### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 48,179 total housing units. This is an increase of 7,232 units since the year 2000 when it had 40,947 total homes. It's an increase of 13,603 units since the year 1990 when it had 34,576 total units. Carteret County saw an increase of 6,371 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Carteret County's 48,179 total housing units, 59.92% are occupied homes, and 40.8% are vacant housing units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Carteret County has 28,870 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,666 units since the year 2000 when it had 25,204 occupied homes. It's an increase of 7,632 units since the year 1990 when it had 21,238 occupied units. Carteret County saw an increase of 3,966 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Carteret County's 28,870 occupied housing units, 43.79% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 28.64% are renter occupied units, and 27.58% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 8,268 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,380 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,888 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 2,791 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,477 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 411 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 12,641 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

Carteret County has 7,961 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 19,309 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 3,566 units since the year 2000 when it had 15,743 vacant units. It's an increase of 5,971 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,338 vacant units. There was an increase of 2,405 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 19,309 vacant housing units, 9.1% are for rent units, 0.36% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 4.4% are for sale units, 0.76% are sold - but not occupied homes, 79.77% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.2% are for migrant workers homes, and 5.69% are listed as vacant other homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,740 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 872 units since the year 2000 when it had 868 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 22 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,718 for rent housing units. Carteret County saw a decrease of -850 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Carteret County has 69 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -311 units since the year 2000 when it had 380 rented - but not occupied home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Carteret County has 850 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 404 units since the year 2000 when it had 446 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 298 units since the year 1990 when it had 552 for sale units. Carteret County saw a decrease of -106 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 146 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

Carteret County has 15,402 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 2,069 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,333 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 5,264 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,138 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 3,195 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Carteret County has 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 8 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 4 for migrant workers homes. Carteret County saw an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 1,098 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 390 units since the year 2000 when it had 708 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 396 units since the year 1990 when it had 702 listed as vacant other housing units. Carteret County saw an increase of 6 units between 1990 and 2000.