Switzer, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 535 housing units in Switzer. This represents a 28.3% growth from 417 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 292 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 243 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Switzer is about 80.2%. Switzer's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.1%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Switzer were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom4.70%
Two Bedrooms41.30%
Three Bedrooms49%
Four Bedrooms3.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$47,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$36,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.9
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$320

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan3%
Simple Mortgage32.10%
Debt Free64.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%