Spencer, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,153 housing units in Spencer. This represents a 0.8% decline from 1,162 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,147 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 6 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Spencer is about 56.5%. Spencer's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.9%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Spencer were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom14.70%
Two Bedrooms29.80%
Three Bedrooms38.70%
Four Bedrooms14.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.2
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$49,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$364

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.50%
Home Equity Loan0.90%
Simple Mortgage46.60%
Debt Free51%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%