### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Ward County has 26,744 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,647 units since the year 2000 when it had 25,097 total housing units. It's an increase of 3,159 units since the year 1990 when it had 23,585 total home units. There was an increase of 1,512 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 26,744 total housing units, 93.59% are occupied units, and 6.41% are vacant homes.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Ward County has 25,029 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,988 units since the year 2000 when it had 23,041 occupied home units. It's an increase of 3,544 units since the year 1990 when it had 21,485 occupied homes. There was an increase of 1,556 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Ward County's 25,029 occupied housing units, 39% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 36.39% are renter occupied homes, and 24.6% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 9,109 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 502 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,607 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 457 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,652 renter occupied home units. There was a decrease of -45 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 9,762 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

There are 6,158 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,715 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -341 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,056 vacant units. It's a decrease of -385 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,100 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -44 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Ward County's 1,715 vacant housing units, 23.21% are for rent units, 4.2% are rented - but not occupied homes, 11.8% are for sale units, 4.31% are sold - but not occupied homes, 18.48% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.52% are for migrant workers homes, and 38.19% are listed as vacant other home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Ward County has 398 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -145 units since the year 2000 when it had 543 for rent homes. It's a decrease of -345 units since the year 1990 when it had 743 for rent units. Ward County saw a decrease of -200 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Ward County has 72 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -128 units since the year 2000 when it had 200 rented - but not occupied units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Ward County has 190 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -99 units since the year 2000 when it had 289 for sale units. It's a decrease of -247 units since the year 1990 when it had 437 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -148 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 74 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

Ward County has 317 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -6 units since the year 2000 when it had 323 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 36 units since the year 1990 when it had 281 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Ward County saw an increase of 42 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 9 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 9 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 9 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. Ward County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 655 listed as vacant other housing units. This is a decrease of -46 units since the year 2000 when it had 701 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 114 units since the year 1990 when it had 541 listed as vacant other home units. Ward County saw an increase of 160 units between 1990 and 2000.