War, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 381 housing units in War. This represents a 27.4% decline from 525 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 381 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in War is about 75%. War's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 17.1%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in War were built after 1944.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom4.50%
Two Bedrooms45.40%
Three Bedrooms33.60%
Four Bedrooms11.50%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$24,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$9,999

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1943
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$213

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage21.50%
Debt Free78.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%