Lamar County, Mississippi Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lamar County, Mississippi

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 24,070 total housing units. This is an increase of 8,637 units since the year 2000 when it had 15,433 total home units. It's an increase of 12,221 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,849 total housing units. Lamar County saw an increase of 3,584 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 24,070 total housing units, 89.5% are occupied home units, and 10.5% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Lamar County has 21,542 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 7,146 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,396 occupied units. It's an increase of 10,659 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,883 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 3,513 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lamar County's 21,542 occupied housing units, 43.19% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 33.17% are renter occupied units, and 23.63% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 7,146 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,659 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,487 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 4,455 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,691 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 796 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 9,305 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Lamar County has 5,091 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,528 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,491 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,037 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,562 units since the year 1990 when it had 966 vacant homes. There was an increase of 71 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lamar County's 2,528 vacant housing units, 35.28% are for rent home units, 1.27% are rented - but not occupied homes, 13.57% are for sale home units, 2.2% are sold - but not occupied units, 22.11% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.47% are for migrant workers homes, and 25.28% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lamar County has 892 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 572 units since the year 2000 when it had 320 for rent units. It's an increase of 597 units since the year 1990 when it had 295 for rent units. There was an increase of 25 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lamar County has 32 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -26 units since the year 2000 when it had 58 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 343 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 181 units since the year 2000 when it had 162 for sale units. It's an increase of 183 units since the year 1990 when it had 160 for sale units. Lamar County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 51 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Lamar County has 559 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 459 units since the year 2000 when it had 100 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 452 units since the year 1990 when it had 107 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was a decrease of -7 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 12 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 12 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 10 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers units. Lamar County saw a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 639 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 242 units since the year 2000 when it had 397 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 318 units since the year 1990 when it had 321 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 76 units between 1990 and 2000.