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Clarksburg, WV (West Virginia) Houses and Residents

Clarksburg,WV index of house prices

Total population: 16,242 (All urban)

Houses: 7,649 (6,605 occupied: 4,229 owner occupied, 2,340 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

28%

Housing density: 803 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $24,928.

Median contract rent in 2016: $299 (lower quartile is $242, upper quartile is $377)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $433


Median gross rent in Clarksburg, WV in 2016: $398

Housing units in Clarksburg with a mortgage: 1,963 (4 second mortgage, 190 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,266

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $71,647

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $38,788

Median monthly housing costs: $592


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Clarksburg, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $89,187 (it was $58,700 in 2000)
Clarksburg:

$89,187
West Virginia:

$117,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,778 - $126,651

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $106,452
Here:

$106,452
State:

$150,631

Townhouses or other attached units: $78,782
Here:

$78,782
State:

$147,998

In 2-unit structures: $28,467
Here:

$28,467
State:

$117,029

Mobile homes: $100,576
Here:

$100,576
State:

$51,134
Median year house/condo built: 1943

Median year apartment built: 1953

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,137
  • In family households: 12,011 (1,629 male householders, 1,921 female householders)
    2,153 spouses, 4,204 children (3,789 natural, 227 adopted, 184 stepchildren), 575 grandchildren, 176 brothers or sisters, 69 parents, 513 other relatives, 931 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,785 (1,285 male householders (957 living alone)), 1,741 female householders (1,530 living alone)), 769 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 340

Size of family households: 1,565 2-persons, 769 3-persons, 614 4-persons, 288 5-persons, 105 6-persons, 136 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,484 1-person, 399 2-persons, 95 3-persons, 28 4-persons.

1,612 married couples with children.
948 single-parent households (211 men, 737 women).

97.6% of residents of Clarksburg speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (55% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 70 (0.4%)
(64.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1601 bedroom
  • 1,1712 bedrooms
  • 2,1423 bedrooms
  • 5354 bedrooms
  • 2645+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Clarksburg population

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

  • 173no bedroom
  • 4931 bedroom
  • 9452 bedrooms
  • 5293 bedrooms
  • 1984 bedrooms
  • 105+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Clarksburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 176no vehicle
  • 1,6471 vehicle
  • 1,6522 vehicles
  • 5363 vehicles
  • 1424 vehicles
  • 435+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Clarksburg population

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

  • 461no vehicle
  • 1,2021 vehicle
  • 5132 vehicles
  • 563 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 1475+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Clarksburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 353 rooms
  • 3294 rooms
  • 7985 rooms
  • 1,2326 rooms
  • 7417 rooms
  • 5398 rooms
  • 5679+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Clarksburg population

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

  • 1651 room
  • 1562 rooms
  • 2643 rooms
  • 6124 rooms
  • 5395 rooms
  • 4046 rooms
  • 1397 rooms
  • 618 rooms
  • 39+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Clarksburg population

Year house built

Median 2016 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 ($)

  • Clarksburg, WV household income distribution

  • Clarksburg, WV household income distribution
  • 648Less than $10,000
  • 455$10,000 to $14,999
  • 306$15,000 to $19,999
  • 486$20,000 to $24,999
  • 314$25,000 to $29,999
  • 416$30,000 to $34,999
  • 418$35,000 to $39,999
  • 567$40,000 to $44,999
  • 319$45,000 to $49,999
  • 486$50,000 to $59,999
  • 487$60,000 to $74,999
  • 630$75,000 to $99,999
  • 449$100,000 to $124,999
  • 112$125,000 to $149,999
  • 184$150,000 to $199,999
  • 86$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Clarksburg, WV

