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Chesapeake, WV Real Estate

Chesapeake, West Virginia is located in Kanawha County. Nearby cities and towns include Belle, Marmet, Chelyan, Shrewsbury, Rand, East Bank, Cedar Grove, Glasgow, Coal Fork, Comfort, Pratt, Racine, Handley, Charleston, Montgomery, South Charleston, Big Chimney, Pinch, Smithers, Kimberly, Mount Carbon, Boomer, Dunbar, Powellton, Elkview, Sylvester, Jefferson, Falls View, Whitesville, Alum Creek, Deep Water, Charlton Heights, Glen Ferris, Madison, Gauley Bridge, Dixie, Page, St. Albans, Belva, Danville, Kincaid, Cross Lanes, Upper Falls, Van, Beards Fork, Sissonville, Clendenin, Nitro, Twilight, Greenview, Poca, and Ansted. Chesapeake is a rural community with a population of 1,551. The median household income is $37,449. In Chesapeake, 44% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 28% of the households. Half the population of Chesapeake commutes 24 minutes or less to work, with 49% of residents holding white collar jobs and 51% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Chesapeake, WV is 44 years, with 58% of those homes owned, 30% rented, and 12% not occupied. In the previous year, 4 Chesapeake properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Chesapeake in the previous year was $62,625.

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Chesapeake, WV Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Chesapeake, WV
  • 56% Single
  • 44% Married
West Virginia
  • 48% Single
  • 52% Married

Male VS. Female

Chesapeake, WV
  • 53% Female
  • 47% Male
West Virginia
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Chesapeake, WV

  • 43
  • 41
  • Chesapeake, WV
  • West Virginia

Average Age of Homes in Chesapeake, WV

  • 44
  • 31
  • Chesapeake, WV
  • West Virginia

Vacant Homes in Chesapeake, WV

  • 12%
  • 11%
  • Chesapeake, WV
  • West Virginia

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $37,928
  • $51,852
  • Chesapeake, WV
  • West Virginia

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Chesapeake, WV
  • 58% Owned
  • 30% Rented
West Virginia
  • 64% Owned
  • 25% Rented