Mississippi Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Mississippi

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Mississippi has 1,274,719 total housing units. This is an increase of 112,766 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,161,953 total home units. It's an increase of 264,296 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,010,423 total home units. Mississippi saw an increase of 151,530 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Mississippi's 1,274,719 total housing units, 87.53% are occupied home units, and 12.47% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 1,115,768 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 69,334 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,046,434 occupied homes. It's an increase of 204,394 units since the year 1990 when it had 911,374 occupied home units. Mississippi saw an increase of 135,060 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Mississippi's 1,115,768 occupied housing units, 40.73% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 30.36% are renter occupied units, and 28.92% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 338,695 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 49,228 units since the year 2000 when it had 289,467 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 78,908 units since the year 1990 when it had 259,787 renter occupied home units. Mississippi saw an increase of 29,680 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Mississippi has 454,408 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 322,665 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 158,951 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 43,432 units since the year 2000 when it had 115,519 vacant home units. It's an increase of 59,902 units since the year 1990 when it had 99,049 vacant units. Mississippi saw an increase of 16,470 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 158,951 vacant housing units, 28.14% are for rent units, 1.21% are rented - but not occupied units, 10.62% are for sale homes, 3.9% are sold - but not occupied home units, 18.16% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.2% are for migrant workers housing units, and 38.57% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Mississippi has 44,735 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 15,249 units since the year 2000 when it had 29,486 for rent home units. It's an increase of 17,496 units since the year 1990 when it had 27,239 for rent home units. There was an increase of 2,247 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Mississippi has 1,920 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -8,115 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,035 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Mississippi has 16,886 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 4,430 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,456 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 4,224 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,662 for sale homes. There was a decrease of -206 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Mississippi has 4,915 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Mississippi has 28,867 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 7,022 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,845 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 12,865 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,002 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Mississippi saw an increase of 5,843 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Mississippi has 318 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 19 units since the year 2000 when it had 299 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -28 units since the year 1990 when it had 346 for migrant workers homes. Mississippi saw a decrease of -47 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Mississippi has 61,310 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 19,912 units since the year 2000 when it had 41,398 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 28,244 units since the year 1990 when it had 33,066 listed as vacant other units. Mississippi saw an increase of 8,332 units between 1990 and 2000.