Benzie County, Michigan Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Benzie County, Michigan

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Benzie County has 12,199 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,887 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,312 total home units. It's an increase of 3,642 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,557 total home units. There was an increase of 1,755 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Benzie County's 12,199 total housing units, 59.82% are occupied housing units, and 40.18% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 7,298 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 798 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,500 occupied units. It's an increase of 2,526 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,772 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 1,728 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 7,298 occupied housing units, 55.47% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 14.73% are renter occupied homes, and 29.8% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Benzie County has 1,075 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 147 units since the year 2000 when it had 928 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 209 units since the year 1990 when it had 866 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 62 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Benzie County has 4,048 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,175 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 4,901 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,089 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,812 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,116 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,785 vacant units. Benzie County saw an increase of 27 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Benzie County's 4,901 vacant housing units, 5.37% are for rent housing units, 0.22% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 5.8% are for sale units, 0.75% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 82.33% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.29% are for migrant workers homes, and 5.96% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 263 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 94 units since the year 2000 when it had 169 for rent homes. It's an increase of 112 units since the year 1990 when it had 151 for rent housing units. Benzie County saw an increase of 18 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Benzie County has 11 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -88 units since the year 2000 when it had 99 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Benzie County has 249 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 118 units since the year 2000 when it had 131 for sale units. It's an increase of 137 units since the year 1990 when it had 112 for sale home units. Benzie County saw an increase of 19 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 37 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 4,035 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 854 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,181 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 890 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,145 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 36 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 14 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -14 units since the year 2000 when it had 28 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -19 units since the year 1990 when it had 33 for migrant workers homes. Benzie County saw a decrease of -5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 292 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 88 units since the year 2000 when it had 204 listed as vacant other units. It's a decrease of -6 units since the year 1990 when it had 298 listed as vacant other units. Benzie County saw a decrease of -94 units between 1990 and 2000.