Hurricane, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,312 housing units in Hurricane. This represents a 26.3% growth from 1,831 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,288 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 24 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hurricane is about 75%. Hurricane's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.2%. Average household size is 2.52 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hurricane were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom9.50%
Two Bedrooms22.80%
Three Bedrooms55.20%
Four Bedrooms10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.64
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$89,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$73,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1983
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$373

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan8.10%
Simple Mortgage57.60%
Debt Free28.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.4%