Marlinton, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 645 housing units in Marlinton. This represents a 12% growth from 576 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 645 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Marlinton is about 60.5%. Marlinton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.9%. Average household size is 2.03 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Marlinton were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom12.90%
Two Bedrooms32.10%
Three Bedrooms36.10%
Four Bedrooms13.60%
Five Bedrooms or more4.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$57,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$71,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$363

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan4.70%
Simple Mortgage36%
Debt Free54.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.7%