Alger County, Michigan Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Alger County, Michigan

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Alger County has 6,554 total housing units. This is an increase of 590 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,964 total home units. It's an increase of 779 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,775 total units. There was an increase of 189 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Alger County's 6,554 total housing units, 59.48% are occupied homes, and 40.52% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,898 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 113 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,785 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 561 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,337 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 448 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 3,898 occupied housing units, 48.59% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 17.19% are renter occupied housing units, and 34.22% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 670 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6 units since the year 2000 when it had 664 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 666 renter occupied units. Alger County saw a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,894 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,334 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Alger County has 2,656 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 477 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,179 vacant home units. It's an increase of 218 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,438 vacant home units. There was a decrease of -259 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 2,656 vacant housing units, 5.46% are for rent housing units, 0.34% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 3.99% are for sale units, 1.9% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 81.14% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0% are for migrant workers units, and 7.98% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Alger County has 145 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 50 units since the year 2000 when it had 95 for rent units. It's an increase of 51 units since the year 1990 when it had 94 for rent units. Alger County saw an increase of 1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 9 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -26 units since the year 2000 when it had 35 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Alger County has 106 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 2 units since the year 2000 when it had 104 for sale units. It's an increase of 7 units since the year 1990 when it had 99 for sale homes. There was an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 29 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,155 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 313 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,842 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 297 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,858 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was a decrease of -16 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. There was a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Alger County has 212 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 109 units since the year 2000 when it had 103 listed as vacant other units. It's a decrease of -112 units since the year 1990 when it had 324 listed as vacant other homes. There was a decrease of -221 units between 1990 and 2000.