### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 13,890 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,979 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,911 total home units. It's an increase of 4,967 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,923 total home units. Avery County saw an increase of 2,988 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 13,890 total housing units, 47.98% are occupied homes, and 52.2% are vacant homes.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Avery County has 6,664 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 132 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,532 occupied homes. It's an increase of 1,144 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,520 occupied homes. Avery County saw an increase of 1,012 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,664 occupied housing units, 35.16% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 23.51% are renter occupied housing units, and 41.33% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

Avery County has 1,567 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 300 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,267 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 518 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,049 renter occupied homes. Avery County saw an increase of 218 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Avery County has 2,343 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

There are 2,754 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 7,226 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,847 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,379 vacant units. It's an increase of 3,823 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,403 vacant units. There was an increase of 1,976 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Avery County's 7,226 vacant housing units, 6.23% are for rent housing units, 0.21% are rented - but not occupied home units, 3.31% are for sale home units, 0.46% are sold - but not occupied units, 83.9% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.11% are for migrant workers housing units, and 6.6% are listed as vacant other units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 450 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 292 units since the year 2000 when it had 158 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 327 units since the year 1990 when it had 123 for rent housing units. Avery County saw an increase of 35 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Avery County has 15 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -40 units since the year 2000 when it had 55 rented - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Avery County has 239 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 164 units since the year 2000 when it had 75 for sale home units. It's an increase of 139 units since the year 1990 when it had 100 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -25 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 33 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

There are 6,004 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,253 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,751 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 3,307 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,697 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 2,054 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 8 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 4 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 4 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Avery County has 477 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 141 units since the year 2000 when it had 336 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 14 units since the year 1990 when it had 463 listed as vacant other units. Avery County saw a decrease of -127 units between 1990 and 2000.