Starr County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Starr County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 19,526 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,937 units since the year 2000 when it had 17,589 total housing units. It's an increase of 7,317 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,209 total home units. There was an increase of 5,380 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 19,526 total housing units, 87.7% are occupied homes, and 12.93% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Starr County has 17,001 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,591 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,410 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 6,670 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,331 occupied units. There was an increase of 4,079 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Starr County's 17,001 occupied housing units, 16.5% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 22.2% are renter occupied housing units, and 61.48% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Starr County has 3,743 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 783 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,960 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,549 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,194 renter occupied units. Starr County saw an increase of 766 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Starr County has 2,806 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Starr County has 10,452 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,525 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -654 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,179 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 647 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,878 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 1,301 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Starr County's 2,525 vacant housing units, 13.62% are for rent homes, 2.81% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 5.3% are for sale home units, 1.39% are sold - but not occupied units, 20.83% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 2.26% are for migrant workers homes, and 54.6% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 344 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -136 units since the year 2000 when it had 480 for rent home units. It's an increase of 155 units since the year 1990 when it had 189 for rent housing units. Starr County saw an increase of 291 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 71 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -47 units since the year 2000 when it had 118 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Starr County has 127 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -45 units since the year 2000 when it had 172 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 80 units since the year 1990 when it had 47 for sale housing units. Starr County saw an increase of 125 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Starr County has 35 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Starr County has 526 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -342 units since the year 2000 when it had 868 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 372 units since the year 1990 when it had 154 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Starr County saw an increase of 714 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 57 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -65 units since the year 2000 when it had 122 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -12 units since the year 1990 when it had 69 for migrant workers units. There was an increase of 53 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Starr County has 1,365 listed as vacant other housing units. This is a decrease of -54 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,419 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 245 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,120 listed as vacant other housing units. Starr County saw an increase of 299 units between 1990 and 2000.