Mercer County, Ohio Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Mercer County, Ohio

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 17,633 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,758 units since the year 2000 when it had 15,875 total housing units. It's an increase of 2,664 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,969 total home units. Mercer County saw an increase of 906 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 17,633 total housing units, 88.8% are occupied home units, and 11.92% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 15,532 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 776 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,756 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 2,134 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,398 occupied homes. Mercer County saw an increase of 1,358 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 15,532 occupied housing units, 48.9% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 20.49% are renter occupied units, and 31.41% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Mercer County has 3,183 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 249 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,934 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 479 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,704 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 230 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 7,470 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Mercer County has 4,879 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,101 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 982 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,119 vacant units. It's an increase of 530 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,571 vacant units. There was a decrease of -452 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Mercer County's 2,101 vacant housing units, 19.42% are for rent units, 0.9% are rented - but not occupied homes, 10.42% are for sale housing units, 3.62% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 52.21% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.5% are for migrant workers units, and 13.37% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Mercer County has 408 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 187 units since the year 2000 when it had 221 for rent units. It's an increase of 227 units since the year 1990 when it had 181 for rent home units. There was an increase of 40 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 19 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -74 units since the year 2000 when it had 93 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 219 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 64 units since the year 2000 when it had 155 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 99 units since the year 1990 when it had 120 for sale home units. There was an increase of 35 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 76 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Mercer County has 1,097 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 639 units since the year 2000 when it had 458 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 151 units since the year 1990 when it had 946 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Mercer County saw a decrease of -488 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 281 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 89 units since the year 2000 when it had 192 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 81 units since the year 1990 when it had 200 listed as vacant other housing units. There was a decrease of -8 units between 1990 and 2000.