Mcdowell County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Mcdowell County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Mcdowell County has 20,808 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,431 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,377 total units. It's an increase of 5,717 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,091 total homes. Mcdowell County saw an increase of 3,286 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Mcdowell County's 20,808 total housing units, 85.73% are occupied home units, and 14.27% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Mcdowell County has 17,838 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,234 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,604 occupied home units. It's an increase of 4,158 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,680 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 2,924 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 17,838 occupied housing units, 40.76% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 26.49% are renter occupied homes, and 32.75% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,726 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 944 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,782 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,589 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,137 renter occupied homes. Mcdowell County saw an increase of 645 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Mcdowell County has 7,270 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Mcdowell County has 5,842 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Mcdowell County has 2,970 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,197 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,773 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,559 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,411 vacant homes. There was an increase of 362 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Mcdowell County's 2,970 vacant housing units, 15.42% are for rent housing units, 1.11% are rented - but not occupied units, 8.45% are for sale units, 2.22% are sold - but not occupied home units, 39.53% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.1% are for migrant workers housing units, and 33.16% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Mcdowell County has 458 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 188 units since the year 2000 when it had 270 for rent units. It's an increase of 195 units since the year 1990 when it had 263 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 7 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 33 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -526 units since the year 2000 when it had 559 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Mcdowell County has 251 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 99 units since the year 2000 when it had 152 for sale units. It's an increase of 90 units since the year 1990 when it had 161 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -9 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Mcdowell County has 66 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Mcdowell County has 1,174 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 601 units since the year 2000 when it had 573 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 856 units since the year 1990 when it had 318 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Mcdowell County saw an increase of 255 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Mcdowell County has 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 3 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 3 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 985 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 766 units since the year 2000 when it had 219 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 414 units since the year 1990 when it had 571 listed as vacant other homes. Mcdowell County saw a decrease of -352 units between 1990 and 2000.