Kings County, New York Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Kings County, New York

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Kings County has 1,000,293 total housing units. This is an increase of 69,427 units since the year 2000 when it had 930,866 total homes. It's an increase of 126,622 units since the year 1990 when it had 873,671 total home units. There was an increase of 57,195 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,000,293 total housing units, 91.66% are occupied units, and 8.34% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Kings County has 916,856 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 36,129 units since the year 2000 when it had 880,727 occupied units. It's an increase of 88,657 units since the year 1990 when it had 828,199 occupied units. There was an increase of 52,528 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Kings County's 916,856 occupied housing units, 18.79% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 72.27% are renter occupied housing units, and 8.94% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 662,615 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 20,255 units since the year 2000 when it had 642,360 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 49,204 units since the year 1990 when it had 613,411 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 28,949 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Kings County has 172,250 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Kings County has 81,991 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 83,437 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 33,298 units since the year 2000 when it had 50,139 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 37,965 units since the year 1990 when it had 45,472 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 4,667 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Kings County's 83,437 vacant housing units, 35.31% are for rent home units, 2.5% are rented - but not occupied units, 10.4% are for sale homes, 2.49% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 4.64% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.2% are for migrant workers home units, and 45% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 29,460 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 8,811 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,649 for rent home units. It's an increase of 5,267 units since the year 1990 when it had 24,193 for rent housing units. Kings County saw a decrease of -3,544 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Kings County has 2,090 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -2,973 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,063 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 8,378 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 4,448 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,930 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 3,285 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,093 for sale homes. There was a decrease of -1,163 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 2,080 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Kings County has 3,872 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,256 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,616 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 2,988 units since the year 1990 when it had 884 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Kings County saw an increase of 1,732 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Kings County has 13 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -34 units since the year 2000 when it had 47 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -57 units since the year 1990 when it had 70 for migrant workers home units. Kings County saw a decrease of -23 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Kings County has 37,544 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 19,710 units since the year 2000 when it had 17,834 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 28,361 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,183 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 8,651 units between 1990 and 2000.