Polk County, Tennessee Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Polk County, Tennessee

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 7,991 total housing units. This is an increase of 622 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,369 total units. It's an increase of 2,332 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,659 total housing units. Polk County saw an increase of 1,710 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 7,991 total housing units, 83.26% are occupied housing units, and 16.74% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,653 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 205 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,448 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 1,561 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,092 occupied home units. There was an increase of 1,356 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Polk County's 6,653 occupied housing units, 38.33% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 20.76% are renter occupied homes, and 40.91% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 1,381 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 142 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,239 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 509 units since the year 1990 when it had 872 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 367 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,550 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,722 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,338 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 417 units since the year 2000 when it had 921 vacant units. It's an increase of 771 units since the year 1990 when it had 567 vacant home units. There was an increase of 354 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,338 vacant housing units, 15.47% are for rent homes, 1.87% are rented - but not occupied home units, 9.72% are for sale homes, 2.24% are sold - but not occupied homes, 35.95% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0% are for migrant workers home units, and 34.75% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 207 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 86 units since the year 2000 when it had 121 for rent homes. It's an increase of 129 units since the year 1990 when it had 78 for rent home units. There was an increase of 43 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 25 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -46 units since the year 2000 when it had 71 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Polk County has 130 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 54 units since the year 2000 when it had 76 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 80 units since the year 1990 when it had 50 for sale units. Polk County saw an increase of 26 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 30 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 481 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 191 units since the year 2000 when it had 290 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 340 units since the year 1990 when it had 141 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 149 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Polk County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 2 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. There was an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 465 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 104 units since the year 2000 when it had 361 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 240 units since the year 1990 when it had 225 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 136 units between 1990 and 2000.