Logo McDowell County Fair Market Rent FY 2010 McDowell County, WV Rental Data

Fair Market Rent Prices in McDowell County, WV :
$453 $469 $543 $741 $941
Studio / Efficiency 1-Bedroom 2-Bedroom 3-Bedroom 4-Bedroom
0-BR 1-BR 2-BR 3-BR 4-BR
Affordable 40th Percentile Non-Metro

Fair Market Rent prices in McDowell County are low compared to the national average. This FMR area is less expensive than 51% of other FMR areas. Fair Market Rent for a two-bedroom apartment in McDowell County is $543 per month.

The previous year, rent for a two-bedroom home was $540 per month. This is a 0.56% increase year-over-year.

This FMR rate applies to Kyle, WV, Thorpe, WV, Hensley, WV, Paynesville, WV, Cucumber, WV, Maybeury, WV, Anawalt, WV, Premier, WV, Davy, WV, Mohawk, WV and other cities within the region. The Metro Code or CBSA code for this region is NCNTY54047N54047.

Additionally, This Fair Market Rent (FMR) area McDowell County, WV spans one county or city in West Virginia which is listed in the table below. Estimated population of McDowell County, WV FMR area is 27,329 people based on 2000 Census data.

Compared to the rest of West Virginia, the McDowell County FMR area is more expensive than 76% of the state.

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What is Fair Market Rent?

Fair Market Rent is determined each fiscal year by the HUD and is used to set payment standards for federal housing assistance programs in McDowell County. Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region. Learn more

Median Rent Prices in McDowell County

To compute the 40th percentile of rent prices the HUD must determine the median or 50th percentile as well. 50th percentile rent prices are NOT fair market rents (unless otherwise noted as a 50th percentile designated region above). However, some home owners or rents may be interested in the median rent prices as well.

50th Percentile Rental Prices:
0-BR Studio / Efficiency $ 446
1-BR 1-Bedroom $ 462
2-BR 2-Bedroom $ 543
3-BR 3-Bedroom $ 736
4-BR 4-Bedroom $ 911
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There is just one county (listed below) within the McDowell County, WV FMR area (most regions, especially metro areas, cover multiple counties). This FMR area covers one metro area: Bluefield - Beckley - Oak Hill.

County / Region Est. Population
McDowell County, WV 27,329
Zip Codes in McDowell County, WV

There are 36 unique zip codes in this Fair Market Rent (FMR) area:

24801, 24808, 24811, 24813, 24815, 24816, 24817, 24826, 24828, 24829, 24830, 24831, 24836, 24843, 24844, 24846, 24848, 24850, 24853, 24855, 24861, 24862, 24866, 24868, 24871, 24872, 24873, 24878, 24879, 24881, 24884, 24887, 24888, 24892, 24894 and 24895

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