Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 96,832 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,470 units since the year 2000 when it had 95,362 total home units. It's an increase of 5,125 units since the year 1990 when it had 91,707 total units. Lackawanna County saw an increase of 3,655 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 96,832 total housing units, 90.8% are occupied units, and 9.92% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 87,226 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,008 units since the year 2000 when it had 86,218 occupied home units. It's an increase of 2,698 units since the year 1990 when it had 84,528 occupied units. Lackawanna County saw an increase of 1,690 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 87,226 occupied housing units, 39.56% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 34.25% are renter occupied units, and 26.19% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 29,873 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,898 units since the year 2000 when it had 27,975 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,970 units since the year 1990 when it had 27,903 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 72 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 34,509 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 22,844 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Lackawanna County has 9,606 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 462 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,144 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 2,427 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,179 vacant housing units. Lackawanna County saw an increase of 1,965 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lackawanna County's 9,606 vacant housing units, 25.49% are for rent housing units, 1.64% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 11.33% are for sale units, 3.58% are sold - but not occupied home units, 21.2% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.2% are for migrant workers home units, and 36.74% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lackawanna County has 2,449 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -217 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,666 for rent units. It's an increase of 695 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,754 for rent housing units. Lackawanna County saw an increase of 912 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 158 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -396 units since the year 2000 when it had 554 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Lackawanna County has 1,088 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -33 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,121 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 346 units since the year 1990 when it had 742 for sale units. There was an increase of 379 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 344 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,036 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 121 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,915 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 454 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,582 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 333 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 2 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 2 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -2 units since the year 1990 when it had 4 for migrant workers units. Lackawanna County saw a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 3,529 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 641 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,888 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 1,127 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,402 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 486 units between 1990 and 2000.