Kennebec County, Maine Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Kennebec County, Maine

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Kennebec County has 60,972 total housing units. This is an increase of 4,608 units since the year 2000 when it had 56,364 total homes. It's an increase of 9,324 units since the year 1990 when it had 51,648 total homes. Kennebec County saw an increase of 4,716 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Kennebec County's 60,972 total housing units, 83.85% are occupied housing units, and 16.15% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Kennebec County has 51,128 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,445 units since the year 2000 when it had 47,683 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 7,239 units since the year 1990 when it had 43,889 occupied homes. There was an increase of 3,794 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Kennebec County's 51,128 occupied housing units, 47.32% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 28.71% are renter occupied homes, and 23.97% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 14,677 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 927 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,750 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,886 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,791 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 959 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Kennebec County has 24,195 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 12,256 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Kennebec County has 9,844 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,163 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,681 vacant units. It's an increase of 2,085 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,759 vacant home units. There was an increase of 922 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 9,844 vacant housing units, 14.4% are for rent homes, 0.65% are rented - but not occupied units, 7.35% are for sale units, 1.42% are sold - but not occupied homes, 62.86% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.2% are for migrant workers home units, and 13.65% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,382 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 44 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,338 for rent home units. It's an increase of 358 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,024 for rent homes. There was an increase of 314 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 64 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -248 units since the year 2000 when it had 312 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 724 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 168 units since the year 2000 when it had 556 for sale home units. It's an increase of 352 units since the year 1990 when it had 372 for sale housing units. Kennebec County saw an increase of 184 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Kennebec County has 140 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 6,188 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 418 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,770 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 938 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,250 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Kennebec County saw an increase of 520 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 2 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers homes. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers home units. Kennebec County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Kennebec County has 1,344 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 642 units since the year 2000 when it had 702 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 522 units since the year 1990 when it had 822 listed as vacant other homes. There was a decrease of -120 units between 1990 and 2000.