Lamar County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lamar County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Lamar County has 22,481 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,368 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,113 total homes. It's an increase of 3,517 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,964 total housing units. Lamar County saw an increase of 2,149 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 22,481 total housing units, 88.2% are occupied home units, and 11.8% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 19,829 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 752 units since the year 2000 when it had 19,077 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 3,031 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,798 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 2,279 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 19,829 occupied housing units, 36.9% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 33.46% are renter occupied units, and 30.45% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Lamar County has 6,635 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 384 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,251 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 1,404 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,231 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 1,020 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Lamar County has 7,156 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,038 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Lamar County has 2,652 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 616 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,036 vacant home units. It's an increase of 486 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,166 vacant housing units. Lamar County saw a decrease of -130 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lamar County's 2,652 vacant housing units, 24.89% are for rent home units, 1.36% are rented - but not occupied home units, 8.45% are for sale homes, 3.2% are sold - but not occupied home units, 11.43% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.26% are for migrant workers units, and 50.6% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lamar County has 660 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 9 units since the year 2000 when it had 651 for rent homes. It's a decrease of -240 units since the year 1990 when it had 900 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -249 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 36 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -126 units since the year 2000 when it had 162 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 224 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -51 units since the year 2000 when it had 275 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -43 units since the year 1990 when it had 267 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 8 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lamar County has 80 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Lamar County has 303 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 65 units since the year 2000 when it had 238 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 160 units since the year 1990 when it had 143 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Lamar County saw an increase of 95 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 7 for migrant workers homes. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 3 for migrant workers housing units. There was an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Lamar County has 1,342 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 639 units since the year 2000 when it had 703 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 728 units since the year 1990 when it had 614 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 89 units between 1990 and 2000.