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Total population: 6,736 (Urban population: 6,424, Rural population: 312 (all nonfarm))

Nitro,WV index of house prices


Houses: 3,155 (2,988 occupied: 2,098 owner occupied, 890 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

30%
State:

33%

Housing density: 842 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $101,480.


Median contract rent in 2009: $460 (lower quartile is $367, upper quartile is $528)


Median gross rent in Nitro, WV in 2009: $622


Housing units in Nitro with a mortgage: 1,022 (88 second mortgage, 139 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 913


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $60,609


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $34,357


Median monthly housing costs: $575





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Nitro, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $93,118 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Nitro:

$93,118
West Virginia:

$94,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,884 - $141,273

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $111,215
Here:

$111,215
State:

$134,377

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $29,822
Here:

$29,822
State:

$147,396

Mobile homes: $69,845
Here:

$69,845
State:

$32,459

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,003
  • In family households: 5,795 (1,441 male householders, 524 female householders)
    1,563 spouses, 1,820 children (1,684 natural, 41 adopted, 95 stepchildren), 136 grandchildren, 75 brothers or sisters, 40 parents, 107 other relatives, 89 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,208 (341 male householders (294 living alone)), 681 female householders (594 living alone)), 186 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 963 2-persons, 479 3-persons, 343 4-persons, 95 5-persons, 29 6-persons, 56 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 888 1-person, 106 2-persons, 17 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 6 5-persons.

825 married couples with children.
389 single-parent households (89 men, 300 women).

98.8% of residents of Nitro speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 45% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 31% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 13 (0.2%)
(100.0% 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:

4.5
State:

4.5

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Nitro, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 8
  • 3 rooms: 9
  • 4 rooms: 198
  • 5 rooms: 574
  • 6 rooms: 553
  • 7 rooms: 350
  • 8 rooms: 214
  • 9 or more rooms: 192
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 34
  • 3 rooms: 183
  • 4 rooms: 236
  • 5 rooms: 200
  • 6 rooms: 177
  • 7 rooms: 10
  • 8 rooms: 38
  • 9 or more rooms: 12
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nitro, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 35
  • 2 bedrooms: 536
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,133
  • 4 bedrooms: 329
  • 5+ bedrooms: 65
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 248
  • 2 bedrooms: 319
  • 3 bedrooms: 306
  • 4 bedrooms: 17
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Nitro, West Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 136
  • 1 vehicle: 778
  • 2 vehicles: 849
  • 3 vehicles: 291
  • 4 vehicles: 37
  • 5+ vehicles: 7
  • no vehicle: 163
  • 1 vehicle: 428
  • 2 vehicles: 250
  • 3 vehicles: 33
  • 4 vehicles: 16
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 15
  • 2000 to 2004: 277
  • 1990 to 1999: 103
  • 1980 to 1989: 298
  • 1970 to 1979: 406
  • 1960 to 1969: 432
  • 1950 to 1959: 839
  • 1940 to 1949: 390
  • 1939 or earlier: 354

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Nitro, WV house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Nitro, WV:

  • Less than $10,000: 5
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 4
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 11
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 11
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 9
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 6
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 41
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 90
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 92
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 162
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 197
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 218
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 240
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 461
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 230
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 94
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 65
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 85
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 10
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 16
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 8
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 14
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 2
 


Nitro rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Nitro:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 25
  • $200 to $249: 25
  • $250 to $299: 49
  • $300 to $349: 15
  • $350 to $399: 31
  • $400 to $449: 58
  • $450 to $499: 54
  • $500 to $549: 50
  • $550 to $599: 127
  • $600 to $649: 82
  • $650 to $699: 124
  • $700 to $749: 166
  • $750 to $799: 48
  • $800 to $899: 38
  • $900 to $999: 0
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 47
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 15
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 10
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 3


Nitro, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 70.5%
Number of people working at home: 51 (1.6% of all workers)


Nitro commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 103
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 392
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 552
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 649
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 573
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 196
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 457
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 20
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 19
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 35
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 79
  • 90 or more minutes: 29
 


Nitro mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,486 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 456 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 46 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (1%)
  • Walked: 77 (2%)
  • Other means: 17 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 51 (2%)
 


Nitro, WV household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 364
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 277
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 211
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 238
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 263
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 241
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 147
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 135
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 215
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 299
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 288
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 173
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 46
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 37
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 43
  • $200,000 or more: 10
 

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 1425
 English: 817
 German: 629
 Irish: 487
 Other groups: 359
 Italian: 273
 Scotch-Irish: 122
 French (except Basque): 86
 Dutch: 78
 Scottish: 56
 Welsh: 32
 British: 25
 Arab:: 24
 European: 23
 Swedish: 20
 Polish: 16
 French Canadian: 15
 Latvian: 9
 Hungarian: 9
 Danish: 8
 Egyptian: 8
 Lebanese: 8
 Arab/Arabic: 8


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



  • Korea (77%)
  • Japan (23%)


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

  • This state: 5792
  • Northeast: 266
  • Midwest: 386
  • South: 402
  • West: 123

61% of Nitro residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 60% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in West Virginia.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 24
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 13
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 79
  • 9th grade: 79
  • 10th grade: 47
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 90
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 934
  • Less than 1 year of college: 129
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 318
  • Associate degree: 100
  • Bachelor's degree: 234
  • Master's degree: 65
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 36

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 49
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 11
  • 7th and 8th grade: 101
  • 9th grade: 90
  • 10th grade: 144
  • 11th grade: 37
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 94
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,086
  • Less than 1 year of college: 174
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 439
  • Associate degree: 118
  • Bachelor's degree: 214
  • Master's degree: 141
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.1%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $40,726
  • Black householders: $62,284
  • Some other race householders: $74,959
  • Two or more races householders: $17,202
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $62,044
Nitro household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Nitro household income for Black householders
Nitro household income for Some other race householders
Nitro household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Nitro marital status for males
Nitro marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $94,070
  • Black or African American householders: $183,376
  • Two or more races householders: $88,489
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $306,308

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,446
  • One, attached: 58
  • Two: 70
  • 3 or 4: 156
  • 5 to 9: 158
  • 10 to 19: 34
  • 20 to 49: 56
  • 50 or more: 64
  • Mobile homes: 113

Median worth of mobile homes: $27,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 17 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Nitro:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nitro
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (77.6%)
  • Electricity (21.7%)
  • Electricity (51.2%)
  • Utility gas (46.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.2%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 30
Here:

4.3%
West Virginia:

5.5%

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

3.3%
West Virginia:

4.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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 (Noninst.)


 

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