of 9,788 units since the year 1990 when it had 30,396 total home units. There was an increase of 3,549 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hancock County's 40,184 total housing units, 60.28% are occupied units, and 39.72% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 24,221 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,357 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,864 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 5,879 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,342 occupied homes. There was an increase of 3,522 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 24,221 occupied housing units, 45.4% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 25.61% are renter occupied homes, and 29.35% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,202 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 888 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,314 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,736 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,466 renter occupied housing units. Hancock County saw an increase of 848 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 10,909 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Hancock County has 7,110 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 15,963 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 3,882 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,081 vacant home units. It's an increase of 3,909 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,054 vacant home units. There was an increase of 27 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hancock County's 15,963 vacant housing units, 5.25% are for rent home units, 0.53% are rented - but not occupied home units, 4.27% are for sale home units, 0.46% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 82.28% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.14% are for migrant workers home units, and 7.7% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 838 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 507 units since the year 2000 when it had 331 for rent home units. It's an increase of 421 units since the year 1990 when it had 417 for rent units. There was a decrease of -86 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 85 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -121 units since the year 2000 when it had 206 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Hancock County has 681 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 356 units since the year 2000 when it had 325 for sale units. It's an increase of 387 units since the year 1990 when it had 294 for sale home units. There was an increase of 31 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Hancock County has 74 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 13,134 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 2,462 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,672 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 2,998 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,136 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Hancock County saw an increase of 536 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 23 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 17 units since the year 2000 when it had 6 for migrant workers homes. It's an increase of 14 units since the year 1990 when it had 9 for migrant workers units. Hancock County saw a decrease of -3 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Hancock County has 1,128 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 587 units since the year 2000 when it had 541 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 184 units since the year 1990 when it had 944 listed as vacant other homes. Hancock County saw a decrease of -403 units between 1990 and 2000.