### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 7,842 total housing units. This is an increase of 595 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,247 total home units. It's an increase of 1,060 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,782 total housing units. Bates County saw an increase of 465 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Bates County's 7,842 total housing units, 86% are occupied units, and 14% are vacant units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,744 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 233 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,511 occupied units. It's an increase of 826 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,918 occupied home units. There was an increase of 593 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,744 occupied housing units, 42.9% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 25.92% are renter occupied home units, and 31.18% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

Bates County has 1,748 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 127 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,621 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 243 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,505 renter occupied home units. Bates County saw an increase of 116 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,893 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Bates County has 2,103 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Bates County has 1,098 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 362 units since the year 2000 when it had 736 vacant units. It's an increase of 234 units since the year 1990 when it had 864 vacant home units. Bates County saw a decrease of -128 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,098 vacant housing units, 25.41% are for rent homes, 0.46% are rented - but not occupied units, 14.3% are for sale housing units, 6.19% are sold - but not occupied units, 11.66% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.9% are for migrant workers homes, and 42.17% are listed as vacant other housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 279 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 155 units since the year 2000 when it had 124 for rent homes. It's an increase of 104 units since the year 1990 when it had 175 for rent units. Bates County saw a decrease of -51 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Bates County has 5 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -103 units since the year 2000 when it had 108 rented - but not occupied units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Bates County has 154 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 156 for sale home units. It's an increase of 19 units since the year 1990 when it had 135 for sale home units. There was an increase of 21 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Bates County has 68 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 128 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -12 units since the year 2000 when it had 140 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 28 units since the year 1990 when it had 100 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 40 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 1 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. Bates County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Bates County has 463 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 255 units since the year 2000 when it had 208 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 119 units since the year 1990 when it had 344 listed as vacant other housing units. There was a decrease of -136 units between 1990 and 2000.