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Clarksburg, WV
  • 49Less than $10,000
  • 81$10,000 to $14,999
  • 9$15,000 to $19,999
  • 117$20,000 to $24,999
  • 9$25,000 to $29,999
  • 112$30,000 to $34,999
  • 42$35,000 to $39,999
  • 247$40,000 to $49,999
  • 299$50,000 to $59,999
  • 438$60,000 to $69,999
  • 264$70,000 to $79,999
  • 453$80,000 to $89,999
  • 387$90,000 to $99,999
  • 532$100,000 to $124,999
  • 375$125,000 to $149,999
  • 150$150,000 to $174,999
  • 77$175,000 to $199,999
  • 186$200,000 to $249,999
  • 141$250,000 to $299,999
  • 90$300,000 to $399,999
  • 22$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Clarksburg, WV

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Clarksburg, WV
  • 45Less than $100
  • 40$100 to $149
  • 96$150 to $199
  • 134$200 to $249
  • 44$250 to $299
  • 95$300 to $349
  • 79$350 to $399
  • 365$400 to $449
  • 169$450 to $499
  • 357$500 to $549
  • 61$550 to $599
  • 334$600 to $649
  • 41$650 to $699
  • 75$700 to $749
  • 56$750 to $799
  • 174$800 to $899
  • 32$900 to $999
  • 5$1,000 to $1,249
  • 86$1,250 to $1,499
  • 13$1,500 to $1,999
  • 79No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 602000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 381980 to 1989
  • 371970 to 1979
  • 100Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Clarksburg population
Clarksburg commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 287
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,063
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,817
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,534
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 979
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 315
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 158
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 108
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 96
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 418
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 145
  • 90 or more minutes: 67
Clarksburg, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 86.5%
Number of people working at home: 290 (4.2% of all workers)

Clarksburg mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 12,039 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 1,241 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 120 (1%)
  • Taxi: 177 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 357 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 290 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 2,123
 Italian: 987
 Irish: 599
 English: 475
 German: 430
 Polish: 149
 Northern European: 79
 Hungarian: 49
 French (except Basque): 46
 Scotch-Irish: 46
 Scottish: 45
 British: 41
 Slavic: 40
 Lebanese: 36
 European: 31
 Slovak: 25
 Croatian: 20
 Yugoslavian: 19
 Jamaican: 17
 Welsh: 15
 Ukrainian: 12
 Norwegian: 11
 Swiss: 9
 Belgian: 8
 Swedish: 6
 Czechoslovakian: 5
 Russian: 5

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

  • 25%Indonesia
  • 13%Hungary
  • 11%Jamaica
  • 10%Italy
  • 9%Poland
  • 8%Taiwan
  • 8%Colombia

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

  • This state: 12,775
  • Other state: 3,171
  • Northeast: 645
  • Midwest: 658
  • South: 1,590
  • West: 297

84% of Clarksburg residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in West Virginia.

Clarksburg:

83.6%
State average:

87.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 20
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 77
  • 7th and 8th grade: 123
  • 9th grade: 148
  • 10th grade: 203
  • 11th grade: 183
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 19
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,882
  • Less than 1 year of college: 255
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 771
  • Associate degree: 327
  • Bachelor's degree: 899
  • Master's degree: 249
  • Professional school degree: 93
  • Doctorate degree: 33

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 26
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 97
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 93
  • 9th grade: 32
  • 10th grade: 93
  • 11th grade: 88
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 78
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,350
  • Less than 1 year of college: 495
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 998
  • Associate degree: 414
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,038
  • Master's degree: 250
  • Professional school degree: 66
  • Doctorate degree: 14

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.9%Males
  • 5.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 5.3%Males
  • 16.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 100.0%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 13.2%Males
Clarksburg marital status for males
Clarksburg marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,046
  • One, attached: 89
  • Two: 302
  • 3 or 4: 585
  • 5 to 9: 159
  • 10 to 19: 51
  • 20 to 49: 14
  • 50 or more: 546
  • Mobile homes: 18

Median worth of mobile homes: $91,424

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 19 years ago

Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Clarksburg:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clarksburg
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (87.6%)
  • Electricity (8.4%)
  • Wood (1.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (70.6%)
  • Electricity (28.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 189
Here:

11.2%
West Virginia:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 124
Here:

17.3%
West Virginia:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 46
Here:

11.2%
West Virginia:

15.3%

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)