Wharton County, Texas Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Wharton County, Texas

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 17,127 total housing units. This is an increase of 521 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,606 total homes. It's an increase of 850 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,277 total housing units. Wharton County saw an increase of 329 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Wharton County's 17,127 total housing units, 88.35% are occupied homes, and 11.65% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Wharton County has 15,132 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 333 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,799 occupied units. It's an increase of 922 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,210 occupied homes. There was an increase of 589 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Wharton County's 15,132 occupied housing units, 30.18% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 31.91% are renter occupied homes, and 37.91% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Wharton County has 4,829 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 209 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,620 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 48 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,781 renter occupied homes. Wharton County saw a decrease of -161 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Wharton County has 4,567 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Wharton County has 5,736 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,995 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 188 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,807 vacant homes. It's a decrease of -72 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,067 vacant housing units. There was a decrease of -260 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,995 vacant housing units, 21.4% are for rent housing units, 0.4% are rented - but not occupied homes, 9.17% are for sale housing units, 3.91% are sold - but not occupied units, 16.79% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.3% are for migrant workers housing units, and 48.2% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 427 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 13 units since the year 2000 when it had 414 for rent homes. It's a decrease of -110 units since the year 1990 when it had 537 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -123 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 8 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -88 units since the year 2000 when it had 96 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 183 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 23 units since the year 2000 when it had 160 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -66 units since the year 1990 when it had 249 for sale housing units. Wharton County saw a decrease of -89 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 78 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Wharton County has 335 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 44 units since the year 2000 when it had 291 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 71 units since the year 1990 when it had 264 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 27 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Wharton County has 6 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -24 units since the year 2000 when it had 30 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of -18 units since the year 1990 when it had 24 for migrant workers home units. Wharton County saw an increase of 6 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 958 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 142 units since the year 2000 when it had 816 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 69 units since the year 1990 when it had 889 listed as vacant other homes. Wharton County saw a decrease of -73 units between 1990 and 2000.