10(tie) Minneapolis, MN: 4.0% (Source: U.S. Census Bureau* Based on Homeowner Vacancy Rates for the 75 Largest Metropolitan Statistical Areas for the Fourth Quarter of 2008) Metro area includes: Minneapolis, St. Paul, Bloomington
We're tied with Detroit, which is never a good statement unless we're talking about basketball or hockey.
It could be worse. We could be Orlando, FL (No. 1 with 7.3% vacancy).