Shelby County, Tennessee Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Shelby County, Tennessee

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 398,274 total housing units. This is an increase of 35,320 units since the year 2000 when it had 362,954 total home units. It's an increase of 70,478 units since the year 1990 when it had 327,796 total home units. Shelby County saw an increase of 35,158 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 398,274 total housing units, 88.12% are occupied units, and 11.88% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Shelby County has 350,971 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 12,605 units since the year 2000 when it had 338,366 occupied units. It's an increase of 47,400 units since the year 1990 when it had 303,571 occupied home units. There was an increase of 34,795 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Shelby County's 350,971 occupied housing units, 46.26% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 39.59% are renter occupied home units, and 14.15% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 138,955 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 13,949 units since the year 2000 when it had 125,006 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 15,874 units since the year 1990 when it had 123,081 renter occupied units. Shelby County saw an increase of 1,925 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Shelby County has 162,369 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 49,647 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 47,303 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 22,715 units since the year 2000 when it had 24,588 vacant home units. It's an increase of 23,078 units since the year 1990 when it had 24,225 vacant units. Shelby County saw an increase of 363 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 47,303 vacant housing units, 52.48% are for rent homes, 1.48% are rented - but not occupied units, 12.89% are for sale housing units, 1.86% are sold - but not occupied units, 2.5% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.1% are for migrant workers home units, and 28.78% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 24,824 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 13,564 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,260 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 11,372 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,452 for rent units. There was a decrease of -2,192 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Shelby County has 701 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -895 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,596 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 6,099 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 2,036 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,063 for sale units. It's an increase of 1,544 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,555 for sale home units. Shelby County saw a decrease of -492 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 878 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Shelby County has 1,182 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 115 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,067 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 796 units since the year 1990 when it had 386 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Shelby County saw an increase of 681 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -10 units since the year 2000 when it had 17 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -12 units since the year 1990 when it had 19 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Shelby County has 13,612 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 7,027 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,585 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 9,850 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,762 listed as vacant other home units. Shelby County saw an increase of 2,823 units between 1990 and 2000.