New Hanover County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for New Hanover County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

New Hanover County has 101,436 total housing units. This is an increase of 21,820 units since the year 2000 when it had 79,616 total homes. It's an increase of 44,360 units since the year 1990 when it had 57,076 total units. New Hanover County saw an increase of 22,540 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 101,436 total housing units, 84.83% are occupied homes, and 15.17% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 86,046 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 17,863 units since the year 2000 when it had 68,183 occupied units. It's an increase of 37,907 units since the year 1990 when it had 48,139 occupied homes. New Hanover County saw an increase of 20,044 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 86,046 occupied housing units, 45.28% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 40.23% are renter occupied units, and 14.49% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 34,617 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 10,543 units since the year 2000 when it had 24,074 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 16,671 units since the year 1990 when it had 17,946 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 6,128 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

New Hanover County has 38,962 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 12,467 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 15,390 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 3,957 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,433 vacant home units. It's an increase of 6,453 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,937 vacant units. New Hanover County saw an increase of 2,496 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 15,390 vacant housing units, 30.22% are for rent home units, 1.18% are rented - but not occupied home units, 12.49% are for sale home units, 2.9% are sold - but not occupied units, 43.47% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.6% are for migrant workers units, and 10.5% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 4,651 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 705 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,946 for rent homes. It's an increase of 1,688 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,963 for rent home units. There was an increase of 983 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 181 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -360 units since the year 2000 when it had 541 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

New Hanover County has 1,922 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 452 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,470 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 1,001 units since the year 1990 when it had 921 for sale units. New Hanover County saw an increase of 549 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

New Hanover County has 321 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

New Hanover County has 6,690 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 2,303 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,387 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 3,345 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,345 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. New Hanover County saw an increase of 1,042 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

New Hanover County has 9 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 7 units since the year 2000 when it had 2 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 7 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers housing units. New Hanover County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,616 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 529 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,087 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 606 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,010 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 77 units between 1990 and 2000.