Rutherford County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Rutherford County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 33,878 total housing units. This is an increase of 4,343 units since the year 2000 when it had 29,535 total units. It's an increase of 8,658 units since the year 1990 when it had 25,220 total housing units. There was an increase of 4,315 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 33,878 total housing units, 81.7% are occupied units, and 18.93% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 27,466 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,275 units since the year 2000 when it had 25,191 occupied homes. It's an increase of 5,268 units since the year 1990 when it had 22,198 occupied homes. There was an increase of 2,993 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Rutherford County's 27,466 occupied housing units, 41.1% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 28.2% are renter occupied home units, and 30.97% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Rutherford County has 7,697 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,270 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,427 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,710 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,987 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 440 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 11,263 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Rutherford County has 8,506 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Rutherford County has 6,412 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,068 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,344 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 3,390 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,022 vacant homes. Rutherford County saw an increase of 1,322 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,412 vacant housing units, 17.26% are for rent homes, 1.9% are rented - but not occupied home units, 8.47% are for sale home units, 2.7% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 41.94% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.8% are for migrant workers housing units, and 28.46% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Rutherford County has 1,107 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -262 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,369 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 561 units since the year 1990 when it had 546 for rent homes. Rutherford County saw an increase of 823 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 70 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -510 units since the year 2000 when it had 580 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 543 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 77 units since the year 2000 when it had 466 for sale home units. It's an increase of 284 units since the year 1990 when it had 259 for sale units. Rutherford County saw an increase of 207 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Rutherford County has 173 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Rutherford County has 2,689 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,176 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,513 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 1,411 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,278 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 235 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Rutherford County has 5 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 3 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers housing units. There was an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,825 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,413 units since the year 2000 when it had 412 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 1,077 units since the year 1990 when it had 748 listed as vacant other homes. There was a decrease of -336 units between 1990 and 2000.