Prosperity, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 610 housing units in Prosperity. This represents a 8.9% growth from 560 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 571 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 39 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Prosperity is about 86.6%. Prosperity's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.7%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Prosperity were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3%
One Bedroom0.80%
Two Bedrooms27.70%
Three Bedrooms54.60%
Four Bedrooms12.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$74,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.75
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage33.90%
Debt Free60.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.1%