Polk County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Polk County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Polk County has 22,683 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,506 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,177 total housing units. It's an increase of 4,021 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,662 total homes. Polk County saw an increase of 2,515 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 22,683 total housing units, 72.75% are occupied homes, and 27.25% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 16,503 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,384 units since the year 2000 when it had 15,119 occupied homes. It's an increase of 4,648 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,855 occupied home units. Polk County saw an increase of 3,264 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Polk County's 16,503 occupied housing units, 31.47% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 20.61% are renter occupied home units, and 47.91% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Polk County has 3,402 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 637 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,765 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,063 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,339 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 426 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Polk County has 5,194 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Polk County has 7,907 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Polk County has 6,180 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 122 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,058 vacant homes. It's a decrease of -627 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,807 vacant home units. Polk County saw a decrease of -749 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Polk County's 6,180 vacant housing units, 7.96% are for rent housing units, 0.31% are rented - but not occupied homes, 7.36% are for sale housing units, 1.33% are sold - but not occupied home units, 55.91% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.23% are for migrant workers units, and 26.91% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 492 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 45 units since the year 2000 when it had 447 for rent homes. It's an increase of 90 units since the year 1990 when it had 402 for rent housing units. Polk County saw an increase of 45 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 19 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -304 units since the year 2000 when it had 323 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 455 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -123 units since the year 2000 when it had 578 for sale units. It's a decrease of -179 units since the year 1990 when it had 634 for sale homes. There was a decrease of -56 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Polk County has 82 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Polk County has 3,455 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -60 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,515 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's a decrease of -1,153 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,608 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Polk County saw a decrease of -1,093 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Polk County has 14 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 11 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 7 units since the year 1990 when it had 7 for migrant workers homes. Polk County saw a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Polk County has 1,663 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 471 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,192 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 674 units since the year 1990 when it had 989 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 203 units between 1990 and 2000.