Huntington, West Virginia Houses for Sale

Huntington is located in the west of the state of West Virginia and a city and seat of Cabell County and is at the confluence of the Guyandotte and Ohio rivers that is on the western part of Charleston. In 1869, when a railroad magnate named Collis P. Huntington proposed to build the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway’s terminal, that will be situated in the area where the present-day Huntington stands. When he purchased the land, Huntington called in Holderby’s Lansing, and in 1870 the city was incorporated and was named Huntington. When the railroad arrived in 1873, the town’s economy started to prosper with the arrival of the settlers. At present, Huntington is a center of the tri-state industrial region that was formed at the junction of Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia.

Huntington, WV Prices for Houses for Sale

165,283 +4%
118,970 +22%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Huntington Homes for Purchase

166 +22%
108 +95%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

54 -12%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 93  
Police Civilians 3  
Total Arrests 736 (2020)
Total Incidents 3,468 (2020)
CrimeScore 47.07  
National Rank 4101st  
Statewide Rank 53rd  

Local Statistics

Population 44,934 (-0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,589 (2.80%)

Criminal Offenses

Arson 22
Assault Offenses 676
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 379
Counterfeiting/Forgery 21
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 593
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 588
Embezzlement 2
Fraud Offenses 136
Homicide Offenses 6
Kidnapping/Abduction 7
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,193
Motor Vehicle Theft 178
Pornography/Obscene Material 2
Robbery 69
Sex Offenses 46
Stolen Property Offenses 39
Weapon Law Violations 50

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