Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 202,952 total housing units. This is an increase of 22,962 units since the year 2000 when it had 179,990 total home units. It's an increase of 46,490 units since the year 1990 when it had 156,462 total housing units. Lancaster County saw an increase of 23,528 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 202,952 total housing units, 95.39% are occupied home units, and 4.61% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Lancaster County has 193,602 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 21,042 units since the year 2000 when it had 172,560 occupied units. It's an increase of 42,646 units since the year 1990 when it had 150,956 occupied homes. There was an increase of 21,604 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lancaster County's 193,602 occupied housing units, 46.27% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 31.46% are renter occupied housing units, and 22.28% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 60,899 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 10,547 units since the year 2000 when it had 50,352 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 14,695 units since the year 1990 when it had 46,204 renter occupied units. Lancaster County saw an increase of 4,148 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Lancaster County has 89,572 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Lancaster County has 43,131 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Lancaster County has 9,350 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,920 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,430 vacant units. It's an increase of 3,844 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,506 vacant home units. Lancaster County saw an increase of 1,924 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 9,350 vacant housing units, 36.48% are for rent home units, 3.21% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 20.89% are for sale housing units, 5.68% are sold - but not occupied home units, 9.95% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.12% are for migrant workers housing units, and 23.68% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lancaster County has 3,411 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 828 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,583 for rent units. It's an increase of 1,441 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,970 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 613 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lancaster County has 300 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -534 units since the year 2000 when it had 834 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Lancaster County has 1,953 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 265 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,688 for sale homes. It's an increase of 844 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,109 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 579 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lancaster County has 531 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Lancaster County has 930 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 122 units since the year 2000 when it had 808 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 271 units since the year 1990 when it had 659 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 149 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 11 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 8 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 6 units since the year 1990 when it had 5 for migrant workers housing units. There was a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 2,214 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 700 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,514 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 1,267 units since the year 1990 when it had 947 listed as vacant other homes. Lancaster County saw an increase of 567 units between 1990 and 2000.