Houghton County, Michigan Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Houghton County, Michigan

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 18,636 total housing units. This is an increase of 888 units since the year 2000 when it had 17,748 total units. It's an increase of 1,340 units since the year 1990 when it had 17,296 total homes. There was an increase of 452 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 18,636 total housing units, 76.37% are occupied housing units, and 23.63% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 14,232 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 439 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,793 occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,060 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,172 occupied units. There was an increase of 621 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 14,232 occupied housing units, 38.6% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 30.88% are renter occupied units, and 30.52% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,395 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 453 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,942 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 378 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,017 renter occupied housing units. There was a decrease of -75 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Houghton County has 5,494 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Houghton County has 4,343 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Houghton County has 4,404 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 449 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,955 vacant home units. It's an increase of 280 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,124 vacant units. There was a decrease of -169 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 4,404 vacant housing units, 5.7% are for rent home units, 0.98% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 6.36% are for sale housing units, 1.79% are sold - but not occupied homes, 62.69% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers homes, and 22.48% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 251 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -52 units since the year 2000 when it had 303 for rent housing units. It's a decrease of -57 units since the year 1990 when it had 308 for rent units. Houghton County saw a decrease of -5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 43 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -263 units since the year 2000 when it had 306 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 280 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 22 units since the year 2000 when it had 258 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 57 units since the year 1990 when it had 223 for sale home units. There was an increase of 35 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 79 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Houghton County has 2,761 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 115 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,646 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 344 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,417 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 229 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 units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. Houghton County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 990 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 548 units since the year 2000 when it had 442 listed as vacant other units. It's a decrease of -47 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,037 listed as vacant other units. Houghton County saw a decrease of -595 units between 1990 and 2000.