Pocahontas County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Pocahontas County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 8,847 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,253 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,594 total units. It's an increase of 3,268 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,579 total units. Pocahontas County saw an increase of 2,015 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Pocahontas County's 8,847 total housing units, 42.48% are occupied housing units, and 57.52% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,758 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -77 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,835 occupied homes. It's an increase of 130 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,628 occupied housing units. Pocahontas County saw an increase of 207 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Pocahontas County's 3,758 occupied housing units, 36.75% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 19.58% are renter occupied home units, and 43.67% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Pocahontas County has 736 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -20 units since the year 2000 when it had 756 renter occupied homes. It's a decrease of -13 units since the year 1990 when it had 749 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 7 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,381 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,641 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Pocahontas County has 5,089 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,330 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,759 vacant homes. It's an increase of 3,138 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,951 vacant homes. Pocahontas County saw an increase of 1,808 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 5,089 vacant housing units, 5.9% are for rent units, 1.4% are rented - but not occupied homes, 1.59% are for sale homes, 1.43% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 82.14% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 8.71% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Pocahontas County has 259 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -17 units since the year 2000 when it had 276 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 205 units since the year 1990 when it had 54 for rent homes. Pocahontas County saw an increase of 222 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 53 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -27 units since the year 2000 when it had 80 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 81 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 7 units since the year 2000 when it had 74 for sale homes. It's an increase of 26 units since the year 1990 when it had 55 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 19 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 73 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Pocahontas County has 4,180 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,182 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,998 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 2,755 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,425 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Pocahontas County saw an increase of 1,573 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Pocahontas County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. Pocahontas County saw an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Pocahontas County has 443 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 116 units since the year 2000 when it had 327 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 63 units since the year 1990 when it had 380 listed as vacant other homes. Pocahontas County saw a decrease of -53 units between 1990 and 2000.