Dare County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Dare County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Dare County has 33,492 total housing units. This is an increase of 6,821 units since the year 2000 when it had 26,671 total home units. It's an increase of 11,925 units since the year 1990 when it had 21,567 total housing units. There was an increase of 5,104 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dare County's 33,492 total housing units, 42.8% are occupied units, and 57.2% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 14,335 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,645 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,690 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 4,986 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,349 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 3,341 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dare County's 14,335 occupied housing units, 50.32% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 29.42% are renter occupied homes, and 20.26% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Dare County has 4,217 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 987 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,230 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,516 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,701 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 529 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 7,214 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Dare County has 2,904 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 19,157 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 5,176 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,981 vacant home units. It's an increase of 6,939 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,218 vacant units. Dare County saw an increase of 1,763 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Dare County's 19,157 vacant housing units, 17.92% are for rent units, 0.26% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 2.15% are for sale housing units, 0.18% are sold - but not occupied units, 76.95% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.3% are for migrant workers home units, and 2.52% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 3,433 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 3,156 units since the year 2000 when it had 277 for rent housing units. It's a decrease of -293 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,726 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -3,449 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 49 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -21 units since the year 2000 when it had 70 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 411 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 294 units since the year 2000 when it had 117 for sale units. It's a decrease of -18 units since the year 1990 when it had 429 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -312 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 34 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Dare County has 14,742 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,387 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,355 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 8,327 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,415 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 6,940 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Dare County has 5 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers units. Dare County saw an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Dare County has 483 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 326 units since the year 2000 when it had 157 listed as vacant other units. It's a decrease of -900 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,383 listed as vacant other home units. Dare County saw a decrease of -1,226 units between 1990 and 2000.