### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Polk County has 30,302 total housing units. This is an increase of 5,841 units since the year 2000 when it had 24,461 total housing units. It's an increase of 11,324 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,978 total home units. Polk County saw an increase of 5,483 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 30,302 total housing units, 93.35% are occupied housing units, and 6.65% are vacant housing units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Polk County has 28,288 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,230 units since the year 2000 when it had 23,058 occupied units. It's an increase of 10,121 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,167 occupied home units. Polk County saw an increase of 4,891 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Polk County's 28,288 occupied housing units, 48.8% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 33.77% are renter occupied housing units, and 18.15% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 9,552 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,272 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,280 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 3,449 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,103 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 1,177 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 13,602 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

Polk County has 5,134 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,014 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 611 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,403 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,203 units since the year 1990 when it had 811 vacant homes. There was an increase of 592 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Polk County's 2,014 vacant housing units, 41.61% are for rent homes, 1.64% are rented - but not occupied homes, 22.24% are for sale home units, 4.22% are sold - but not occupied units, 10.3% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.3% are for migrant workers housing units, and 19.96% are listed as vacant other homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Polk County has 838 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 306 units since the year 2000 when it had 532 for rent homes. It's an increase of 609 units since the year 1990 when it had 229 for rent units. Polk County saw an increase of 303 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Polk County has 33 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -112 units since the year 2000 when it had 145 rented - but not occupied homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 448 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 105 units since the year 2000 when it had 343 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 275 units since the year 1990 when it had 173 for sale housing units. Polk County saw an increase of 170 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Polk County has 85 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

Polk County has 202 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 93 units since the year 2000 when it had 109 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 156 units since the year 1990 when it had 46 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 63 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Polk County has 6 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 7 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -12 units since the year 1990 when it had 18 for migrant workers housing units. Polk County saw a decrease of -11 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Polk County has 402 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 135 units since the year 2000 when it had 267 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 172 units since the year 1990 when it had 230 listed as vacant other units. Polk County saw an increase of 37 units between 1990 and 2000.