Blue Earth County, Minnesota Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Blue Earth County, Minnesota

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Blue Earth County has 26,202 total housing units. This is an increase of 4,231 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,971 total housing units. It's an increase of 5,844 units since the year 1990 when it had 20,358 total homes. Blue Earth County saw an increase of 1,613 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 26,202 total housing units, 93.29% are occupied housing units, and 6.71% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 24,445 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,383 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,062 occupied homes. It's an increase of 5,168 units since the year 1990 when it had 19,277 occupied units. There was an increase of 1,785 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Blue Earth County's 24,445 occupied housing units, 44.88% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 34.75% are renter occupied units, and 20.37% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 8,494 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,420 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,074 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,545 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,949 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 125 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Blue Earth County has 10,972 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Blue Earth County has 4,979 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,757 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 848 units since the year 2000 when it had 909 vacant units. It's an increase of 676 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,081 vacant housing units. Blue Earth County saw a decrease of -172 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Blue Earth County's 1,757 vacant housing units, 37.11% are for rent home units, 1.54% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 20.55% are for sale homes, 4.1% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 15.71% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.11% are for migrant workers units, and 20.89% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 652 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 420 units since the year 2000 when it had 232 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 275 units since the year 1990 when it had 377 for rent homes. Blue Earth County saw a decrease of -145 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 27 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -52 units since the year 2000 when it had 79 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Blue Earth County has 361 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 207 units since the year 2000 when it had 154 for sale home units. It's an increase of 222 units since the year 1990 when it had 139 for sale homes. Blue Earth County saw an increase of 15 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Blue Earth County has 72 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 276 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 11 units since the year 2000 when it had 265 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 18 units since the year 1990 when it had 258 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 7 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Blue Earth County has 2 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 2 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. There was an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 367 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 192 units since the year 2000 when it had 175 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 156 units since the year 1990 when it had 211 listed as vacant other home units. There was a decrease of -36 units between 1990 and 2000.