Preston County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Preston County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 15,097 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,653 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,444 total housing units. It's an increase of 2,960 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,137 total units. Preston County saw an increase of 1,307 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 15,097 total housing units, 85.41% are occupied units, and 14.59% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 12,895 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,351 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,544 occupied home units. It's an increase of 2,276 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,619 occupied units. Preston County saw an increase of 925 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 12,895 occupied housing units, 39.55% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 18.26% are renter occupied home units, and 42.19% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 2,355 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 396 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,959 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 374 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,981 renter occupied housing units. Preston County saw a decrease of -22 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 5,100 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Preston County has 5,440 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 2,202 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 302 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,900 vacant home units. It's an increase of 684 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,518 vacant housing units. Preston County saw an increase of 382 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 2,202 vacant housing units, 9.17% are for rent home units, 0.68% are rented - but not occupied home units, 7.36% are for sale units, 2.63% are sold - but not occupied units, 43.23% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0% are for migrant workers homes, and 36.92% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 202 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 4 units since the year 2000 when it had 198 for rent units. It's a decrease of -33 units since the year 1990 when it had 235 for rent housing units. Preston County saw a decrease of -37 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Preston County has 15 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -131 units since the year 2000 when it had 146 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 162 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -40 units since the year 2000 when it had 202 for sale units. It's a decrease of -15 units since the year 1990 when it had 177 for sale units. Preston County saw an increase of 25 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

Preston County has 952 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 266 units since the year 2000 when it had 686 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 422 units since the year 1990 when it had 530 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 156 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Preston County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers home units. Preston County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Preston County has 813 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 145 units since the year 2000 when it had 668 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 389 units since the year 1990 when it had 424 listed as vacant other housing units. There was an increase of 244 units between 1990 and 2000.