Martinsburg, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,423 housing units in Martinsburg. This represents a 11.3% growth from 6,670 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,423 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Martinsburg is about 50.5%. Martinsburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.1%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Martinsburg were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom18.90%
Two Bedrooms29.50%
Three Bedrooms39.90%
Four Bedrooms8.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$76,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$43,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.04
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$414

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan4.50%
Simple Mortgage47.60%
Debt Free41.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%