### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Knox County has 25,118 total housing units. This is an increase of 3,325 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,793 total home units. It's an increase of 6,610 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,508 total units. Knox County saw an increase of 3,285 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Knox County's 25,118 total housing units, 90% are occupied housing units, and 10% are vacant home units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 22,607 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,632 units since the year 2000 when it had 19,975 occupied home units. It's an increase of 5,377 units since the year 1990 when it had 17,230 occupied housing units. Knox County saw an increase of 2,745 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Knox County's 22,607 occupied housing units, 49.92% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 27.5% are renter occupied housing units, and 22.58% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,217 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,358 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,859 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,427 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,790 renter occupied units. Knox County saw an increase of 69 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 11,285 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

Knox County has 5,105 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,511 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 693 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,818 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,233 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,278 vacant units. Knox County saw an increase of 540 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 2,511 vacant housing units, 21.35% are for rent home units, 1.39% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 13.34% are for sale units, 2.75% are sold - but not occupied homes, 34.81% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.4% are for migrant workers housing units, and 26.32% are listed as vacant other units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Knox County has 536 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 156 units since the year 2000 when it had 380 for rent units. It's an increase of 312 units since the year 1990 when it had 224 for rent homes. There was an increase of 156 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 35 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -94 units since the year 2000 when it had 129 rented - but not occupied units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Knox County has 335 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 66 units since the year 2000 when it had 269 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 108 units since the year 1990 when it had 227 for sale units. Knox County saw an increase of 42 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 69 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

Knox County has 874 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 284 units since the year 2000 when it had 590 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 455 units since the year 1990 when it had 419 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Knox County saw an increase of 171 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

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

There are 661 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 212 units since the year 2000 when it had 449 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 402 units since the year 1990 when it had 259 listed as vacant other homes. Knox County saw an increase of 190 units between 1990 and 2000.