### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Rhea County has 14,365 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,800 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,565 total units. It's an increase of 4,004 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,361 total homes. There was an increase of 2,204 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Rhea County's 14,365 total housing units, 85.46% are occupied homes, and 14.54% are vacant housing units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 12,276 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,092 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,184 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 3,091 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,185 occupied home units. Rhea County saw an increase of 1,999 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Rhea County's 12,276 occupied housing units, 39.19% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 29.2% are renter occupied housing units, and 31.79% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,562 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 822 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,740 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,221 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,341 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 399 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 4,811 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

Rhea County has 3,903 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,089 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 708 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,381 vacant home units. It's an increase of 913 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,176 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 205 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 2,089 vacant housing units, 21.11% are for rent home units, 1.1% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 11.44% are for sale home units, 2.49% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 28.39% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.34% are for migrant workers home units, and 35.14% are listed as vacant other housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Rhea County has 441 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 162 units since the year 2000 when it had 279 for rent home units. It's an increase of 179 units since the year 1990 when it had 262 for rent homes. Rhea County saw an increase of 17 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Rhea County has 23 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -80 units since the year 2000 when it had 103 rented - but not occupied home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 239 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 74 units since the year 2000 when it had 165 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 143 units since the year 1990 when it had 96 for sale housing units. Rhea County saw an increase of 69 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Rhea County has 52 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

There are 593 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 182 units since the year 2000 when it had 411 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 238 units since the year 1990 when it had 355 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 56 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 4 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -6 units since the year 1990 when it had 13 for migrant workers housing units. Rhea County saw a decrease of -10 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Rhea County has 734 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 314 units since the year 2000 when it had 420 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 389 units since the year 1990 when it had 345 listed as vacant other housing units. There was an increase of 75 units between 1990 and 2000.