Howard County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Howard County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Howard County has 13,124 total housing units. This is a decrease of -465 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,589 total home units. It's a decrease of -527 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,651 total units. Howard County saw a decrease of -62 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 13,124 total housing units, 86.35% are occupied homes, and 13.65% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 11,333 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -56 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,389 occupied homes. It's a decrease of -144 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,477 occupied home units. There was a decrease of -88 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 11,333 occupied housing units, 30.35% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 32.32% are renter occupied homes, and 37.32% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,663 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 183 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,480 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 299 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,364 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 116 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,440 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 4,230 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Howard County has 1,791 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -409 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,200 vacant homes. It's a decrease of -383 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,174 vacant homes. There was an increase of 26 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,791 vacant housing units, 26.91% are for rent housing units, 1.17% are rented - but not occupied homes, 8.1% are for sale housing units, 3.13% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 3.63% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.17% are for migrant workers units, and 56.9% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Howard County has 482 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -582 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,064 for rent units. It's a decrease of -503 units since the year 1990 when it had 985 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 79 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 21 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -96 units since the year 2000 when it had 117 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Howard County has 145 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -203 units since the year 2000 when it had 348 for sale home units. It's a decrease of -131 units since the year 1990 when it had 276 for sale home units. Howard County saw an increase of 72 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Howard County has 56 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 65 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 3 units since the year 2000 when it had 62 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 31 units since the year 1990 when it had 34 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 28 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -25 units since the year 2000 when it had 28 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -37 units since the year 1990 when it had 40 for migrant workers housing units. Howard County saw a decrease of -12 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Howard County has 1,019 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 438 units since the year 2000 when it had 581 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 334 units since the year 1990 when it had 685 listed as vacant other housing units. Howard County saw a decrease of -104 units between 1990 and 2000.