### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 21,148 total housing units. This is an increase of 571 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,577 total housing units. It's an increase of 1,947 units since the year 1990 when it had 19,201 total units. There was an increase of 1,376 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Carter County's 21,148 total housing units, 88.12% are occupied homes, and 11.88% are vacant units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 18,635 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 643 units since the year 2000 when it had 17,992 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 2,034 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,601 occupied units. Carter County saw an increase of 1,391 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Carter County's 18,635 occupied housing units, 38.45% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 30.88% are renter occupied homes, and 30.67% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

Carter County has 5,754 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 577 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,177 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,164 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,590 renter occupied home units. Carter County saw an increase of 587 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Carter County has 7,165 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

There are 5,716 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,513 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -72 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,585 vacant homes. It's a decrease of -87 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,600 vacant units. There was a decrease of -15 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 2,513 vacant housing units, 27.22% are for rent homes, 1.7% are rented - but not occupied home units, 10.55% are for sale home units, 2.94% are sold - but not occupied homes, 10.7% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.12% are for migrant workers homes, and 47.39% are listed as vacant other homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Carter County has 684 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -178 units since the year 2000 when it had 862 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -159 units since the year 1990 when it had 843 for rent units. There was an increase of 19 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 27 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -169 units since the year 2000 when it had 196 rented - but not occupied homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 265 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -159 units since the year 2000 when it had 424 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -22 units since the year 1990 when it had 287 for sale housing units. Carter County saw an increase of 137 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Carter County has 74 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

Carter County has 269 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 57 units since the year 2000 when it had 212 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 116 units since the year 1990 when it had 153 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 59 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -6 units since the year 1990 when it had 9 for migrant workers homes. Carter County saw a decrease of -6 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 1,191 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 303 units since the year 2000 when it had 888 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 54 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,137 listed as vacant other home units. There was a decrease of -249 units between 1990 and 2000.