### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Alleghany County has 8,074 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,262 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,812 total homes. It's an increase of 2,593 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,481 total housing units. There was an increase of 331 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 8,074 total housing units, 85.35% are occupied housing units, and 14.65% are vacant housing units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Alleghany County has 6,891 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,742 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,149 occupied units. It's an increase of 1,949 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,942 occupied units. Alleghany County saw an increase of 207 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,891 occupied housing units, 41.23% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 22.38% are renter occupied housing units, and 36.4% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 1,542 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 762 units since the year 2000 when it had 780 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 655 units since the year 1990 when it had 887 renter occupied home units. There was a decrease of -107 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,841 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Alleghany County has 2,508 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Alleghany County has 1,183 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 520 units since the year 2000 when it had 663 vacant homes. It's an increase of 644 units since the year 1990 when it had 539 vacant homes. Alleghany County saw an increase of 124 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Alleghany County's 1,183 vacant housing units, 13.36% are for rent units, 1.1% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 8.28% are for sale homes, 2.28% are sold - but not occupied homes, 32.8% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 42.27% are listed as vacant other home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Alleghany County has 158 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 107 units since the year 2000 when it had 51 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 93 units since the year 1990 when it had 65 for rent housing units. Alleghany County saw a decrease of -14 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 12 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -89 units since the year 2000 when it had 101 rented - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 98 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 50 units since the year 2000 when it had 48 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 40 units since the year 1990 when it had 58 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -10 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 27 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Alleghany County has 388 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 168 units since the year 2000 when it had 220 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 179 units since the year 1990 when it had 209 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Alleghany County saw an increase of 11 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Alleghany County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. Alleghany County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 500 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 257 units since the year 2000 when it had 243 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 356 units since the year 1990 when it had 144 listed as vacant other homes. Alleghany County saw an increase of 99 units between 1990 and 2000.