### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Carter County has 27,746 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,826 units since the year 2000 when it had 25,920 total homes. It's an increase of 5,967 units since the year 1990 when it had 21,779 total housing units. There was an increase of 4,141 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Carter County's 27,746 total housing units, 87.21% are occupied home units, and 12.79% are vacant homes.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Carter County has 24,197 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 711 units since the year 2000 when it had 23,486 occupied homes. It's an increase of 4,008 units since the year 1990 when it had 20,189 occupied units. Carter County saw an increase of 3,297 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 24,197 occupied housing units, 35.6% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 29.14% are renter occupied home units, and 35.27% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

Carter County has 7,050 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,159 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,891 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 2,271 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,779 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 1,112 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Carter County has 8,613 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

Carter County has 8,534 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 3,549 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,115 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,434 vacant homes. It's an increase of 1,959 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,590 vacant homes. There was an increase of 844 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 3,549 vacant housing units, 18.23% are for rent home units, 1.16% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 9.5% are for sale housing units, 4.37% are sold - but not occupied homes, 25.36% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.8% are for migrant workers units, and 41.31% are listed as vacant other homes.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 647 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -3 units since the year 2000 when it had 650 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 357 units since the year 1990 when it had 290 for rent home units. Carter County saw an increase of 360 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 41 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -182 units since the year 2000 when it had 223 rented - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 337 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 58 units since the year 2000 when it had 279 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 117 units since the year 1990 when it had 220 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 59 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 155 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

There are 900 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 429 units since the year 2000 when it had 471 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 634 units since the year 1990 when it had 266 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Carter County saw an increase of 205 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 3 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. Carter County saw an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 1,466 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 660 units since the year 2000 when it had 806 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 776 units since the year 1990 when it had 690 listed as vacant other home units. Carter County saw an increase of 116 units between 1990 and 2000.