Is Putnam County, WV a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Putnam County is a seller's market


Difference Since October 2021

Since last year, Putnam County has remained a Seller's Market.

Key Takeaway

Putnam County is a Sellers Housing Market, which means prices tend to be higher and homes sell faster.

How much do homes in Putnam County, WV cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since October 2021


Key Takeaway

Homes in Putnam County have sold for 9.3% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSOct 2021Oct 2022%
1 $92K$38K
2 $130.7K$151.9K
3 $195K$210K
4 $289.9K$309K
5+ $429.9K$400K

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Putnam County
Cabell County
Kanawha County
Mason County

How many homes are available in Putnam County, WV?

Number of Homes For Sale

Sep 2022Oct 2022%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSSep 2022Oct 2022%
1 00
2 914
3 6560
4 5547
5+ 1316

Number of Homes Sold

Sep 2022Oct 2022%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

20 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

7 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

11 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Putnam County, you may be able to get a good deal. 52.6% of homes here sold below asking price last month.

Average Sale Time

Oct 2021Oct 2022%
18 Days21 Days+11.4%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

28 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

10 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

0 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Putnam County are selling fast, if you're buying plan to act quickly.

Housing Market Reports are calculated by Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on information from the MLS.

About Putnam County, WV

Homes for sale in Putnam County, WV have reached 137. In October 2022 in Putnam County, WV there were 3.5% less homes for sale than in September 2022. The median list price of listings available in October 2022 was $255,000, while the average time on the real estate market was 21 days. From September 2022 through October 2022, the following changes in listing prices were observed in this housing market: prices of 1 bedroom properties went down by 58.7%, 2 bedrooms properties prices increased by 16.2%, 3 bedrooms properties prices increased by 7.7%, the cost of 4 bedrooms properties went up by 6.6%, prices of 5 bedrooms properties decreased by 7%. Volume of homes for sale changed: the quantity of 1 bedroom homes have not changed, volume of 2 bedrooms homes went up by 55.6%, number of 3 bedrooms homes decreased by 7.7%, 4 bedrooms homes became 14.5% less available, 5 bedrooms homes became 23.1% more available. Over 11 listings were sold over their listed price in October 2022 in Putnam County, WV. In the same period over 20 listings were sold below the listed price and 7 listings were sold for the listed price.

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