Delaware County, Pennsylvania Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Delaware County, Pennsylvania

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 222,902 total housing units. This is an increase of 5,924 units since the year 2000 when it had 216,978 total homes. It's an increase of 11,878 units since the year 1990 when it had 211,024 total homes. There was an increase of 5,954 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Delaware County's 222,902 total housing units, 93.63% are occupied homes, and 6.37% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Delaware County has 208,700 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,380 units since the year 2000 when it had 206,320 occupied home units. It's an increase of 7,326 units since the year 1990 when it had 201,374 occupied homes. There was an increase of 4,946 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 208,700 occupied housing units, 50.65% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 29.46% are renter occupied home units, and 19.89% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Delaware County has 61,488 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,552 units since the year 2000 when it had 57,936 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 6,395 units since the year 1990 when it had 55,093 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 2,843 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Delaware County has 105,711 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 41,501 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 14,202 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 3,544 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,658 vacant home units. It's an increase of 4,552 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,650 vacant homes. There was an increase of 1,008 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Delaware County's 14,202 vacant housing units, 46.37% are for rent units, 2.15% are rented - but not occupied homes, 17.23% are for sale units, 4.33% are sold - but not occupied units, 4.37% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.1% are for migrant workers housing units, and 25.54% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 6,585 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,901 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,684 for rent homes. It's an increase of 2,264 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,321 for rent units. Delaware County saw a decrease of -637 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Delaware County has 306 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -747 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,053 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Delaware County has 2,447 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 403 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,044 for sale homes. It's an increase of 664 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,783 for sale units. Delaware County saw an increase of 261 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 615 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Delaware County has 621 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 198 units since the year 2000 when it had 423 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 454 units since the year 1990 when it had 167 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Delaware County saw an increase of 256 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Delaware County has 1 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -3 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. There was an increase of 3 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 3,627 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 177 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,450 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 1,723 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,904 listed as vacant other home units. Delaware County saw an increase of 1,546 units between 1990 and 2000.