Rupert, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 489 housing units in Rupert. This represents a 3.6% growth from 472 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 489 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rupert is about 78.7%. Rupert's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 17.6%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rupert were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom9.80%
Two Bedrooms29.40%
Three Bedrooms50.30%
Four Bedrooms8.80%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$52,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$237

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan0.80%
Simple Mortgage44.30%
Debt Free52.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%