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Nitro, WV (West Virginia) Houses and Residents

Nitro,WV index of house prices

Total population: 6,837 (Urban population: 6,682, Rural population: 325 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 3,510 (2,974 occupied: 2,061 owner occupied, 912 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

31%
State:

28%

Housing density: 937 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $247,876.

Median contract rent in 2016: $363 (lower quartile is $288, upper quartile is $468)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $531


Median gross rent in Nitro, WV in 2016: $464

Housing units in Nitro with a mortgage: 1,179 (0 second mortgage, 68 home equity loan, 104 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 870

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $56,167

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,858

Median monthly housing costs: $650


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Nitro, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $108,528 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Nitro:

$108,528
West Virginia:

$117,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,324 - $134,431
Median year house/condo built: 1954

Median year apartment built: 1978

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,551
  • In family households: 5,117 (834 male householders, 968 female householders)
    1,363 spouses, 1,651 children (1,507 natural, 0 adopted, 157 stepchildren), 263 grandchildren, 9 brothers or sisters, 32 parents, 0 other relatives, 10 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,425 (441 male householders (386 living alone)), 729 female householders (614 living alone)), 248 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 1,208 2-persons, 251 3-persons, 284 4-persons, 45 5-persons, 17 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,003 1-person, 140 2-persons, 93 4-persons.

611 married couples with children.
440 single-parent households (60 men, 380 women).

99.5% of residents of Nitro speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 113 (1.7%)
(111.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 9no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 4772 bedrooms
  • 1,1813 bedrooms
  • 3594 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Nitro population

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

  • 85no bedroom
  • 2421 bedroom
  • 3802 bedrooms
  • 1483 bedrooms
  • 684 bedrooms
  • 215+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Nitro population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 99no vehicle
  • 8951 vehicle
  • 7352 vehicles
  • 3143 vehicles
  • 134 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Nitro population

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

  • 222no vehicle
  • 5851 vehicle
  • 1222 vehicles
  • 33 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Nitro population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 91 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 153 rooms
  • 1044 rooms
  • 4975 rooms
  • 6126 rooms
  • 3457 rooms
  • 2618 rooms
  • 2129+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Nitro population

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

  • 941 room
  • 822 rooms
  • 1343 rooms
  • 2444 rooms
  • 1735 rooms
  • 966 rooms
  • 757 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 69+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Nitro population

Year house built

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

  • Nitro, WV household income distribution

  • Nitro, WV household income distribution
  • 232Less than $10,000
  • 367$10,000 to $14,999
  • 185$15,000 to $19,999
  • 150$20,000 to $24,999
  • 50$25,000 to $29,999
  • 249$30,000 to $34,999
  • 149$35,000 to $39,999
  • 205$40,000 to $44,999
  • 98$45,000 to $49,999
  • 291$50,000 to $59,999
  • 351$60,000 to $74,999
  • 303$75,000 to $99,999
  • 125$100,000 to $124,999
  • 37$125,000 to $149,999
  • 63$150,000 to $199,999
  • 82$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Nitro, WV

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Nitro, WV
  • 6Less than $10,000
  • 15$10,000 to $14,999
  • 59$20,000 to $24,999
  • 24$35,000 to $39,999
  • 84$40,000 to $49,999
  • 90$50,000 to $59,999
  • 103$60,000 to $69,999
  • 193$70,000 to $79,999
  • 260$80,000 to $89,999
  • 148$90,000 to $99,999
  • 402$100,000 to $124,999
  • 151$125,000 to $149,999
  • 254$150,000 to $174,999
  • 26$175,000 to $199,999
  • 31$200,000 to $249,999
  • 10$250,000 to $299,999
  • 34$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Nitro, WV

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Nitro, WV
  • 15$100 to $149
  • 43$200 to $249
  • 26$250 to $299
  • 88$300 to $349
  • 22$350 to $399
  • 62$400 to $449
  • 48$450 to $499
  • 116$500 to $549
  • 65$550 to $599
  • 70$600 to $649
  • 65$650 to $699
  • 14$700 to $749
  • 5$750 to $799
  • 69$800 to $899
  • 15$900 to $999
  • 33$1,000 to $1,249
  • 90No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 101990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 3Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Nitro population
Nitro commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 194
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 369
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 476
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 487
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 391
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 344
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 379
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 21
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 58
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 71
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 0
  • 90 or more minutes: 38
Nitro, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 76.3%
Number of people working at home: 165 (5.5% of all workers)

Nitro mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,171 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 388 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 197 (5%)
  • Taxi: 35 (1%)
  • Walked: 122 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 143 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 811
 English: 507
 Irish: 308
 Scotch-Irish: 166
 German: 138
 European: 84
 French Canadian: 74
 Italian: 45
 British: 28
 Latvian: 16
 Pennsylvania German: 15
 Australian: 9
 Swedish: 9
 Scottish: 8

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

  • 40%India
  • 24%Germany
  • 21%Cuba
  • 8%Australia
  • 7%Korea
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland

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

  • This state: 5,115
  • Other state: 1,304
  • Northeast: 181
  • Midwest: 298
  • South: 773
  • West: 66

91% of Nitro residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 31% lived in West Virginia.

Nitro:

91.2%
State average:

87.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 13
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 44
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 853
  • Less than 1 year of college: 101
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 331
  • Associate degree: 176
  • Bachelor's degree: 224
  • Master's degree: 243
  • Professional school degree: 14
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 30
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 2
  • 7th and 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 238
  • 11th grade: 37
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 23
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 966
  • Less than 1 year of college: 223
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 494
  • Associate degree: 228
  • Bachelor's degree: 301
  • Master's degree: 174
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 6.4%Males
Nitro marital status for males
Nitro marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,457
  • One, attached: 64
  • Two: 141
  • 3 or 4: 216
  • 5 to 9: 253
  • 10 to 19: 47
  • 20 to 49: 192
  • 50 or more: 56
  • Mobile homes: 102

Median worth of mobile homes: $107,531

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 7.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 17 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Nitro:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nitro
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (66.9%)
  • Electricity (28.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.9%)
  • Wood (0.7%)
  • Electricity (50.7%)
  • Utility gas (49.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 60
Here:

13.9%
West Virginia:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

1.6%
West Virginia:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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)