Chilhowie, VA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 794 housing units in Chilhowie. This represents a 6.1% growth from 748 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 731 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 63 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chilhowie is about 60%. Chilhowie's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.6%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom3.50%
Two Bedrooms38.80%
Three Bedrooms42.70%
Four Bedrooms11.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$80,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$316

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.60%
Home Equity Loan6.60%
Simple Mortgage32.80%
Debt Free57%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.4%