Forrest County, Mississippi Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Forrest County, Mississippi

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Forrest County has 32,289 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,376 units since the year 2000 when it had 29,913 total units. It's an increase of 4,549 units since the year 1990 when it had 27,740 total homes. Forrest County saw an increase of 2,173 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Forrest County's 32,289 total housing units, 89.3% are occupied housing units, and 10.97% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Forrest County has 28,746 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,563 units since the year 2000 when it had 27,183 occupied home units. It's an increase of 3,596 units since the year 1990 when it had 25,150 occupied units. Forrest County saw an increase of 2,033 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 28,746 occupied housing units, 35.37% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 41.6% are renter occupied home units, and 23.3% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Forrest County has 11,957 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,139 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,818 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 2,131 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,826 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 992 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 10,168 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,621 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Forrest County has 3,543 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 813 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,730 vacant home units. It's an increase of 953 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,590 vacant home units. There was an increase of 140 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 3,543 vacant housing units, 42.42% are for rent home units, 1.35% are rented - but not occupied units, 11.66% are for sale units, 2.34% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 8.89% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.17% are for migrant workers housing units, and 33.16% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,503 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 298 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,205 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 536 units since the year 1990 when it had 967 for rent units. Forrest County saw an increase of 238 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 48 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -132 units since the year 2000 when it had 180 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Forrest County has 413 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 116 units since the year 2000 when it had 297 for sale homes. It's an increase of 44 units since the year 1990 when it had 369 for sale home units. Forrest County saw a decrease of -72 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 83 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 315 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 140 units since the year 2000 when it had 175 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 181 units since the year 1990 when it had 134 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 41 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Forrest County has 6 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 6 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 6 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. Forrest County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,175 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 302 units since the year 2000 when it had 873 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 541 units since the year 1990 when it had 634 listed as vacant other housing units. Forrest County saw an increase of 239 units between 1990 and 2000.