Hancock County, Mississippi Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Hancock County, Mississippi

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Hancock County has 21,840 total housing units. This is an increase of 768 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,072 total home units. It's an increase of 5,279 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,561 total housing units. There was an increase of 4,511 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 21,840 total housing units, 79.58% are occupied housing units, and 20.42% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Hancock County has 17,380 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 483 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,897 occupied units. It's an increase of 5,563 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,817 occupied homes. Hancock County saw an increase of 5,080 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hancock County's 17,380 occupied housing units, 41.66% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 23.13% are renter occupied homes, and 35.21% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,020 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 570 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,450 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 1,542 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,478 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 972 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Hancock County has 7,240 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,120 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 4,460 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 285 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,175 vacant units. It's a decrease of -284 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,744 vacant homes. Hancock County saw a decrease of -569 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 4,460 vacant housing units, 26.75% are for rent homes, 0.78% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 14.37% are for sale homes, 3.59% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 32.15% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.16% are for migrant workers units, and 22.2% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,193 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 570 units since the year 2000 when it had 623 for rent home units. It's an increase of 792 units since the year 1990 when it had 401 for rent housing units. Hancock County saw an increase of 222 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 35 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -147 units since the year 2000 when it had 182 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 641 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 351 units since the year 2000 when it had 290 for sale homes. It's an increase of 275 units since the year 1990 when it had 366 for sale units. Hancock County saw a decrease of -76 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 160 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 1,434 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -939 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,373 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's a decrease of -1,168 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,602 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was a decrease of -229 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Hancock County has 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 8 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 7 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. Hancock County saw an increase of 8 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 990 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 291 units since the year 2000 when it had 699 listed as vacant other housing units. It's a decrease of -44 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,034 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -335 units between 1990 and 2000.