Buffalo, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 559 housing units in Buffalo. This represents a 34.7% growth from 415 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 559 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Buffalo is about 79.9%. Buffalo's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.9%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Buffalo were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom5.50%
Two Bedrooms44%
Three Bedrooms39.50%
Four Bedrooms10.20%
Five Bedrooms or more0.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$68,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$40,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.82
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$413

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.90%
Home Equity Loan6.90%
Simple Mortgage32.80%
Debt Free55.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%