Weirton, WV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,547 housing units in Weirton. This represents a 1% decline from 9,642 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,528 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 19 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Weirton is about 72.3%. Weirton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.2%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Weirton were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom8%
Two Bedrooms31%
Three Bedrooms47.90%
Four Bedrooms10.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$72,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$44,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$386

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.30%
Home Equity Loan5%
Simple Mortgage38%
Debt Free52.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%