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Belle, WV (West Virginia) Houses and Residents

Belle,WV index of house prices

Total population: 1,228 (Urban population: 1,169, Rural population: 91 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 667 (570 occupied: 352 owner occupied, 228 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

39%
State:

28%

Housing density: 936 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $122,956.

Median contract rent in 2013: $288 (lower quartile is $226, upper quartile is $409)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $443


Median gross rent in Belle, WV in 2013: $393

Housing units in Belle with a mortgage: 193 (18 second mortgage, 15 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 190

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $47,744

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,360

Median monthly housing costs: $628


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Belle, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,468 (it was $69,400 in 2000)
Belle:

$94,468
West Virginia:

$103,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,400 - $120,008
Median year house/condo built: 1949

Median year apartment built: 1952

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,260
  • In family households: 1,034 (272 male householders, 101 female householders)
    308 spouses, 300 children (287 natural, 8 adopted, 5 stepchildren), 19 grandchildren, 9 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 2 other relatives, 16 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 226 (83 male householders (60 living alone)), 110 female householders (104 living alone)), 33 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 191 2-persons, 98 3-persons, 58 4-persons, 22 5-persons, 4 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 164 1-person, 27 2-persons, 2 3-persons.

156 married couples with children.
73 single-parent households (11 men, 62 women).

97.6% of residents of Belle speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (33% speak English very well, 67% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 12 (1.0%)
(75.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.8
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Belle, West Virginia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 31 bedroom
  • 1342 bedrooms
  • 2253 bedrooms
  • 404 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Belle, West Virginia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 161 bedroom
  • 1042 bedrooms
  • 433 bedrooms
  • 54 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Belle in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 36no vehicle
  • 1591 vehicle
  • 1652 vehicles
  • 293 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Belle in renter-occupied apartments

  • 34no vehicle
  • 681 vehicle
  • 552 vehicles
  • 93 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Belle, West Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 13 rooms
  • 384 rooms
  • 905 rooms
  • 1326 rooms
  • 867 rooms
  • 338 rooms
  • 229+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Belle, West Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 183 rooms
  • 504 rooms
  • 565 rooms
  • 216 rooms
  • 127 rooms
  • 38 rooms
  • 79+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Belle, WV household income distribution

  • Belle, WV household income distribution
  • 59Less than $10,000
  • 35$10,000 to $14,999
  • 52$15,000 to $19,999
  • 44$20,000 to $24,999
  • 51$25,000 to $29,999
  • 48$30,000 to $34,999
  • 36$35,000 to $39,999
  • 45$40,000 to $44,999
  • 36$45,000 to $49,999
  • 50$50,000 to $59,999
  • 65$60,000 to $74,999
  • 25$75,000 to $99,999
  • 12$100,000 to $124,999
  • 5$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1$150,000 to $199,999
  • 2$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Belle, WV

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Belle, WV
  • 10$25,000 to $29,999
  • 5$30,000 to $34,999
  • 38$40,000 to $49,999
  • 10$50,000 to $59,999
  • 45$60,000 to $69,999
  • 22$70,000 to $79,999
  • 36$80,000 to $89,999
  • 35$90,000 to $99,999
  • 61$100,000 to $124,999
  • 22$125,000 to $149,999
  • 33$150,000 to $174,999
  • 6$175,000 to $199,999
  • 2$200,000 to $249,999
  • 10$250,000 to $299,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Belle, WV

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Belle, WV
  • 3$200 to $249
  • 7$250 to $299
  • 18$300 to $349
  • 8$350 to $399
  • 27$400 to $449
  • 58$450 to $499
  • 16$500 to $549
  • 29$550 to $599
  • 11$600 to $649
  • 2$800 to $899
  • 34No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 31995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 21985 to 1989
  • 41980 to 1984
  • 31975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 0Before 1965
Belle commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 58
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 55
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 34
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 103
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 142
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 28
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 71
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 10
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 8
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 35
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 31
  • 90 or more minutes: 37
Belle, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 95.1%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)

Belle mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 490 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 60 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 24 (4%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (1%)
  • Walked: 30 (5%)
  • Other means: 3 (0%)

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 244
 Irish: 98
 English: 90
 Other groups: 77
 German: 66
 Scotch-Irish: 43
 Italian: 28
 Dutch: 18
 Scottish: 10
 Swedish: 8
 French (except Basque): 7
 Greek: 6
 Polish: 6
 Subsaharan African:: 4
 African: 4
 Welsh: 3
 European: 2
 Hungarian: 2
 Austrian: 2
 Lithuanian: 2
 Northern European: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 50%Philippines
  • 50%Mexico

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,085
  • Northeast: 25
  • Midwest: 41
  • South: 70
  • West: 14

68% of Belle residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 76% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in West Virginia.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 21
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 167
  • Less than 1 year of college: 40
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 63
  • Associate degree: 38
  • Bachelor's degree: 38
  • Master's degree: 19
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 2
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 21
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 220
  • Less than 1 year of college: 49
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 62
  • Associate degree: 43
  • Bachelor's degree: 46
  • Master's degree: 19
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 2

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 3.8%Females
Belle marital status for males
Belle marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 560
  • One, attached: 11
  • Two: 18
  • 3 or 4: 57
  • 5 to 9: 14
  • Mobile homes: 7

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Belle:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 86.6%Utility gas
  • 11.2%Electricity
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 82.7%Utility gas
  • 17.3%Electricity

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

5.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

4.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 5
Here:

10.6%
West Virginia:

15.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)