Kingwood, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,410 housing units in Kingwood. This represents a 2.8% growth from 1,371 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,384 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 26 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Kingwood is about 70.1%. Kingwood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.2%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom10.80%
Two Bedrooms27.40%
Three Bedrooms44.20%
Four Bedrooms15.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$68,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$56,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.86
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$295

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan7.80%
Simple Mortgage41.70%
Debt Free46.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.6%