West Union, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 410 housing units in West Union. This represents a 6.8% decline from 440 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 410 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Union is about 64.1%. West Union's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.9%. Average household size is 2.34 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Union were built after 1942.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom12.70%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms40.20%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more3.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$40,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$57,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$244

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.90%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage35.60%
Debt Free61.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.6%