West Canton, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 505 housing units in West Canton. This represents a 4.3% growth from 484 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 458 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 47 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Canton is about 77.6%. West Canton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.6%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Canton were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom5.90%
Two Bedrooms28.90%
Three Bedrooms50.70%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$82,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$97,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.61
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan2.50%
Simple Mortgage46.10%
Debt Free44.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%