### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 61,974 total housing units. This is an increase of 11,683 units since the year 2000 when it had 50,291 total housing units. It's an increase of 18,168 units since the year 1990 when it had 43,806 total homes. There was an increase of 6,485 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 61,974 total housing units, 90.73% are occupied units, and 9.27% are vacant housing units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Stearns County has 56,232 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 8,628 units since the year 2000 when it had 47,604 occupied homes. It's an increase of 16,456 units since the year 1990 when it had 39,776 occupied home units. There was an increase of 7,828 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Stearns County's 56,232 occupied housing units, 49.54% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 28.39% are renter occupied housing units, and 22.6% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 15,967 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,487 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,480 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 4,609 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,358 renter occupied homes. Stearns County saw an increase of 1,122 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 27,859 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Stearns County has 12,406 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Stearns County has 5,742 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 3,055 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,687 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,712 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,030 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -1,343 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 5,742 vacant housing units, 25.8% are for rent homes, 1.41% are rented - but not occupied homes, 10.99% are for sale units, 2.2% are sold - but not occupied home units, 45.75% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.2% are for migrant workers housing units, and 14.73% are listed as vacant other housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Stearns County has 1,440 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 976 units since the year 2000 when it had 464 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 680 units since the year 1990 when it had 760 for rent home units. Stearns County saw a decrease of -296 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Stearns County has 81 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -118 units since the year 2000 when it had 199 rented - but not occupied units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Stearns County has 631 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 371 units since the year 2000 when it had 260 for sale home units. It's an increase of 239 units since the year 1990 when it had 392 for sale units. There was a decrease of -132 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Stearns County has 116 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Stearns County has 2,627 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,254 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,373 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 249 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,378 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was a decrease of -1,005 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Stearns County has 1 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -37 units since the year 2000 when it had 38 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers homes. Stearns County saw an increase of 36 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 846 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 493 units since the year 2000 when it had 353 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 540 units since the year 1990 when it had 306 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 47 units between 1990 and 2000.