Matagorda County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Matagorda County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Matagorda County has 18,801 total housing units. This is an increase of 190 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,611 total homes. It's an increase of 261 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,540 total units. Matagorda County saw an increase of 71 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 18,801 total housing units, 73.9% are occupied units, and 26.1% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Matagorda County has 13,894 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -7 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,901 occupied home units. It's an increase of 730 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,164 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 737 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Matagorda County's 13,894 occupied housing units, 28.89% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 33.44% are renter occupied homes, and 37.67% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,646 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 27 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,619 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 41 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,605 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 14 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Matagorda County has 4,014 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Matagorda County has 5,234 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Matagorda County has 4,907 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 197 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,710 vacant home units. It's a decrease of -469 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,376 vacant home units. Matagorda County saw a decrease of -666 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 4,907 vacant housing units, 17.2% are for rent homes, 0.67% are rented - but not occupied homes, 5.6% are for sale housing units, 1.1% are sold - but not occupied home units, 53.21% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.16% are for migrant workers housing units, and 22.5% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Matagorda County has 844 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 159 units since the year 2000 when it had 685 for rent housing units. It's a decrease of -499 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,343 for rent units. Matagorda County saw a decrease of -658 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Matagorda County has 33 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -160 units since the year 2000 when it had 193 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 275 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 31 units since the year 2000 when it had 244 for sale units. It's a decrease of -269 units since the year 1990 when it had 544 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -300 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Matagorda County has 54 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,611 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 204 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,407 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 608 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,003 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 404 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Matagorda County has 8 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -31 units since the year 2000 when it had 39 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -11 units since the year 1990 when it had 19 for migrant workers homes. Matagorda County saw an increase of 20 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,082 listed as vacant other housing units. This is a decrease of -60 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,142 listed as vacant other units. It's a decrease of -205 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,287 listed as vacant other home units. Matagorda County saw a decrease of -145 units between 1990 and 2000.