Fayette County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Fayette County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 21,618 total housing units. This is an increase of 2 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,616 total homes. It's an increase of 777 units since the year 1990 when it had 20,841 total housing units. Fayette County saw an increase of 775 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 21,618 total housing units, 87.2% are occupied housing units, and 12.98% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Fayette County has 18,813 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -132 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,945 occupied units. It's an increase of 521 units since the year 1990 when it had 18,292 occupied homes. There was an increase of 653 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 18,813 occupied housing units, 35.77% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 24.9% are renter occupied units, and 40.14% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,532 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 212 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,320 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 214 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,318 renter occupied home units. Fayette County saw an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,729 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 7,552 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Fayette County has 2,805 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 134 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,671 vacant units. It's an increase of 256 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,549 vacant homes. There was an increase of 122 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Fayette County's 2,805 vacant housing units, 17.25% are for rent home units, 1.7% are rented - but not occupied units, 7.2% are for sale homes, 4.67% are sold - but not occupied units, 16.15% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers units, and 53.65% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 484 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 49 units since the year 2000 when it had 435 for rent homes. It's a decrease of -26 units since the year 1990 when it had 510 for rent homes. Fayette County saw a decrease of -75 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Fayette County has 30 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -139 units since the year 2000 when it had 169 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 202 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -140 units since the year 2000 when it had 342 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -159 units since the year 1990 when it had 361 for sale units. Fayette County saw a decrease of -19 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Fayette County has 131 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 453 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -11 units since the year 2000 when it had 464 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 249 units since the year 1990 when it had 204 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 260 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -3 units since the year 1990 when it had 3 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of -2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Fayette County has 1,505 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 245 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,260 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 388 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,117 listed as vacant other housing units. Fayette County saw an increase of 143 units between 1990 and 2000.