Chatham County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Chatham County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 28,753 total housing units. This is an increase of 7,395 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,358 total homes. It's an increase of 12,111 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,642 total units. There was an increase of 4,716 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chatham County's 28,753 total housing units, 89.89% are occupied units, and 10.11% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Chatham County has 25,845 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6,104 units since the year 2000 when it had 19,741 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 10,552 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,293 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 4,448 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chatham County's 25,845 occupied housing units, 50.21% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 22.63% are renter occupied units, and 27.15% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 5,850 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,348 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,502 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 2,346 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,504 renter occupied units. Chatham County saw an increase of 998 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 12,977 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 7,018 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Chatham County has 2,908 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,291 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,617 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,559 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,349 vacant units. There was an increase of 268 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chatham County's 2,908 vacant housing units, 20.36% are for rent units, 0.86% are rented - but not occupied homes, 16.9% are for sale homes, 5.88% are sold - but not occupied units, 10.69% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.21% are for migrant workers homes, and 45.91% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 592 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 254 units since the year 2000 when it had 338 for rent home units. It's an increase of 284 units since the year 1990 when it had 308 for rent home units. Chatham County saw an increase of 30 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 25 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -132 units since the year 2000 when it had 157 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Chatham County has 468 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 257 units since the year 2000 when it had 211 for sale units. It's an increase of 337 units since the year 1990 when it had 131 for sale home units. Chatham County saw an increase of 80 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Chatham County has 171 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 311 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 147 units since the year 2000 when it had 164 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 187 units since the year 1990 when it had 124 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Chatham County saw an increase of 40 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 6 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 2 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 5 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,335 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 592 units since the year 2000 when it had 743 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 713 units since the year 1990 when it had 622 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 121 units between 1990 and 2000.