Jefferson County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Jefferson County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 22,037 total housing units. This is an increase of 4,414 units since the year 2000 when it had 17,623 total home units. It's an increase of 7,431 units since the year 1990 when it had 14,606 total housing units. There was an increase of 3,017 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Jefferson County's 22,037 total housing units, 90.44% are occupied home units, and 9.56% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 19,931 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,766 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,165 occupied units. It's an increase of 7,017 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,914 occupied units. Jefferson County saw an increase of 3,251 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 19,931 occupied housing units, 58.9% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 23.23% are renter occupied units, and 17.87% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Jefferson County has 4,630 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 718 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,912 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,002 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,628 renter occupied homes. Jefferson County saw an increase of 284 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Jefferson County has 11,740 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,561 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Jefferson County has 2,106 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 648 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,458 vacant units. It's an increase of 414 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,692 vacant housing units. There was a decrease of -234 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Jefferson County's 2,106 vacant housing units, 20.47% are for rent housing units, 1.76% are rented - but not occupied units, 17.19% are for sale home units, 2.75% are sold - but not occupied homes, 25.78% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.5% are for migrant workers units, and 32% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 431 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 253 units since the year 2000 when it had 178 for rent home units. It's an increase of 191 units since the year 1990 when it had 240 for rent housing units. Jefferson County saw a decrease of -62 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 37 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -90 units since the year 2000 when it had 127 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 362 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 171 units since the year 2000 when it had 191 for sale home units. It's an increase of 105 units since the year 1990 when it had 257 for sale home units. Jefferson County saw a decrease of -66 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 58 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 543 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 52 units since the year 2000 when it had 491 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's a decrease of -85 units since the year 1990 when it had 628 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was a decrease of -137 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 674 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 206 units since the year 2000 when it had 468 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 276 units since the year 1990 when it had 398 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 70 units between 1990 and 2000.