Richwood, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,198 housing units in Richwood. This represents a 5.4% decline from 1,267 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,133 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 65 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Richwood is about 71.6%. Richwood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.2%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Richwood were built after 1945.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom7.30%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms41.50%
Four Bedrooms13.30%
Five Bedrooms or more3.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1943
Median Value of occupied units$36,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$11,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1951
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$244

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3%
Home Equity Loan2.30%
Simple Mortgage31.70%
Debt Free63%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.3%