Durham County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Durham County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 120,217 total housing units. This is an increase of 24,765 units since the year 2000 when it had 95,452 total home units. It's an increase of 42,507 units since the year 1990 when it had 77,710 total homes. Durham County saw an increase of 17,742 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 120,217 total housing units, 90.96% are occupied units, and 9.4% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 109,348 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 20,333 units since the year 2000 when it had 89,015 occupied homes. It's an increase of 37,051 units since the year 1990 when it had 72,297 occupied units. Durham County saw an increase of 16,718 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 109,348 occupied housing units, 44.5% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 45.77% are renter occupied units, and 10.18% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 50,049 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 9,334 units since the year 2000 when it had 40,715 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 16,045 units since the year 1990 when it had 34,004 renter occupied homes. Durham County saw an increase of 6,711 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 48,169 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Durham County has 11,130 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 10,869 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 4,432 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,437 vacant homes. It's an increase of 5,456 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,413 vacant homes. There was an increase of 1,024 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 10,869 vacant housing units, 52.44% are for rent housing units, 1.53% are rented - but not occupied home units, 17.3% are for sale housing units, 3.63% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 4.4% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.3% are for migrant workers housing units, and 21.3% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Durham County has 5,700 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,795 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,905 for rent home units. It's an increase of 2,857 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,843 for rent home units. There was an increase of 62 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Durham County has 166 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -310 units since the year 2000 when it had 476 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,880 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 759 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,121 for sale units. It's an increase of 974 units since the year 1990 when it had 906 for sale units. There was an increase of 215 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Durham County has 395 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Durham County has 439 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -78 units since the year 2000 when it had 517 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 195 units since the year 1990 when it had 244 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 273 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Durham County has 2,286 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 870 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,416 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 1,351 units since the year 1990 when it had 935 listed as vacant other home units. There was an increase of 481 units between 1990 and 2000.