Pierce County, Washington Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Pierce County, Washington

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Pierce County has 325,375 total housing units. This is an increase of 48,315 units since the year 2000 when it had 277,060 total units. It's an increase of 96,533 units since the year 1990 when it had 228,842 total units. There was an increase of 48,218 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 325,375 total housing units, 92.18% are occupied home units, and 7.82% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 299,918 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 39,118 units since the year 2000 when it had 260,800 occupied units. It's an increase of 85,266 units since the year 1990 when it had 214,652 occupied home units. Pierce County saw an increase of 46,148 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Pierce County's 299,918 occupied housing units, 49.57% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 36.96% are renter occupied homes, and 13.48% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Pierce County has 110,838 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 15,636 units since the year 2000 when it had 95,202 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 25,613 units since the year 1990 when it had 85,225 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 9,977 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Pierce County has 148,662 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 40,418 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Pierce County has 25,457 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 9,197 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,260 vacant homes. It's an increase of 11,267 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,190 vacant homes. There was an increase of 2,070 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 25,457 vacant housing units, 37.15% are for rent units, 1.96% are rented - but not occupied home units, 20.8% are for sale housing units, 3.26% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 15.91% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.2% are for migrant workers units, and 21.62% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Pierce County has 9,457 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 3,310 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,147 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 3,618 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,839 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 308 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Pierce County has 499 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -651 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,150 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Pierce County has 5,112 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 2,072 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,040 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 3,409 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,703 for sale homes. There was an increase of 1,337 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Pierce County has 830 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Pierce County has 4,050 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,466 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,584 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 1,579 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,471 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 113 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 3 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 2 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Pierce County has 5,505 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 2,167 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,338 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 2,668 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,837 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 501 units between 1990 and 2000.