Bell County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Bell County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Bell County has 125,470 total housing units. This is an increase of 32,688 units since the year 2000 when it had 92,782 total home units. It's an increase of 49,513 units since the year 1990 when it had 75,957 total housing units. Bell County saw an increase of 16,825 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Bell County's 125,470 total housing units, 90.89% are occupied units, and 9.11% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Bell County has 114,035 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 28,528 units since the year 2000 when it had 85,507 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 46,795 units since the year 1990 when it had 67,240 occupied units. There was an increase of 18,267 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 114,035 occupied housing units, 40.34% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 44.38% are renter occupied units, and 15.27% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 50,611 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 12,726 units since the year 2000 when it had 37,885 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 18,430 units since the year 1990 when it had 32,181 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 5,704 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 46,007 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 17,417 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 11,435 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 4,160 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,275 vacant units. It's an increase of 2,718 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,717 vacant home units. Bell County saw a decrease of -1,442 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 11,435 vacant housing units, 51.41% are for rent housing units, 2.2% are rented - but not occupied homes, 14.38% are for sale units, 3.61% are sold - but not occupied units, 5.4% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.1% are for migrant workers housing units, and 22.9% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Bell County has 5,879 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,373 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,506 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 776 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,103 for rent housing units. Bell County saw a decrease of -1,597 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Bell County has 251 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -239 units since the year 2000 when it had 490 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Bell County has 1,644 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 575 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,069 for sale homes. It's an increase of 567 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,077 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -8 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Bell County has 413 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 618 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 206 units since the year 2000 when it had 412 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 298 units since the year 1990 when it had 320 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 92 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 11 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 10 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -8 units since the year 1990 when it had 19 for migrant workers homes. Bell County saw a decrease of -9 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 2,619 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 831 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,788 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 982 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,637 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 151 units between 1990 and 2000.