Alderson, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 592 housing units in Alderson. This represents a 3.1% growth from 574 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 510 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 82 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alderson is about 72.1%. Alderson's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.9%. Average household size is 2.16 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alderson were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom4.90%
Two Bedrooms31.10%
Three Bedrooms44.90%
Four Bedrooms13.30%
Five Bedrooms or more5.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$63,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$47,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1948
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$305

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0.60%
Home Equity Loan3.50%
Simple Mortgage39.70%
Debt Free56.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16%