Barnstable County, Massachusetts Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Barnstable County, Massachusetts

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Barnstable County has 160,281 total housing units. This is an increase of 13,198 units since the year 2000 when it had 147,083 total units. It's an increase of 25,089 units since the year 1990 when it had 135,192 total housing units. There was an increase of 11,891 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 160,281 total housing units, 59.74% are occupied units, and 40.26% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Barnstable County has 95,755 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 933 units since the year 2000 when it had 94,822 occupied units. It's an increase of 18,169 units since the year 1990 when it had 77,586 occupied home units. Barnstable County saw an increase of 17,236 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 95,755 occupied housing units, 51.49% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 22.6% are renter occupied home units, and 25.9% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Barnstable County has 21,645 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 610 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,035 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 195 units since the year 1990 when it had 21,450 renter occupied units. Barnstable County saw a decrease of -415 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Barnstable County has 49,306 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Barnstable County has 24,804 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 64,526 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 12,265 units since the year 2000 when it had 52,261 vacant homes. It's an increase of 6,920 units since the year 1990 when it had 57,606 vacant housing units. There was a decrease of -5,345 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 64,526 vacant housing units, 4.81% are for rent homes, 0.37% are rented - but not occupied units, 3.4% are for sale home units, 0.56% are sold - but not occupied units, 88.12% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.9% are for migrant workers units, and 3.1% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 3,102 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,409 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,693 for rent units. It's a decrease of -20 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,122 for rent homes. Barnstable County saw a decrease of -1,429 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 241 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -684 units since the year 2000 when it had 925 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,963 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 926 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,037 for sale units. It's a decrease of -688 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,651 for sale homes. Barnstable County saw a decrease of -1,614 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 361 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 56,863 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 9,847 units since the year 2000 when it had 47,016 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 10,029 units since the year 1990 when it had 46,834 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Barnstable County saw an increase of 182 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Barnstable County has 55 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 26 units since the year 2000 when it had 29 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 31 units since the year 1990 when it had 24 for migrant workers homes. Barnstable County saw an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Barnstable County has 1,941 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 380 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,561 listed as vacant other units. It's a decrease of -2,194 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,135 listed as vacant other home units. Barnstable County saw a decrease of -2,574 units between 1990 and 2000.