Somerset County, Maryland Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Somerset County, Maryland

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 11,130 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,038 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,092 total units. It's an increase of 1,737 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,393 total homes. There was an increase of 699 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Somerset County's 11,130 total housing units, 78.96% are occupied homes, and 21.4% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Somerset County has 8,788 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 427 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,361 occupied units. It's an increase of 811 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,977 occupied homes. There was an increase of 384 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 8,788 occupied housing units, 39.4% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 35.95% are renter occupied home units, and 25.1% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Somerset County has 3,159 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 618 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,541 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 940 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,219 renter occupied housing units. Somerset County saw an increase of 322 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,431 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,198 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,342 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 611 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,731 vacant units. It's an increase of 926 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,416 vacant housing units. Somerset County saw an increase of 315 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Somerset County's 2,342 vacant housing units, 12.8% are for rent units, 1.7% are rented - but not occupied homes, 11.19% are for sale housing units, 4.31% are sold - but not occupied home units, 37.11% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.43% are for migrant workers units, and 33.82% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 283 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 52 units since the year 2000 when it had 231 for rent units. It's an increase of 153 units since the year 1990 when it had 130 for rent units. There was an increase of 101 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Somerset County has 25 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -40 units since the year 2000 when it had 65 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Somerset County has 262 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 96 units since the year 2000 when it had 166 for sale units. It's an increase of 94 units since the year 1990 when it had 168 for sale homes. Somerset County saw a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 101 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 869 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 285 units since the year 2000 when it had 584 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 424 units since the year 1990 when it had 445 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 139 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Somerset County has 10 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 5 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 3 units since the year 1990 when it had 7 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 792 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 112 units since the year 2000 when it had 680 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 232 units since the year 1990 when it had 560 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 120 units between 1990 and 2000.