Essex County, Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Essex County, Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Essex County has 5,757 total housing units. This is an increase of 831 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,926 total home units. It's an increase of 1,684 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,073 total homes. Essex County saw an increase of 853 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 5,757 total housing units, 78.46% are occupied home units, and 21.54% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Essex County has 4,517 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 522 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,995 occupied homes. It's an increase of 1,259 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,258 occupied homes. Essex County saw an increase of 737 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 4,517 occupied housing units, 44.39% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 28.32% are renter occupied homes, and 27.3% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 1,279 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 371 units since the year 2000 when it had 908 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 592 units since the year 1990 when it had 687 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 221 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Essex County has 2,005 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,233 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Essex County has 1,240 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 309 units since the year 2000 when it had 931 vacant homes. It's an increase of 425 units since the year 1990 when it had 815 vacant housing units. Essex County saw an increase of 116 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Essex County's 1,240 vacant housing units, 9.11% are for rent units, 0.97% are rented - but not occupied homes, 6.53% are for sale housing units, 1.94% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 54.35% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.8% are for migrant workers housing units, and 27.2% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 113 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 81 units since the year 2000 when it had 32 for rent units. It's an increase of 74 units since the year 1990 when it had 39 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -7 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 -29 units since the year 2000 when it had 41 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Essex County has 81 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 31 units since the year 2000 when it had 50 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 41 units since the year 1990 when it had 40 for sale homes. There was an increase of 10 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Essex County has 24 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 674 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 130 units since the year 2000 when it had 544 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 98 units since the year 1990 when it had 576 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Essex County saw a decrease of -32 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 1 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers housing units. Essex County saw a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 335 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 71 units since the year 2000 when it had 264 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 222 units since the year 1990 when it had 113 listed as vacant other housing units. There was an increase of 151 units between 1990 and 2000.