Forsyth County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Forsyth County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 156,872 total housing units. This is an increase of 23,779 units since the year 2000 when it had 133,093 total units. It's an increase of 41,157 units since the year 1990 when it had 115,715 total units. Forsyth County saw an increase of 17,378 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Forsyth County's 156,872 total housing units, 89.99% are occupied housing units, and 10.1% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Forsyth County has 141,163 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 17,312 units since the year 2000 when it had 123,851 occupied units. It's an increase of 33,744 units since the year 1990 when it had 107,419 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 16,432 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 141,163 occupied housing units, 46.99% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 36.11% are renter occupied housing units, and 16.9% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 50,975 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 8,357 units since the year 2000 when it had 42,618 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 11,725 units since the year 1990 when it had 39,250 renter occupied housing units. Forsyth County saw an increase of 3,368 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Forsyth County has 66,326 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Forsyth County has 23,862 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 15,709 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 6,467 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,242 vacant units. It's an increase of 7,413 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,296 vacant units. Forsyth County saw an increase of 946 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Forsyth County's 15,709 vacant housing units, 47% are for rent housing units, 1.82% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 18.71% are for sale homes, 2.38% are sold - but not occupied homes, 4.23% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.6% are for migrant workers housing units, and 25.8% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 7,384 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,853 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,531 for rent home units. It's an increase of 3,230 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,154 for rent housing units. Forsyth County saw an increase of 377 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Forsyth County has 286 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -457 units since the year 2000 when it had 743 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 2,939 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,182 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,757 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 1,363 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,576 for sale home units. Forsyth County saw an increase of 181 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Forsyth County has 374 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Forsyth County has 664 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 220 units since the year 2000 when it had 444 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 413 units since the year 1990 when it had 251 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Forsyth County saw an increase of 193 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 9 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 10 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 3 units since the year 1990 when it had 6 for migrant workers home units. There was an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 4,053 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 2,296 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,757 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 2,564 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,489 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 268 units between 1990 and 2000.