Macon County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Macon County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Macon County has 25,245 total housing units. This is an increase of 4,499 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,746 total home units. It's an increase of 8,071 units since the year 1990 when it had 17,174 total housing units. Macon County saw an increase of 3,572 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Macon County's 25,245 total housing units, 57.8% are occupied housing units, and 42.2% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Macon County has 14,591 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,763 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,828 occupied units. It's an increase of 4,757 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,834 occupied units. There was an increase of 2,994 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Macon County's 14,591 occupied housing units, 43.35% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 22.66% are renter occupied housing units, and 33.99% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,307 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 911 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,396 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,612 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,695 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 701 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,325 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 4,959 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Macon County has 10,654 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,736 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,918 vacant units. It's an increase of 3,314 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,340 vacant homes. Macon County saw an increase of 578 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Macon County's 10,654 vacant housing units, 5.28% are for rent home units, 0.23% are rented - but not occupied units, 5.77% are for sale housing units, 0.64% are sold - but not occupied homes, 76.58% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.47% are for migrant workers homes, and 11.4% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 562 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 309 units since the year 2000 when it had 253 for rent homes. It's an increase of 297 units since the year 1990 when it had 265 for rent housing units. Macon County saw a decrease of -12 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Macon County has 24 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -110 units since the year 2000 when it had 134 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 615 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 322 units since the year 2000 when it had 293 for sale homes. It's an increase of 246 units since the year 1990 when it had 369 for sale housing units. Macon County saw a decrease of -76 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Macon County has 68 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 8,159 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,854 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,305 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 2,182 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,977 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Macon County saw an increase of 328 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 50 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 49 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 48 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,176 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 244 units since the year 2000 when it had 932 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 584 units since the year 1990 when it had 592 listed as vacant other homes. Macon County saw an increase of 340 units between 1990 and 2000.