Sophia, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 646 housing units in Sophia. This represents a 18.1% growth from 547 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 646 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sophia is about 64.7%. Sophia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.1%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sophia were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom9.90%
Two Bedrooms36.50%
Three Bedrooms44.70%
Four Bedrooms5.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$55,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$25,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$408

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.60%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage35.90%
Debt Free57.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13%