Berkshire County, Massachusetts Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Berkshire County, Massachusetts

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Berkshire County has 68,508 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,207 units since the year 2000 when it had 66,301 total home units. It's an increase of 4,184 units since the year 1990 when it had 64,324 total homes. Berkshire County saw an increase of 1,977 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Berkshire County's 68,508 total housing units, 81.88% are occupied units, and 18.12% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 56,091 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 85 units since the year 2000 when it had 56,006 occupied units. It's an increase of 1,776 units since the year 1990 when it had 54,315 occupied units. There was an increase of 1,691 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 56,091 occupied housing units, 44.62% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 32.66% are renter occupied housing units, and 22.71% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 18,321 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -195 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,516 renter occupied housing units. It's a decrease of -581 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,902 renter occupied homes. Berkshire County saw a decrease of -386 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Berkshire County has 25,030 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 12,740 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Berkshire County has 12,417 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,122 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,295 vacant units. It's an increase of 2,408 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,009 vacant homes. Berkshire County saw an increase of 286 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Berkshire County's 12,417 vacant housing units, 14.3% are for rent housing units, 0.52% are rented - but not occupied home units, 6.35% are for sale units, 1.53% are sold - but not occupied homes, 63.57% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.2% are for migrant workers homes, and 13.7% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Berkshire County has 1,776 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 115 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,661 for rent home units. It's an increase of 333 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,443 for rent home units. Berkshire County saw an increase of 218 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 65 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -223 units since the year 2000 when it had 288 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 788 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 140 units since the year 2000 when it had 648 for sale homes. It's an increase of 111 units since the year 1990 when it had 677 for sale home units. Berkshire County saw a decrease of -29 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 190 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Berkshire County has 7,894 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,639 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,255 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 1,570 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,324 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Berkshire County saw a decrease of -69 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Berkshire County has 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -9 units since the year 2000 when it had 12 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 2 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. Berkshire County saw an increase of 11 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Berkshire County has 1,701 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 270 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,431 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 504 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,197 listed as vacant other home units. There was an increase of 234 units between 1990 and 2000.