Rensselaer County, New York Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Rensselaer County, New York

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 71,475 total housing units. This is an increase of 5,355 units since the year 2000 when it had 66,120 total home units. It's an increase of 8,884 units since the year 1990 when it had 62,591 total home units. There was an increase of 3,529 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 71,475 total housing units, 90.52% are occupied units, and 9.48% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Rensselaer County has 64,702 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 4,808 units since the year 2000 when it had 59,894 occupied units. It's an increase of 7,090 units since the year 1990 when it had 57,612 occupied units. There was an increase of 2,282 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 64,702 occupied housing units, 43.74% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 36.11% are renter occupied housing units, and 20.14% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 23,366 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,344 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,022 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 2,565 units since the year 1990 when it had 20,801 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 221 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Rensselaer County has 28,302 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 13,034 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Rensselaer County has 6,773 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 547 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,226 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,794 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,979 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 1,247 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,773 vacant housing units, 28.2% are for rent homes, 1.37% are rented - but not occupied units, 10.11% are for sale home units, 2.58% are sold - but not occupied home units, 22.25% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.1% are for migrant workers housing units, and 35.55% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,898 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 86 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,812 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 451 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,447 for rent home units. There was an increase of 365 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 93 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -359 units since the year 2000 when it had 452 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 685 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -45 units since the year 2000 when it had 730 for sale homes. It's an increase of 102 units since the year 1990 when it had 583 for sale units. There was an increase of 147 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Rensselaer County has 175 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Rensselaer County has 1,507 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 162 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,345 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 250 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,257 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Rensselaer County saw an increase of 88 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Rensselaer County has 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 6 for migrant workers homes. It's an increase of 6 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers homes. There was an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Rensselaer County has 2,408 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 527 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,881 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 1,076 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,332 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 549 units between 1990 and 2000.