Roanoke City, Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Roanoke City, Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Roanoke City has 47,453 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,196 units since the year 2000 when it had 45,257 total units. It's an increase of 3,069 units since the year 1990 when it had 44,384 total housing units. There was an increase of 873 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Roanoke City's 47,453 total housing units, 90.1% are occupied units, and 9.99% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Roanoke City has 42,712 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 709 units since the year 2000 when it had 42,003 occupied homes. It's an increase of 1,682 units since the year 1990 when it had 41,030 occupied housing units. Roanoke City saw an increase of 973 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Roanoke City's 42,712 occupied housing units, 39.35% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 45.21% are renter occupied units, and 15.43% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Roanoke City has 19,311 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 945 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,366 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 1,515 units since the year 1990 when it had 17,796 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 570 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Roanoke City has 16,809 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,592 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Roanoke City has 4,741 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,487 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,254 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,387 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,354 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -100 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Roanoke City's 4,741 vacant housing units, 40.22% are for rent housing units, 2.32% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 18.27% are for sale homes, 2.66% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 4.53% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.4% are for migrant workers home units, and 31.96% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Roanoke City has 1,907 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 659 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,248 for rent homes. It's an increase of 190 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,717 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -469 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Roanoke City has 110 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -222 units since the year 2000 when it had 332 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Roanoke City has 866 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 386 units since the year 2000 when it had 480 for sale homes. It's an increase of 440 units since the year 1990 when it had 426 for sale housing units. Roanoke City saw an increase of 54 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Roanoke City has 126 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 215 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 40 units since the year 2000 when it had 175 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 132 units since the year 1990 when it had 83 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 92 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 2 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -5 units since the year 1990 when it had 7 for migrant workers homes. Roanoke City saw a decrease of -3 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,515 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 500 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,015 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 809 units since the year 1990 when it had 706 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 309 units between 1990 and 2000.