Polk County, Missouri Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Polk County, Missouri

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 13,304 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,121 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,183 total homes. It's an increase of 4,325 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,979 total units. Polk County saw an increase of 2,204 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Polk County's 13,304 total housing units, 87.77% are occupied homes, and 12.23% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 11,677 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,760 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,917 occupied homes. It's an increase of 3,646 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,031 occupied home units. Polk County saw an increase of 1,886 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Polk County's 11,677 occupied housing units, 43.51% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 29.13% are renter occupied housing units, and 27.35% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,402 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 706 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,696 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,276 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,126 renter occupied units. Polk County saw an increase of 570 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 5,081 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,194 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Polk County has 1,627 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 361 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,266 vacant units. It's an increase of 679 units since the year 1990 when it had 948 vacant home units. There was an increase of 318 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,627 vacant housing units, 21.82% are for rent homes, 0.61% are rented - but not occupied units, 15.8% are for sale units, 3.69% are sold - but not occupied homes, 18.13% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0% are for migrant workers home units, and 39.95% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Polk County has 355 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 8 units since the year 2000 when it had 347 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 204 units since the year 1990 when it had 151 for rent housing units. Polk County saw an increase of 196 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 10 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -115 units since the year 2000 when it had 125 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 257 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -17 units since the year 2000 when it had 274 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 128 units since the year 1990 when it had 129 for sale home units. Polk County saw an increase of 145 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Polk County has 60 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Polk County has 295 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 46 units since the year 2000 when it had 249 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 71 units since the year 1990 when it had 224 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 25 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Polk County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 2 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -2 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers home units. Polk County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 650 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 381 units since the year 2000 when it had 269 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 323 units since the year 1990 when it had 327 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -58 units between 1990 and 2000.