Princeton, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,341 housing units in Princeton. This represents a 8% decline from 3,630 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,341 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Princeton is about 65.3%. Princeton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.2%. Average household size is 2.06 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom14.60%
Two Bedrooms33%
Three Bedrooms35.20%
Four Bedrooms14.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$58,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$67,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.87
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$293

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.80%
Home Equity Loan2%
Simple Mortgage38%
Debt Free57.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.3%