Yakima County, Washington Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Yakima County, Washington

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 85,474 total housing units. This is an increase of 6,300 units since the year 2000 when it had 79,174 total homes. It's an increase of 14,622 units since the year 1990 when it had 70,852 total units. Yakima County saw an increase of 8,322 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 85,474 total housing units, 94.29% are occupied units, and 5.71% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 80,592 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6,599 units since the year 2000 when it had 73,993 occupied units. It's an increase of 14,607 units since the year 1990 when it had 65,985 occupied homes. There was an increase of 8,008 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Yakima County's 80,592 occupied housing units, 43.2% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 36.79% are renter occupied housing units, and 20.19% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 29,648 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,325 units since the year 2000 when it had 26,323 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 5,345 units since the year 1990 when it had 24,303 renter occupied home units. Yakima County saw an increase of 2,020 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Yakima County has 34,671 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Yakima County has 16,273 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 4,882 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -299 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,181 vacant units. It's an increase of 15 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,867 vacant homes. Yakima County saw an increase of 314 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 4,882 vacant housing units, 25.87% are for rent units, 2.25% are rented - but not occupied home units, 15.3% are for sale housing units, 3.34% are sold - but not occupied units, 17.8% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.94% are for migrant workers home units, and 34.49% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Yakima County has 1,263 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -611 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,874 for rent units. It's a decrease of -198 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,461 for rent units. There was an increase of 413 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Yakima County has 110 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -238 units since the year 2000 when it had 348 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Yakima County has 747 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -31 units since the year 2000 when it had 778 for sale homes. It's an increase of 235 units since the year 1990 when it had 512 for sale units. Yakima County saw an increase of 266 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Yakima County has 163 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 869 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 19 units since the year 2000 when it had 850 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's a decrease of -105 units since the year 1990 when it had 974 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Yakima County saw a decrease of -124 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 46 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -24 units since the year 2000 when it had 70 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -180 units since the year 1990 when it had 226 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of -156 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,684 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 423 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,261 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 386 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,298 listed as vacant other units. Yakima County saw a decrease of -37 units between 1990 and 2000.