### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Sussex County has 62,057 total housing units. This is an increase of 5,529 units since the year 2000 when it had 56,528 total housing units. It's an increase of 10,483 units since the year 1990 when it had 51,574 total units. Sussex County saw an increase of 4,954 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Sussex County's 62,057 total housing units, 88.23% are occupied homes, and 11.77% are vacant homes.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Sussex County has 54,752 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,921 units since the year 2000 when it had 50,831 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 10,296 units since the year 1990 when it had 44,456 occupied units. There was an increase of 6,375 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Sussex County's 54,752 occupied housing units, 66.65% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 15.7% are renter occupied housing units, and 17.65% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

Sussex County has 8,596 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -196 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,792 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 714 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,882 renter occupied homes. Sussex County saw an increase of 910 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 36,490 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

There are 9,666 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 7,305 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,608 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,697 vacant units. It's an increase of 187 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,118 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -1,421 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Sussex County's 7,305 vacant housing units, 11.18% are for rent homes, 0.94% are rented - but not occupied units, 12.31% are for sale home units, 2.51% are sold - but not occupied homes, 56.73% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.4% are for migrant workers home units, and 16.29% are listed as vacant other units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Sussex County has 817 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 354 units since the year 2000 when it had 463 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 50 units since the year 1990 when it had 767 for rent housing units. Sussex County saw a decrease of -304 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 69 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -240 units since the year 2000 when it had 309 rented - but not occupied homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 899 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 253 units since the year 2000 when it had 646 for sale units. It's a decrease of -452 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,351 for sale homes. Sussex County saw a decrease of -705 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 183 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

There are 4,144 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 569 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,575 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 308 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,836 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was a decrease of -261 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Sussex County has 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 2 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -13 units since the year 1990 when it had 16 for migrant workers housing units. Sussex County saw a decrease of -14 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 1,190 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 488 units since the year 2000 when it had 702 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 447 units since the year 1990 when it had 743 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -41 units between 1990 and 2000.