Somerset County, Pennsylvania Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Somerset County, Pennsylvania

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Somerset County has 38,113 total housing units. This is an increase of 950 units since the year 2000 when it had 37,163 total units. It's an increase of 2,400 units since the year 1990 when it had 35,713 total housing units. Somerset County saw an increase of 1,450 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 38,113 total housing units, 81.57% are occupied housing units, and 18.43% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 31,090 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -132 units since the year 2000 when it had 31,222 occupied homes. It's an increase of 1,516 units since the year 1990 when it had 29,574 occupied home units. Somerset County saw an increase of 1,648 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Somerset County's 31,090 occupied housing units, 39.91% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 23.17% are renter occupied housing units, and 36.92% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Somerset County has 7,205 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 362 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,843 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 512 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,693 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 150 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 12,408 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Somerset County has 11,477 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Somerset County has 7,023 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,082 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,941 vacant units. It's an increase of 884 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,139 vacant homes. Somerset County saw a decrease of -198 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Somerset County's 7,023 vacant housing units, 7.95% are for rent home units, 0.71% are rented - but not occupied units, 4.81% are for sale homes, 1.96% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 64.92% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.1% are for migrant workers home units, and 19.64% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Somerset County has 558 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 15 units since the year 2000 when it had 543 for rent units. It's a decrease of -33 units since the year 1990 when it had 591 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -48 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 50 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -334 units since the year 2000 when it had 384 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 338 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -23 units since the year 2000 when it had 361 for sale home units. It's an increase of 73 units since the year 1990 when it had 265 for sale housing units. Somerset County saw an increase of 96 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 138 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 4,559 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 809 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,750 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 747 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,812 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was a decrease of -62 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 1 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 2 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. Somerset County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,379 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 478 units since the year 2000 when it had 901 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 503 units since the year 1990 when it had 876 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 25 units between 1990 and 2000.