Hidalgo County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Hidalgo County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 248,287 total housing units. This is an increase of 55,629 units since the year 2000 when it had 192,658 total units. It's an increase of 120,046 units since the year 1990 when it had 128,241 total housing units. Hidalgo County saw an increase of 64,417 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hidalgo County's 248,287 total housing units, 87.19% are occupied homes, and 12.81% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 216,471 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 59,647 units since the year 2000 when it had 156,824 occupied homes. It's an increase of 112,992 units since the year 1990 when it had 103,479 occupied homes. Hidalgo County saw an increase of 53,345 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hidalgo County's 216,471 occupied housing units, 35.48% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 30% are renter occupied home units, and 34.52% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 64,938 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 22,694 units since the year 2000 when it had 42,244 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 34,174 units since the year 1990 when it had 30,764 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 11,480 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Hidalgo County has 76,812 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Hidalgo County has 74,721 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Hidalgo County has 31,816 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -4,018 units since the year 2000 when it had 35,834 vacant homes. It's an increase of 7,054 units since the year 1990 when it had 24,762 vacant home units. There was an increase of 11,072 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hidalgo County's 31,816 vacant housing units, 16.45% are for rent home units, 1.51% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 8.72% are for sale housing units, 2.37% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 48.25% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.67% are for migrant workers units, and 22.3% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Hidalgo County has 5,234 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 188 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,046 for rent homes. It's an increase of 2,137 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,097 for rent home units. Hidalgo County saw an increase of 1,949 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 482 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,026 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,508 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Hidalgo County has 2,774 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,099 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,675 for sale home units. It's an increase of 1,267 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,507 for sale homes. There was an increase of 168 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Hidalgo County has 754 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Hidalgo County has 15,351 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -2,105 units since the year 2000 when it had 17,456 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 4,346 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,005 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 6,451 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Hidalgo County has 212 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -275 units since the year 2000 when it had 487 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -832 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,044 for migrant workers homes. Hidalgo County saw a decrease of -557 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 7,009 listed as vacant other housing units. This is a decrease of -2,653 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,662 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 963 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,046 listed as vacant other units. Hidalgo County saw an increase of 3,616 units between 1990 and 2000.