Albany County, New York Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Albany County, New York

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 137,739 total housing units. This is an increase of 7,767 units since the year 2000 when it had 129,972 total home units. It's an increase of 13,484 units since the year 1990 when it had 124,255 total homes. There was an increase of 5,717 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Albany County's 137,739 total housing units, 91.66% are occupied units, and 8.34% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Albany County has 126,251 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,739 units since the year 2000 when it had 120,512 occupied units. It's an increase of 10,427 units since the year 1990 when it had 115,824 occupied home units. Albany County saw an increase of 4,688 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 126,251 occupied housing units, 39.72% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 42.51% are renter occupied units, and 17.77% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 53,674 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,696 units since the year 2000 when it had 50,978 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 3,881 units since the year 1990 when it had 49,793 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 1,185 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 50,144 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Albany County has 22,433 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 11,488 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,028 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,460 vacant units. It's an increase of 3,057 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,431 vacant homes. Albany County saw an increase of 1,029 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Albany County's 11,488 vacant housing units, 33.54% are for rent homes, 2.44% are rented - but not occupied home units, 10.17% are for sale units, 2.51% are sold - but not occupied home units, 14.27% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.7% are for migrant workers housing units, and 37.1% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Albany County has 3,853 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 284 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,569 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 501 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,352 for rent housing units. Albany County saw an increase of 217 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 280 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -397 units since the year 2000 when it had 677 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Albany County has 1,168 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -119 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,287 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 149 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,019 for sale housing units. Albany County saw an increase of 268 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Albany County has 288 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Albany County has 1,639 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 515 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,124 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 493 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,146 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was a decrease of -22 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Albany County has 8 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 6 units since the year 2000 when it had 2 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -14 units since the year 1990 when it had 22 for migrant workers housing units. Albany County saw a decrease of -20 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Albany County has 4,252 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,451 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,801 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 2,278 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,974 listed as vacant other housing units. Albany County saw an increase of 827 units between 1990 and 2000.