Brookhaven, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,956 housing units in Brookhaven. This represents a 23.1% growth from 1,589 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,554 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 402 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brookhaven is about 80.4%. Brookhaven's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brookhaven were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom8%
Two Bedrooms29%
Three Bedrooms47.80%
Four Bedrooms12.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$86,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$435

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan5.60%
Simple Mortgage64.10%
Debt Free24.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%