McMechen, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 953 housing units in McMechen. This represents a 2.4% decline from 976 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 953 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in McMechen is about 73.3%. McMechen's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.2%. Average household size is 2.23 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in McMechen were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom13.60%
Two Bedrooms38.70%
Three Bedrooms40.70%
Four Bedrooms5.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.2
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$43,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$9,999

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1950
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$354

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.40%
Home Equity Loan4.30%
Simple Mortgage33.90%
Debt Free56.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.4%