Putnam County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Putnam County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 23,438 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,817 units since the year 2000 when it had 21,621 total housing units. It's an increase of 6,554 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,884 total homes. Putnam County saw an increase of 4,737 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Putnam County's 23,438 total housing units, 93.78% are occupied housing units, and 6.22% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Putnam County has 21,981 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,953 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,028 occupied homes. It's an increase of 6,286 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,695 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 4,333 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 21,981 occupied housing units, 51.1% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 17.31% are renter occupied units, and 31.59% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,806 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 600 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,206 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,178 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,628 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 578 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 11,232 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Putnam County has 6,943 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,457 vacant housing units. This is a decrease of -136 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,593 vacant units. It's an increase of 268 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,189 vacant home units. Putnam County saw an increase of 404 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,457 vacant housing units, 17.78% are for rent housing units, 1.3% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 15.3% are for sale homes, 5.97% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 11.39% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0% are for migrant workers homes, and 48.8% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Putnam County has 259 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -60 units since the year 2000 when it had 319 for rent homes. It's an increase of 72 units since the year 1990 when it had 187 for rent housing units. Putnam County saw an increase of 132 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Putnam County has 15 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -81 units since the year 2000 when it had 96 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Putnam County has 219 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -114 units since the year 2000 when it had 333 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -84 units since the year 1990 when it had 303 for sale housing units. There was an increase of 30 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 87 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Putnam County has 166 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -51 units since the year 2000 when it had 217 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 69 units since the year 1990 when it had 97 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Putnam County saw an increase of 120 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 711 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 83 units since the year 2000 when it had 628 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 283 units since the year 1990 when it had 428 listed as vacant other housing units. Putnam County saw an increase of 200 units between 1990 and 2000.