### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Bessemer City has 1,140 total housing units. This is a decrease of -39 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,179 total homes. It's a decrease of -65 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,205 total homes. Bessemer City saw a decrease of -26 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,140 total housing units, 77.89% are occupied home units, and 22.11% are vacant homes.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Bessemer City has 888 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -88 units since the year 2000 when it had 976 occupied housing units. It's a decrease of -126 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,014 occupied home units. Bessemer City saw a decrease of -38 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Bessemer City's 888 occupied housing units, 31.87% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 27.93% are renter occupied units, and 40.2% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

Bessemer City has 248 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -8 units since the year 2000 when it had 256 renter occupied housing units. It's a decrease of -24 units since the year 1990 when it had 272 renter occupied units. There was a decrease of -16 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 283 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Bessemer City has 357 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Bessemer City has 252 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 49 units since the year 2000 when it had 203 vacant home units. It's an increase of 61 units since the year 1990 when it had 191 vacant housing units. Bessemer City saw an increase of 12 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 252 vacant housing units, 16.67% are for rent units, 0.79% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 7.94% are for sale units, 3.17% are sold - but not occupied homes, 43.25% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 28.17% are listed as vacant other home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 42 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 4 units since the year 2000 when it had 38 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 10 units since the year 1990 when it had 32 for rent housing units. Bessemer City saw an increase of 6 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 2 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -3 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 rented - but not occupied home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Bessemer City has 20 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -11 units since the year 2000 when it had 31 for sale home units. It's an increase of 10 units since the year 1990 when it had 10 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 21 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 8 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Bessemer City has 109 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 22 units since the year 2000 when it had 87 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 39 units since the year 1990 when it had 70 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Bessemer City saw an increase of 17 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Bessemer City has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 71 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 29 units since the year 2000 when it had 42 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 67 listed as vacant other housing units. Bessemer City saw a decrease of -25 units between 1990 and 2000.