Swain County, North Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Swain County, North Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Swain County has 8,723 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,618 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,105 total units. It's an increase of 3,059 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,664 total units. There was an increase of 1,441 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Swain County's 8,723 total housing units, 65.2% are occupied units, and 34.98% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Swain County has 5,672 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 535 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,137 occupied units. It's an increase of 1,499 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,173 occupied homes. There was an increase of 964 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 5,672 occupied housing units, 33.6% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 25.92% are renter occupied homes, and 40.48% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Swain County has 1,470 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 279 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,191 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 482 units since the year 1990 when it had 988 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 203 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Swain County has 1,906 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,296 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Swain County has 3,051 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,083 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,968 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,560 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,491 vacant units. Swain County saw an increase of 477 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Swain County's 3,051 vacant housing units, 14.45% are for rent homes, 0.82% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 3.93% are for sale housing units, 1.28% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 63.85% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.26% are for migrant workers homes, and 15.4% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 441 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 283 units since the year 2000 when it had 158 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 285 units since the year 1990 when it had 156 for rent home units. Swain County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Swain County has 25 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -35 units since the year 2000 when it had 60 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Swain County has 120 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 29 units since the year 2000 when it had 91 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 37 units since the year 1990 when it had 83 for sale housing units. Swain County saw an increase of 8 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 39 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Swain County has 1,948 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 667 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,281 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 997 units since the year 1990 when it had 951 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 330 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Swain County has 8 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 7 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 8 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. There was an increase of 1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 470 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 93 units since the year 2000 when it had 377 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 294 units since the year 1990 when it had 176 listed as vacant other housing units. Swain County saw an increase of 201 units between 1990 and 2000.