Columbus County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Columbus County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Columbus County has 26,042 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,982 units since the year 2000 when it had 24,060 total units. It's an increase of 5,529 units since the year 1990 when it had 20,513 total home units. There was an increase of 3,547 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 26,042 total housing units, 86.36% are occupied homes, and 13.64% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 22,489 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,181 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,308 occupied homes. It's an increase of 4,030 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,459 occupied housing units. Columbus County saw an increase of 2,849 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 22,489 occupied housing units, 36.67% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 28.92% are renter occupied home units, and 34.41% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,504 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,477 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,027 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 2,045 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,459 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 568 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Columbus County has 8,247 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 7,738 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 3,553 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 801 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,752 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,499 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,054 vacant home units. There was an increase of 698 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Columbus County's 3,553 vacant housing units, 23.78% are for rent homes, 2.39% are rented - but not occupied units, 7.51% are for sale homes, 4.56% are sold - but not occupied home units, 19.65% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.62% are for migrant workers homes, and 41.49% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Columbus County has 845 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 224 units since the year 2000 when it had 621 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 433 units since the year 1990 when it had 412 for rent homes. Columbus County saw an increase of 209 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Columbus County has 85 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -113 units since the year 2000 when it had 198 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Columbus County has 267 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -14 units since the year 2000 when it had 281 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 91 units since the year 1990 when it had 176 for sale home units. There was an increase of 105 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Columbus County has 162 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 698 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 196 units since the year 2000 when it had 502 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 348 units since the year 1990 when it had 350 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Columbus County saw an increase of 152 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Columbus County has 22 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -40 units since the year 2000 when it had 62 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -18 units since the year 1990 when it had 40 for migrant workers homes. Columbus County saw an increase of 22 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Columbus County has 1,474 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 386 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,088 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 571 units since the year 1990 when it had 903 listed as vacant other housing units. Columbus County saw an increase of 185 units between 1990 and 2000.