Norfolk County, Massachusetts Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Norfolk County, Massachusetts

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Norfolk County has 270,359 total housing units. This is an increase of 15,205 units since the year 2000 when it had 255,154 total homes. It's an increase of 33,543 units since the year 1990 when it had 236,816 total units. Norfolk County saw an increase of 18,338 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Norfolk County's 270,359 total housing units, 95.4% are occupied housing units, and 4.6% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Norfolk County has 257,914 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 9,087 units since the year 2000 when it had 248,827 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 30,116 units since the year 1990 when it had 227,798 occupied units. Norfolk County saw an increase of 21,029 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 257,914 occupied housing units, 51.4% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 30.84% are renter occupied housing units, and 17.76% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Norfolk County has 79,545 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 4,060 units since the year 2000 when it had 75,485 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 5,918 units since the year 1990 when it had 73,627 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 1,858 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Norfolk County has 132,562 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Norfolk County has 45,807 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 12,445 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 6,118 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,327 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 3,427 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,018 vacant homes. Norfolk County saw a decrease of -2,691 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 12,445 vacant housing units, 40.34% are for rent units, 2.58% are rented - but not occupied units, 16.1% are for sale homes, 5.3% are sold - but not occupied home units, 13.52% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.3% are for migrant workers homes, and 22.49% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 5,020 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 3,046 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,974 for rent home units. It's an increase of 1,367 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,653 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -1,679 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 321 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -416 units since the year 2000 when it had 737 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,993 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,221 units since the year 2000 when it had 772 for sale homes. It's an increase of 223 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,770 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -998 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 626 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Norfolk County has 1,682 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 521 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,161 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 855 units since the year 1990 when it had 827 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 334 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -9 units since the year 2000 when it had 13 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. There was an increase of 13 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Norfolk County has 2,799 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,129 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,670 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 881 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,918 listed as vacant other home units. There was a decrease of -248 units between 1990 and 2000.