Crab Orchard, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,182 housing units in Crab Orchard. This represents a 0.3% growth from 1,178 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,182 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Crab Orchard is about 86.2%. Crab Orchard's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.7%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Crab Orchard were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom3.30%
Two Bedrooms35.50%
Three Bedrooms47%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$62,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$45,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.53
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.60%
Home Equity Loan5.20%
Simple Mortgage39.20%
Debt Free50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.4%