Benton County, Washington Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Benton County, Washington

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Benton County has 68,618 total housing units. This is an increase of 12,655 units since the year 2000 when it had 55,963 total home units. It's an increase of 23,741 units since the year 1990 when it had 44,877 total home units. Benton County saw an increase of 11,086 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Benton County's 68,618 total housing units, 95.17% are occupied housing units, and 4.83% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Benton County has 65,304 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 12,438 units since the year 2000 when it had 52,866 occupied homes. It's an increase of 23,077 units since the year 1990 when it had 42,227 occupied units. Benton County saw an increase of 10,639 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 65,304 occupied housing units, 49.9% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 31.73% are renter occupied units, and 19.17% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Benton County has 20,722 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 4,200 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,522 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 5,158 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,564 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 958 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 32,060 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Benton County has 12,522 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Benton County has 3,314 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 217 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,097 vacant home units. It's an increase of 664 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,650 vacant home units. There was an increase of 447 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 3,314 vacant housing units, 32.71% are for rent units, 3.89% are rented - but not occupied home units, 18.44% are for sale homes, 6.61% are sold - but not occupied home units, 14.3% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.33% are for migrant workers home units, and 23.72% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Benton County has 1,084 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -334 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,418 for rent homes. It's an increase of 342 units since the year 1990 when it had 742 for rent units. Benton County saw an increase of 676 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Benton County has 129 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -93 units since the year 2000 when it had 222 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 611 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 85 units since the year 2000 when it had 526 for sale units. It's an increase of 260 units since the year 1990 when it had 351 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 175 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 219 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 474 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 290 units since the year 2000 when it had 184 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 337 units since the year 1990 when it had 137 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 47 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Benton County has 11 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -5 units since the year 2000 when it had 16 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -12 units since the year 1990 when it had 23 for migrant workers units. Benton County saw a decrease of -7 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Benton County has 786 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 55 units since the year 2000 when it had 731 listed as vacant other housing units. It's a decrease of -351 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,137 listed as vacant other homes. There was a decrease of -406 units between 1990 and 2000.