Lester, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 181 housing units in Lester. This represents a 2.2% decline from 185 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 117 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 64 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lester is about 85.3%. Lester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 17.1%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lester were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom1.10%
Two Bedrooms49.20%
Three Bedrooms37.60%
Four Bedrooms9.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$38,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$17,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.68
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$225

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan3.60%
Simple Mortgage45.80%
Debt Free50.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.7%