### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 19,163 total housing units. This is an increase of 3,610 units since the year 2000 when it had 15,553 total homes. It's an increase of 6,270 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,893 total housing units. There was an increase of 2,660 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Transylvania County's 19,163 total housing units, 75.11% are occupied units, and 24.89% are vacant home units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Transylvania County has 14,394 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,074 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,320 occupied homes. It's an increase of 4,470 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,924 occupied home units. Transylvania County saw an increase of 2,396 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Transylvania County's 14,394 occupied housing units, 39.57% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 24.46% are renter occupied homes, and 35.97% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,521 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 982 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,539 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 1,425 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,096 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 443 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Transylvania County has 5,696 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Transylvania County has 5,177 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 4,769 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,536 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,233 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,800 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,969 vacant homes. There was an increase of 264 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Transylvania County's 4,769 vacant housing units, 8.91% are for rent housing units, 0.44% are rented - but not occupied homes, 8.74% are for sale housing units, 0.75% are sold - but not occupied homes, 66.3% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.19% are for migrant workers home units, and 14.66% are listed as vacant other homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 425 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 272 units since the year 2000 when it had 153 for rent units. It's an increase of 119 units since the year 1990 when it had 306 for rent units. There was a decrease of -153 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Transylvania County has 21 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -93 units since the year 2000 when it had 114 rented - but not occupied homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Transylvania County has 417 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 295 units since the year 2000 when it had 122 for sale homes. It's an increase of 191 units since the year 1990 when it had 226 for sale housing units. Transylvania County saw a decrease of -104 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 36 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Transylvania County has 3,162 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 843 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,319 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 1,370 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,792 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Transylvania County saw an increase of 527 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Transylvania County has 9 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 9 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 8 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers units. Transylvania County saw a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Transylvania County has 699 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 174 units since the year 2000 when it had 525 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 268 units since the year 1990 when it had 431 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 94 units between 1990 and 2000.