### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 7,289 total housing units. This is an increase of 846 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,443 total home units. It's an increase of 1,379 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,910 total homes. Chowan County saw an increase of 533 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 7,289 total housing units, 83.13% are occupied housing units, and 16.87% are vacant homes.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Chowan County has 6,059 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 479 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,580 occupied home units. It's an increase of 946 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,113 occupied homes. Chowan County saw an increase of 467 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chowan County's 6,059 occupied housing units, 41.44% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 30.76% are renter occupied housing units, and 27.79% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

Chowan County has 1,864 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 315 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,549 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 362 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,502 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 47 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 2,511 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

There are 1,684 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Chowan County has 1,230 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 367 units since the year 2000 when it had 863 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 433 units since the year 1990 when it had 797 vacant housing units. Chowan County saw an increase of 66 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chowan County's 1,230 vacant housing units, 15.4% are for rent home units, 1.87% are rented - but not occupied home units, 11.22% are for sale home units, 2.2% are sold - but not occupied home units, 31.95% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.33% are for migrant workers units, and 37.4% are listed as vacant other units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Chowan County has 185 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 67 units since the year 2000 when it had 118 for rent homes. It's an increase of 72 units since the year 1990 when it had 113 for rent units. Chowan County saw an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Chowan County has 23 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -49 units since the year 2000 when it had 72 rented - but not occupied home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 138 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 22 units since the year 2000 when it had 116 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 35 units since the year 1990 when it had 103 for sale housing units. Chowan County saw an increase of 13 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 27 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

There are 393 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 56 units since the year 2000 when it had 337 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 47 units since the year 1990 when it had 346 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Chowan County saw a decrease of -9 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 3 for migrant workers home units. Chowan County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 460 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 245 units since the year 2000 when it had 215 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 276 units since the year 1990 when it had 184 listed as vacant other home units. There was an increase of 31 units between 1990 and 2000.