Chester, WV Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,292 housing units in Chester.
This represents a 3.7% decline from 1,341 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,292 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Chester is about 62.9%.
Chester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.5%.
Average household size is 2.24 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chester were built after 1945.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$59,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$39,700|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.91|
|Median year structure was built||1956|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$263|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||6.30%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||14.9%|