Smith County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Smith County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Smith County has 87,309 total housing units. This is an increase of 15,608 units since the year 2000 when it had 71,701 total homes. It's an increase of 22,940 units since the year 1990 when it had 64,369 total home units. There was an increase of 7,332 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 87,309 total housing units, 90.55% are occupied home units, and 9.45% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Smith County has 79,055 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 13,363 units since the year 2000 when it had 65,692 occupied home units. It's an increase of 22,255 units since the year 1990 when it had 56,800 occupied units. Smith County saw an increase of 8,892 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 79,055 occupied housing units, 39.78% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 33.5% are renter occupied homes, and 26.72% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Smith County has 26,486 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6,579 units since the year 2000 when it had 19,907 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 7,471 units since the year 1990 when it had 19,015 renter occupied housing units. Smith County saw an increase of 892 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Smith County has 31,447 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Smith County has 21,122 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 8,254 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,245 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,009 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 685 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,569 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -1,560 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Smith County's 8,254 vacant housing units, 37.91% are for rent home units, 1.6% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 13.75% are for sale home units, 3.27% are sold - but not occupied units, 16.4% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.1% are for migrant workers units, and 27.33% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 3,129 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 971 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,158 for rent homes. It's an increase of 359 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,770 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -612 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Smith County has 132 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -161 units since the year 2000 when it had 293 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,135 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 311 units since the year 2000 when it had 824 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 26 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,109 for sale housing units. Smith County saw a decrease of -285 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 270 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 1,324 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 362 units since the year 2000 when it had 962 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's a decrease of -7 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,331 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Smith County saw a decrease of -369 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Smith County has 8 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 10 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of -4 units since the year 1990 when it had 12 for migrant workers housing units. Smith County saw a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 2,256 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 494 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,762 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 411 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,845 listed as vacant other homes. There was a decrease of -83 units between 1990 and 2000.