Nitro, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,155 housing units in Nitro. This represents a 2.9% growth from 3,065 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,013 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 142 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Nitro is about 70.2%. Nitro's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.3%. Average household size is 2.34 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Nitro were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom10.70%
Two Bedrooms29.80%
Three Bedrooms46.40%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$69,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$38,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.07
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$441

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.50%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage41.10%
Debt Free47.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.4%