Hancock County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Hancock County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Hancock County has 14,541 total housing units. This is a decrease of -187 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,728 total homes. It's a decrease of -156 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,697 total housing units. Hancock County saw an increase of 31 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hancock County's 14,541 total housing units, 91.44% are occupied home units, and 8.56% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 13,297 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -381 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,678 occupied units. It's a decrease of -484 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,781 occupied homes. There was a decrease of -103 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hancock County's 13,297 occupied housing units, 39.61% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 26.77% are renter occupied homes, and 33.62% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,559 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 422 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,137 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 351 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,208 renter occupied units. Hancock County saw a decrease of -71 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 5,267 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Hancock County has 4,471 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Hancock County has 1,244 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 194 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,050 vacant home units. It's an increase of 328 units since the year 1990 when it had 916 vacant homes. There was an increase of 134 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hancock County's 1,244 vacant housing units, 34.41% are for rent housing units, 2.1% are rented - but not occupied units, 16.24% are for sale home units, 10.5% are sold - but not occupied units, 6.27% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.8% are for migrant workers homes, and 30.95% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 428 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 95 units since the year 2000 when it had 333 for rent home units. It's an increase of 119 units since the year 1990 when it had 309 for rent homes. Hancock County saw an increase of 24 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 25 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -104 units since the year 2000 when it had 129 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Hancock County has 202 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 64 units since the year 2000 when it had 138 for sale homes. It's an increase of 53 units since the year 1990 when it had 149 for sale units. Hancock County saw a decrease of -11 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Hancock County has 125 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 78 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 36 units since the year 2000 when it had 42 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 57 units since the year 1990 when it had 21 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Hancock County saw an increase of 21 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Hancock County has 1 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Hancock County has 385 listed as vacant other housing units. This is a decrease of -23 units since the year 2000 when it had 408 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 31 units since the year 1990 when it had 354 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 54 units between 1990 and 2000.