Gaston County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Gaston County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Gaston County has 88,686 total housing units. This is an increase of 9,844 units since the year 2000 when it had 78,842 total homes. It's an increase of 19,553 units since the year 1990 when it had 69,133 total housing units. There was an increase of 9,709 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Gaston County's 88,686 total housing units, 90.6% are occupied homes, and 9.94% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Gaston County has 79,867 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,931 units since the year 2000 when it had 73,936 occupied home units. It's an increase of 14,520 units since the year 1990 when it had 65,347 occupied home units. Gaston County saw an increase of 8,589 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 79,867 occupied housing units, 47.81% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 32.55% are renter occupied units, and 19.65% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Gaston County has 25,994 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,959 units since the year 2000 when it had 23,035 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 5,932 units since the year 1990 when it had 20,062 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 2,973 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Gaston County has 38,181 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 15,692 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Gaston County has 8,819 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 3,913 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,906 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 5,033 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,786 vacant housing units. Gaston County saw an increase of 1,120 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Gaston County's 8,819 vacant housing units, 39.22% are for rent housing units, 1.37% are rented - but not occupied home units, 17.56% are for sale housing units, 2.88% are sold - but not occupied homes, 3.32% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0% are for migrant workers home units, and 35.64% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Gaston County has 3,459 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,608 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,851 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 1,765 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,694 for rent homes. Gaston County saw an increase of 157 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Gaston County has 121 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -360 units since the year 2000 when it had 481 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Gaston County has 1,549 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 721 units since the year 2000 when it had 828 for sale homes. It's an increase of 1,032 units since the year 1990 when it had 517 for sale homes. Gaston County saw an increase of 311 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Gaston County has 254 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Gaston County has 293 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 89 units since the year 2000 when it had 204 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 98 units since the year 1990 when it had 195 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Gaston County saw an increase of 9 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Gaston County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. There was an increase of 1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 3,143 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,602 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,541 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 2,193 units since the year 1990 when it had 950 listed as vacant other home units. Gaston County saw an increase of 591 units between 1990 and 2000.