Somerset County, Maine Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Somerset County, Maine

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 30,569 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,347 units since the year 2000 when it had 28,222 total home units. It's an increase of 5,642 units since the year 1990 when it had 24,927 total homes. Somerset County saw an increase of 3,295 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Somerset County's 30,569 total housing units, 71.73% are occupied units, and 28.27% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Somerset County has 21,927 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,431 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,496 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 3,414 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,513 occupied units. Somerset County saw an increase of 1,983 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Somerset County's 21,927 occupied housing units, 45.36% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 23.49% are renter occupied units, and 31.15% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 5,150 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 606 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,544 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 940 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,210 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 334 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Somerset County has 9,946 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,831 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Somerset County has 8,642 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 916 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,726 vacant home units. It's an increase of 2,228 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,414 vacant home units. There was an increase of 1,312 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Somerset County's 8,642 vacant housing units, 6.51% are for rent units, 0.51% are rented - but not occupied home units, 5.25% are for sale homes, 0.96% are sold - but not occupied units, 75.58% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.2% are for migrant workers units, and 10.98% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 563 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -24 units since the year 2000 when it had 587 for rent units. It's an increase of 222 units since the year 1990 when it had 341 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 246 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 44 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -147 units since the year 2000 when it had 191 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 454 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -22 units since the year 2000 when it had 476 for sale homes. It's an increase of 248 units since the year 1990 when it had 206 for sale homes. There was an increase of 270 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 83 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Somerset County has 6,532 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 626 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,906 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 1,869 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,663 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 1,243 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Somerset County has 17 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 9 units since the year 2000 when it had 8 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -12 units since the year 1990 when it had 29 for migrant workers homes. Somerset County saw a decrease of -21 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 949 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 391 units since the year 2000 when it had 558 listed as vacant other housing units. It's a decrease of -43 units since the year 1990 when it had 992 listed as vacant other units. Somerset County saw a decrease of -434 units between 1990 and 2000.