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Shinnston, WV (West Virginia) Houses and Residents

Shinnston,WV index of house prices

Total population: 2,178 (All urban)

Houses: 1,103 (982 occupied: 747 owner occupied, 333 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

31%
State:

28%

Housing density: 640 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $55,479.

Median contract rent in 2013: $249 (lower quartile is $205, upper quartile is $332)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $408


Median gross rent in Shinnston, WV in 2013: $378

Housing units in Shinnston with a mortgage: 326 (25 second mortgage, 22 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 314

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $58,706

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $35,070

Median monthly housing costs: $532


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Shinnston, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,478 (it was $62,400 in 2000)
Shinnston:

$86,478
West Virginia:

$103,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $63,340 - $126,280
Median year house/condo built: 1956

Median year apartment built: 1971

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,293
  • In family households: 1,967 (524 male householders, 152 female householders)
    525 spouses, 595 children (544 natural, 19 adopted, 32 stepchildren), 53 grandchildren, 13 brothers or sisters, 29 parents, 62 other relatives, 14 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 326 (99 male householders (89 living alone)), 211 female householders (206 living alone)), 16 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 317 2-persons, 164 3-persons, 135 4-persons, 45 5-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 295 1-person, 15 2-persons.

327 married couples with children.
105 single-parent households (16 men, 89 women).

97.2% of residents of Shinnston speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 4 (0.2%)
(0.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 241 bedroom
  • 2212 bedrooms
  • 3553 bedrooms
  • 1244 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms

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

  • 8no bedroom
  • 701 bedroom
  • 912 bedrooms
  • 533 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 83no vehicle
  • 2491 vehicle
  • 2532 vehicles
  • 1353 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

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

  • 51no vehicle
  • 1451 vehicle
  • 452 vehicles
  • 33 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 43 rooms
  • 754 rooms
  • 2005 rooms
  • 1986 rooms
  • 877 rooms
  • 1118 rooms
  • 519+ rooms

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

  • 01 room
  • 162 rooms
  • 533 rooms
  • 544 rooms
  • 855 rooms
  • 186 rooms
  • 47 rooms
  • 68 rooms
  • 89+ 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 ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Shinnston, WV household income distribution

  • Shinnston, WV household income distribution
  • 168Less than $10,000
  • 118$10,000 to $14,999
  • 83$15,000 to $19,999
  • 104$20,000 to $24,999
  • 41$25,000 to $29,999
  • 42$30,000 to $34,999
  • 80$35,000 to $39,999
  • 69$40,000 to $44,999
  • 41$45,000 to $49,999
  • 74$50,000 to $59,999
  • 49$60,000 to $74,999
  • 80$75,000 to $99,999
  • 16$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8$150,000 to $199,999
  • 13$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Shinnston, WV

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Shinnston, WV
  • 21Less than $10,000
  • 4$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1$15,000 to $19,999
  • 33$30,000 to $34,999
  • 12$35,000 to $39,999
  • 66$40,000 to $49,999
  • 32$50,000 to $59,999
  • 112$60,000 to $69,999
  • 63$70,000 to $79,999
  • 56$80,000 to $89,999
  • 89$90,000 to $99,999
  • 77$100,000 to $124,999
  • 66$125,000 to $149,999
  • 44$150,000 to $174,999
  • 28$175,000 to $199,999
  • 43$200,000 to $249,999
  • 3$250,000 to $299,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Shinnston, WV

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Shinnston, WV
  • 10Less than $100
  • 12$100 to $149
  • 60$200 to $249
  • 8$250 to $299
  • 37$350 to $399
  • 33$400 to $449
  • 16$450 to $499
  • 10$500 to $549
  • 20$550 to $599
  • 8$700 to $749
  • 8$750 to $799
  • 4$1,000 to $1,249
  • 33No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 41980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 0Before 1965
Shinnston commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 61
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 142
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 99
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 81
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 225
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 151
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 91
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 10
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 5
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 31
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 14
  • 90 or more minutes: 21
Shinnston, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.4%
Number of people working at home: 31 (3.2% of all workers)

Shinnston mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 783 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 77 (8%)
  • Taxi: 5 (1%)
  • Walked: 66 (7%)
  • Worked at home: 31 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 335
 German: 289
 United States or American: 289
 Irish: 175
 English: 156
 Other groups: 115
 Polish: 55
 Dutch: 36
 Welsh: 36
 Scotch-Irish: 32
 Scottish: 28
 French (except Basque): 25
 European: 24
 Austrian: 20
 Croatian: 13
 British: 13
 Norwegian: 5
 Arab:: 4
 Lebanese: 4
 Slovak: 4
 New Zealander: 4
 Russian: 4
 Swedish: 4
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 4
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 4
 Finnish: 3

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

  • 100%Trinidad and Tobago

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

  • This state: 2,056
  • Northeast: 36
  • Midwest: 59
  • South: 72
  • West: 55

69% of Shinnston residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 41% lived in West Virginia.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 38
  • 9th grade: 38
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 25
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 293
  • Less than 1 year of college: 46
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 76
  • Associate degree: 0
  • Bachelor's degree: 83
  • Master's degree: 43
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 7
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 40
  • 11th grade: 25
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 31
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 363
  • Less than 1 year of college: 39
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 101
  • Associate degree: 87
  • Bachelor's degree: 81
  • Master's degree: 35
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 10.0%Males
  • 4.9%Females
Shinnston marital status for males
Shinnston marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 821
  • One, attached: 2
  • Two: 44
  • 3 or 4: 83
  • 5 to 9: 79
  • 20 to 49: 4
  • Mobile homes: 70

Median worth of mobile homes: $10,886

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Shinnston:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 90.2%Utility gas
  • 8.3%Electricity
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 73.8%Utility gas
  • 24.6%Electricity
  • 1.6%Other fuel

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: 6
Here:

6.7%
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)