Wheeling, WV Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,622 housing units in Wheeling.
This represents a 8.8% decline from 17,128 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 15,560 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 62 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Wheeling is about 62.6%.
Wheeling's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.6%.
Average household size is 2.17 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wheeling were built after 1941.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||3%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$67,100|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$53,700|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.85|
|Median year structure was built||1946|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$297|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.50%|
|Home Equity Loan||7.10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||14.2%|