Wayne County, Michigan Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Wayne County, Michigan

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Wayne County has 821,693 total housing units. This is a decrease of -4,452 units since the year 2000 when it had 826,145 total units. It's a decrease of -11,017 units since the year 1990 when it had 832,710 total units. There was a decrease of -6,565 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Wayne County's 821,693 total housing units, 85.52% are occupied homes, and 14.48% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 702,749 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -65,691 units since the year 2000 when it had 768,440 occupied housing units. It's a decrease of -77,786 units since the year 1990 when it had 780,535 occupied units. Wayne County saw a decrease of -12,095 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 702,749 occupied housing units, 43.2% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 35.3% are renter occupied home units, and 21.51% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Wayne County has 248,043 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -8,560 units since the year 2000 when it had 256,603 renter occupied homes. It's a decrease of -33,810 units since the year 1990 when it had 281,853 renter occupied home units. There was a decrease of -25,250 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Wayne County has 303,559 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Wayne County has 151,147 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 118,944 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 61,239 units since the year 2000 when it had 57,705 vacant home units. It's an increase of 66,769 units since the year 1990 when it had 52,175 vacant home units. There was an increase of 5,530 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Wayne County's 118,944 vacant housing units, 35.29% are for rent units, 1.68% are rented - but not occupied homes, 11.52% are for sale homes, 3.53% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 2.14% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.1% are for migrant workers home units, and 45.83% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Wayne County has 41,979 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 21,965 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,014 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 19,139 units since the year 1990 when it had 22,840 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -2,826 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Wayne County has 1,997 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -4,868 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,865 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 13,706 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 6,481 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,225 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 8,870 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,836 for sale home units. There was an increase of 2,389 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Wayne County has 4,198 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,544 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 96 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,448 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 1,521 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,023 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 1,425 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Wayne County has 6 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -25 units since the year 2000 when it had 31 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -13 units since the year 1990 when it had 19 for migrant workers homes. There was an increase of 12 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 54,514 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 33,392 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,122 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 39,111 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,403 listed as vacant other units. Wayne County saw an increase of 5,719 units between 1990 and 2000.