Dunbar, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,097 housing units in Dunbar. This represents a 3.3% decline from 4,239 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,090 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 7 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dunbar is about 60.1%. Dunbar's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.7%. Average household size is 2.07 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Dunbar were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom15.90%
Two Bedrooms39.80%
Three Bedrooms32.40%
Four Bedrooms10.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.15
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$75,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$57,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.95
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$498

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan7.70%
Simple Mortgage37.80%
Debt Free50.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.2%