Cherokee County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Cherokee County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 17,515 total housing units. This is an increase of 4,016 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,499 total homes. It's an increase of 7,196 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,319 total home units. There was an increase of 3,180 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 17,515 total housing units, 67.1% are occupied homes, and 32.9% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 11,753 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,417 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,336 occupied home units. It's an increase of 3,787 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,966 occupied homes. Cherokee County saw an increase of 2,370 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 11,753 occupied housing units, 39.54% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 20.18% are renter occupied homes, and 40.28% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 2,372 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 528 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,844 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 860 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,512 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 332 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Cherokee County has 4,647 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 4,734 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Cherokee County has 5,762 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,599 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,163 vacant units. It's an increase of 3,409 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,353 vacant housing units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 810 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 5,762 vacant housing units, 6.39% are for rent home units, 0.42% are rented - but not occupied homes, 9.49% are for sale homes, 0.78% are sold - but not occupied units, 63.68% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.2% are for migrant workers home units, and 19.23% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Cherokee County has 368 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 170 units since the year 2000 when it had 198 for rent home units. It's an increase of 224 units since the year 1990 when it had 144 for rent home units. There was an increase of 54 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 24 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -82 units since the year 2000 when it had 106 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Cherokee County has 547 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 309 units since the year 2000 when it had 238 for sale units. It's an increase of 341 units since the year 1990 when it had 206 for sale home units. There was an increase of 32 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Cherokee County has 45 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Cherokee County has 3,669 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,759 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,910 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 2,402 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,267 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 643 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Cherokee County has 1 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -3 units since the year 1990 when it had 4 for migrant workers units. Cherokee County saw a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Cherokee County has 1,108 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 400 units since the year 2000 when it had 708 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 504 units since the year 1990 when it had 604 listed as vacant other home units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 104 units between 1990 and 2000.