Lorain County, Ohio Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lorain County, Ohio

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Lorain County has 127,036 total housing units. This is an increase of 15,668 units since the year 2000 when it had 111,368 total housing units. It's an increase of 27,099 units since the year 1990 when it had 99,937 total homes. There was an increase of 11,431 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 127,036 total housing units, 91.53% are occupied units, and 8.47% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Lorain County has 116,274 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 10,438 units since the year 2000 when it had 105,836 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 20,210 units since the year 1990 when it had 96,064 occupied units. There was an increase of 9,772 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 116,274 occupied housing units, 52.36% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 27.12% are renter occupied home units, and 20.53% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 31,528 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 4,173 units since the year 2000 when it had 27,355 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 4,512 units since the year 1990 when it had 27,016 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 339 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Lorain County has 60,878 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 23,868 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 10,762 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 5,230 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,532 vacant homes. It's an increase of 6,889 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,873 vacant units. Lorain County saw an increase of 1,659 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lorain County's 10,762 vacant housing units, 38.78% are for rent home units, 1.51% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 19.61% are for sale housing units, 5.52% are sold - but not occupied homes, 6.63% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.2% are for migrant workers housing units, and 27.94% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 4,173 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,946 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,227 for rent home units. It's an increase of 2,633 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,540 for rent home units. There was an increase of 687 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lorain County has 162 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -396 units since the year 2000 when it had 558 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 2,110 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 996 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,114 for sale homes. It's an increase of 1,553 units since the year 1990 when it had 557 for sale units. Lorain County saw an increase of 557 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lorain County has 594 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 714 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 318 units since the year 2000 when it had 396 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 434 units since the year 1990 when it had 280 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Lorain County saw an increase of 116 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Lorain County has 2 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -8 units since the year 1990 when it had 10 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of -9 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 3,007 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,771 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,236 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 2,014 units since the year 1990 when it had 993 listed as vacant other homes. Lorain County saw an increase of 243 units between 1990 and 2000.