October's First-Time Homebuyer Report for Berkeley County

Berkeley County has one of the most prosperous populations in West Virginia with a median income of $51,671 per household. On top of being ranked the third- richest county, its population is much older than others with a median age of 37 years. Martinsburg and Inwood are the two largest cities in terms of population. The Berkeley County market is primarily made up of detached houses, which currently account for 86% of the homes for sale in the area. Leading the list of top schools in the county are Rosemont Elementary School, Shepherdstown Middle School, and Hedgesville High School.

Price Range

The median value of homes in Berkeley County is $127,100, making it one of the most valuable areas in West Virginia. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $188,310. The homes with the highest value are in Hedgesville and Inwood.

Out of all the listings in Berkeley County, these have been viewed the most. So be sure to see what all the fuss is about with these fabulous homes.

$119K   $269K   $195K  

Typical Dwelling

The typical dwelling in Berkeley County is a three-bedroom detached home worth about $176,839. To purchase a similar home, a buyer with good credit and a $35,368 cash down payment could obtain a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate and a $730 monthly payment. The property tax rate is $5.90 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Berkeley County homes for sale or reviewing Berkeley County real estate trends.


Data reported through 10/13/2016

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