Charleston Property Records (West Virginia)

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Charleston Assessor Office

Get Property Records from 1 Assessor Office in Charleston, WV

Kanawha County Assessor's Office 409 Virginia Street East Charleston, WV 25301 304-357-0250 Directions

Charleston Recorder Of Deeds

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Kanawha County Recorder of Deeds 409 Virginia Street East Charleston, WV 25301 304-357-0130 Directions

Charleston Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices

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Charleston Treasurer 501 Virginia Street East Charleston, WV 25301 304-348-8029 Directions

Kanawha County Sheriff Tax Office 301 Virginia Street East Charleston, WV 25301 304-357-0216 Directions

Wes Virginia State Treasurer 1900 Kanawha Boulevard East Charleston, WV 25305 304-558-5000 Directions

Charleston Building Departments

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Charleston Building Department 915 Quarrier Street Charleston, WV 25301 304-348-6833 Directions

Charleston Planning and Zoning Department 915 Quarrier Street Charleston, WV 25301 304-348-8105 Directions

Kanawha County Planning Department 407 Virginia Street East Charleston, WV 25301 304-357-0570 Directions

West Virginia Planning Department 1205 Quarrier Street Charleston, WV 25301 304-558-4010 Directions

Charleston Property Records Databases

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City of Charleston Public Records

Charleston Home & Property Tax Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Charleston Home Values
Median Home Value$149,800
Median Rental Cost (per month)$701
Charleston Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$1,059
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$1,153
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$950
Charleston Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$17,087,000
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$10,390,200
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$6,696,800
Charleston Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units25,350
Occupied Housing Units22,042 (87.0%)
Vacant Housing Units3,308 (13.0%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units12,495 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units9,547 (43.3%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)54.9%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)45.1%
Charleston Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt6,856
Second Mortage or HELOC946
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)117
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)829
Second Mortgage & HELOC15
No Mortgage5,639
Charleston Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes14,710 (66.7%)
Single-Family Attached Homes617 (2.8%)
2 Apartments810 (3.7%)
3 or 4 Apartments2,101 (9.5%)
5 to 9 Apartments672 (3.0%)
10 or More Apartments2,972 (13.5%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing160 (0.7%)
Charleston Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later83 (0.4%)
2010 to 2013116 (0.5%)
2000 to 2009958 (4.3%)
1980 to 19992,726 (12.4%)
1960 to 19796,436 (29.2%)
1940 to 19597,662 (34.8%)
1939 or Earlier4,061 (18.4%)
Charleston Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room559 (2.5%)
2 or 3 Rooms2,343 (10.6%)
4 or 5 Rooms6,652 (30.2%)
6 or 7 Rooms6,263 (28.4%)
8 or More Rooms6,225 (28.2%)
Charleston Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom600 (2.7%)
1 Bedroom2,841 (12.9%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms13,784 (62.5%)
4 or More Bedrooms4,817 (21.9%)
Charleston Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities21,947 (99.6%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities21,889 (99.3%)