Philippi, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,242 housing units in Philippi. This represents a 7.5% decline from 1,342 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,123 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 119 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Philippi is about 54.3%. Philippi's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.8%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Philippi were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom15.10%
Two Bedrooms29.90%
Three Bedrooms42.30%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.15
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$61,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$60,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$291

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.80%
Home Equity Loan0.80%
Simple Mortgage34.60%
Debt Free61.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.6%