Ft. Gay, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 396 housing units in Ft. Gay. This represents a 1.3% growth from 391 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 374 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 22 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ft. Gay is about 55.5%. Ft. Gay's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.6%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ft. Gay were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom6.60%
Two Bedrooms42.40%
Three Bedrooms41.90%
Four Bedrooms7.80%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$51,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$45,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$213

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage36.70%
Debt Free58.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.1%