### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 32,616 total housing units. This is an increase of 3,182 units since the year 2000 when it had 29,434 total units. It's an increase of 7,301 units since the year 1990 when it had 25,315 total homes. There was an increase of 4,119 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Cape Girardeau County's 32,616 total housing units, 91.51% are occupied home units, and 8.49% are vacant home units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Cape Girardeau County has 29,848 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,868 units since the year 2000 when it had 26,980 occupied home units. It's an increase of 6,458 units since the year 1990 when it had 23,390 occupied homes. Cape Girardeau County saw an increase of 3,590 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 29,848 occupied housing units, 43.97% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 34.17% are renter occupied housing units, and 21.87% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 10,198 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,681 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,517 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 2,647 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,551 renter occupied homes. Cape Girardeau County saw an increase of 966 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 13,123 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

Cape Girardeau County has 6,527 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,768 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 314 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,454 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 843 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,925 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 529 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 2,768 vacant housing units, 34.75% are for rent housing units, 1.88% are rented - but not occupied home units, 16.44% are for sale home units, 3.68% are sold - but not occupied homes, 9.68% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.94% are for migrant workers units, and 32.62% are listed as vacant other home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 962 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -17 units since the year 2000 when it had 979 for rent units. It's an increase of 197 units since the year 1990 when it had 765 for rent homes. There was an increase of 214 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 52 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -82 units since the year 2000 when it had 134 rented - but not occupied units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Cape Girardeau County has 455 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 459 for sale units. It's an increase of 172 units since the year 1990 when it had 283 for sale home units. Cape Girardeau County saw an increase of 176 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Cape Girardeau County has 102 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

Cape Girardeau County has 268 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 4 units since the year 2000 when it had 264 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 123 units since the year 1990 when it had 145 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Cape Girardeau County saw an increase of 119 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 26 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 22 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers homes. It's an increase of 25 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers home units. Cape Girardeau County saw an increase of 3 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Cape Girardeau County has 903 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 289 units since the year 2000 when it had 614 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 424 units since the year 1990 when it had 479 listed as vacant other home units. Cape Girardeau County saw an increase of 135 units between 1990 and 2000.