Lafayette County, Mississippi Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lafayette County, Mississippi

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Lafayette County has 22,729 total housing units. This is an increase of 6,142 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,587 total housing units. It's an increase of 10,251 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,478 total homes. There was an increase of 4,109 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lafayette County's 22,729 total housing units, 80.76% are occupied housing units, and 19.24% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Lafayette County has 18,356 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,983 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,373 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 7,266 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,090 occupied homes. There was an increase of 3,283 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 18,356 occupied housing units, 34.86% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 43.68% are renter occupied home units, and 21.46% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Lafayette County has 8,018 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,353 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,665 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 3,771 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,247 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 1,418 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Lafayette County has 6,398 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Lafayette County has 3,940 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Lafayette County has 4,373 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,159 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,214 vacant homes. It's an increase of 2,985 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,388 vacant units. Lafayette County saw an increase of 826 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lafayette County's 4,373 vacant housing units, 25.68% are for rent homes, 1.3% are rented - but not occupied home units, 11.41% are for sale units, 2.8% are sold - but not occupied units, 40.73% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.9% are for migrant workers housing units, and 18.71% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lafayette County has 1,123 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 459 units since the year 2000 when it had 664 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 777 units since the year 1990 when it had 346 for rent home units. There was an increase of 318 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lafayette County has 57 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -190 units since the year 2000 when it had 247 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 499 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 314 units since the year 2000 when it had 185 for sale units. It's an increase of 395 units since the year 1990 when it had 104 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 81 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 91 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Lafayette County has 1,781 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,089 units since the year 2000 when it had 692 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 1,212 units since the year 1990 when it had 569 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Lafayette County saw an increase of 123 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Lafayette County has 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers homes. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 3 for migrant workers housing units. There was an increase of 1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 818 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 396 units since the year 2000 when it had 422 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 519 units since the year 1990 when it had 299 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 123 units between 1990 and 2000.