Despard, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 450 housing units in Despard. This represents a 10.3% growth from 408 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 450 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Despard is about 78.5%. Despard's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%. Average household size is 2.62 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Despard were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom2.70%
Two Bedrooms43.10%
Three Bedrooms43.30%
Four Bedrooms8.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$29,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$28,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.8
Median year structure was built1946

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan1.90%
Simple Mortgage28.70%
Debt Free65.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.4%