Polk County, Minnesota Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Polk County, Minnesota

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Polk County has 14,610 total housing units. This is an increase of 602 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,008 total home units. It's an increase of 335 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,275 total homes. Polk County saw a decrease of -267 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 14,610 total housing units, 86.95% are occupied housing units, and 13.5% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 12,704 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 634 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,070 occupied homes. It's an increase of 720 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,984 occupied homes. Polk County saw an increase of 86 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 12,704 occupied housing units, 42.9% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 27.27% are renter occupied homes, and 29.83% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Polk County has 3,465 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 344 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,121 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 431 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,034 renter occupied home units. Polk County saw an increase of 87 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Polk County has 5,450 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Polk County has 3,789 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Polk County has 1,906 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -32 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,938 vacant housing units. It's a decrease of -385 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,291 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -353 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,906 vacant housing units, 12.22% are for rent homes, 0.84% are rented - but not occupied home units, 6.3% are for sale homes, 2.57% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 54.2% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.37% are for migrant workers home units, and 23.5% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Polk County has 233 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -80 units since the year 2000 when it had 313 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -363 units since the year 1990 when it had 596 for rent homes. There was a decrease of -283 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 16 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -49 units since the year 2000 when it had 65 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 120 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -108 units since the year 2000 when it had 228 for sale home units. It's a decrease of -33 units since the year 1990 when it had 153 for sale units. Polk County saw an increase of 75 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Polk County has 49 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Polk County has 1,033 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 107 units since the year 2000 when it had 926 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 147 units since the year 1990 when it had 886 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 40 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Polk County has 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 11 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -46 units since the year 1990 when it had 53 for migrant workers homes. Polk County saw a decrease of -42 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Polk County has 448 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 53 units since the year 2000 when it had 395 listed as vacant other units. It's a decrease of -70 units since the year 1990 when it had 518 listed as vacant other home units. Polk County saw a decrease of -123 units between 1990 and 2000.