Moundsville, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,504 housing units in Moundsville. This represents a 2.5% decline from 4,618 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,504 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Moundsville is about 66.8%. Moundsville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.8%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Moundsville were built after 1945.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms40.70%
Three Bedrooms37%
Four Bedrooms7.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$53,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$32,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1952
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$275

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan4.90%
Simple Mortgage39%
Debt Free53.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.3%