Raleigh County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Raleigh County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 35,931 total housing units. This is an increase of 253 units since the year 2000 when it had 35,678 total units. It's an increase of 2,653 units since the year 1990 when it had 33,278 total units. Raleigh County saw an increase of 2,400 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Raleigh County's 35,931 total housing units, 88.59% are occupied housing units, and 11.41% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 31,831 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 38 units since the year 2000 when it had 31,793 occupied units. It's an increase of 2,348 units since the year 1990 when it had 29,483 occupied home units. There was an increase of 2,310 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 31,831 occupied housing units, 37.88% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 25.61% are renter occupied homes, and 36.51% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 8,153 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 673 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,480 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 938 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,215 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 265 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Raleigh County has 12,058 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Raleigh County has 11,620 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 4,100 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 215 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,885 vacant home units. It's an increase of 305 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,795 vacant home units. Raleigh County saw an increase of 90 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Raleigh County's 4,100 vacant housing units, 17.76% are for rent homes, 1.27% are rented - but not occupied units, 10.8% are for sale homes, 4.83% are sold - but not occupied home units, 17.49% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.7% are for migrant workers units, and 47.78% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Raleigh County has 728 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 9 units since the year 2000 when it had 719 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -30 units since the year 1990 when it had 758 for rent housing units. Raleigh County saw a decrease of -39 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Raleigh County has 52 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -344 units since the year 2000 when it had 396 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 443 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -174 units since the year 2000 when it had 617 for sale home units. It's a decrease of -175 units since the year 1990 when it had 618 for sale units. Raleigh County saw a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 198 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Raleigh County has 717 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 162 units since the year 2000 when it had 555 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 200 units since the year 1990 when it had 517 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Raleigh County saw an increase of 38 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 3 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 4 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,959 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 361 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,598 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 391 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,568 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 30 units between 1990 and 2000.