Dakota County, Minnesota Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Dakota County, Minnesota

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 159,598 total housing units. This is an increase of 25,848 units since the year 2000 when it had 133,750 total units. It's an increase of 56,891 units since the year 1990 when it had 102,707 total home units. There was an increase of 31,043 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 159,598 total housing units, 95.28% are occupied homes, and 4.72% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 152,060 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 20,909 units since the year 2000 when it had 131,151 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 53,767 units since the year 1990 when it had 98,293 occupied housing units. Dakota County saw an increase of 32,858 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dakota County's 152,060 occupied housing units, 62.63% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 23.51% are renter occupied units, and 13.86% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Dakota County has 35,752 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 7,222 units since the year 2000 when it had 28,530 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 10,057 units since the year 1990 when it had 25,695 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 2,835 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 95,233 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 21,075 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 7,538 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 4,939 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,599 vacant home units. It's an increase of 3,124 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,414 vacant home units. There was a decrease of -1,815 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dakota County's 7,538 vacant housing units, 41.78% are for rent home units, 1.84% are rented - but not occupied units, 26.33% are for sale units, 4.43% are sold - but not occupied units, 9.72% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.5% are for migrant workers housing units, and 15.84% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Dakota County has 3,149 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,212 units since the year 2000 when it had 937 for rent home units. It's an increase of 1,132 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,017 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -1,080 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 139 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -198 units since the year 2000 when it had 337 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,985 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,521 units since the year 2000 when it had 464 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 676 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,309 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -845 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Dakota County has 334 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 733 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 352 units since the year 2000 when it had 381 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 513 units since the year 1990 when it had 220 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Dakota County saw an increase of 161 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Dakota County has 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 2 units since the year 2000 when it had 2 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. Dakota County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Dakota County has 1,194 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 716 units since the year 2000 when it had 478 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 774 units since the year 1990 when it had 420 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 58 units between 1990 and 2000.