Ritchie County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Ritchie County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Ritchie County has 5,843 total housing units. This is an increase of 330 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,513 total units. It's an increase of 907 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,936 total housing units. There was an increase of 577 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Ritchie County's 5,843 total housing units, 74.74% are occupied home units, and 25.26% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,367 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 183 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,184 occupied units. It's an increase of 439 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,928 occupied home units. There was an increase of 256 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Ritchie County's 4,367 occupied housing units, 35.49% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 20.7% are renter occupied units, and 43.81% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Ritchie County has 904 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 138 units since the year 2000 when it had 766 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 118 units since the year 1990 when it had 786 renter occupied units. Ritchie County saw a decrease of -20 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,550 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,913 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,476 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 147 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,329 vacant homes. It's an increase of 468 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,008 vacant units. Ritchie County saw an increase of 321 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,476 vacant housing units, 4% are for rent homes, 0.47% are rented - but not occupied units, 3.12% are for sale units, 3.18% are sold - but not occupied units, 56.5% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 32.72% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Ritchie County has 59 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 19 units since the year 2000 when it had 40 for rent units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 58 for rent homes. Ritchie County saw a decrease of -18 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 7 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -322 units since the year 2000 when it had 329 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 46 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -28 units since the year 2000 when it had 74 for sale units. It's a decrease of -34 units since the year 1990 when it had 80 for sale housing units. Ritchie County saw a decrease of -6 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Ritchie County has 47 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 834 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 76 units since the year 2000 when it had 758 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 273 units since the year 1990 when it had 561 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Ritchie County saw an increase of 197 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 housing units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. There was a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 483 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 355 units since the year 2000 when it had 128 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 203 units since the year 1990 when it had 280 listed as vacant other housing units. There was a decrease of -152 units between 1990 and 2000.