Wetzel County, West Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Wetzel County, West Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 8,173 total housing units. This is a decrease of -140 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,313 total homes. It's an increase of 44 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,129 total homes. Wetzel County saw an increase of 184 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 8,173 total housing units, 85.26% are occupied housing units, and 14.74% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Wetzel County has 6,968 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -196 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,164 occupied homes. It's a decrease of -335 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,303 occupied homes. There was a decrease of -139 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,968 occupied housing units, 34.3% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 22.39% are renter occupied homes, and 43.31% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 1,560 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 21 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,539 renter occupied home units. It's a decrease of -100 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,660 renter occupied housing units. There was a decrease of -121 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Wetzel County has 2,390 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,018 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Wetzel County has 1,205 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 56 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,149 vacant units. It's an increase of 379 units since the year 1990 when it had 826 vacant home units. Wetzel County saw an increase of 323 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,205 vacant housing units, 15.19% are for rent housing units, 1.99% are rented - but not occupied home units, 7.97% are for sale units, 4.15% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 36.68% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers units, and 34.2% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Wetzel County has 183 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 14 units since the year 2000 when it had 169 for rent home units. It's an increase of 5 units since the year 1990 when it had 178 for rent units. Wetzel County saw a decrease of -9 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 24 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -120 units since the year 2000 when it had 144 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Wetzel County has 96 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 100 for sale home units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 92 for sale home units. There was an increase of 8 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Wetzel County has 50 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 442 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 22 units since the year 2000 when it had 420 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 271 units since the year 1990 when it had 171 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Wetzel County saw an increase of 249 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 homes. Wetzel County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 410 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 94 units since the year 2000 when it had 316 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 120 units since the year 1990 when it had 290 listed as vacant other home units. Wetzel County saw an increase of 26 units between 1990 and 2000.