Homes for Sale in Boaz, WV

Boaz is a small riverfront town along the Ohio River’s southern side in Wood County, West Virginia. The census-designated place is located between the cities of Vienna and Williamstown, centered along Williams Highway. The town has a land area of 4.5 square miles and was founded in 1878 when resident William Johnson decided Boaz’s name from three others. Today Boaz is a mostly residential community with various businesses along its main street. Residents enjoy a welcoming small-town feel with convenient access to many business and industrial centers along the Ohio River.

There is a wide variety of real estate options and price ranges available to buyers considering purchasing a home in the community. There are luxury properties in the Henderson Woods subdivision featuring exquisite mansion-style estate homes. These residences are priced between $700,000 to $900,000 and were built recently, making them some of the most sought-after properties in the Mid Ohio Valley. However, the bulk of the supply in the community is the ranch-style homes lining the suburban streets in the town center. These homes come primarily ranch-style residences, but there are some custom home builds available as well. Home prices here average around the $200,000 price point. Floor sizes come in around 1,500 to 3,000 sqft with one-floor designs and two to three-bedroom layouts. For additional information on currently listed properties in the area, please check our homes for sale section down below. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about specific listings or the community in general.

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What's To Love

Boaz's town is a lovely community providing an ideal living environment that is perfect for families looking for a new place in the region. Most families in the area are long-term residents, making it ideal for those looking to plant their roots in the community and move here long term. Residents enjoy easy access into Parkersburg to the south and are a short drive away from the bridge crossing in Williamstown.

What's Not To Love

Home prices in Boaz are higher than the median prices in the Mid Ohio Valley, which may be a concern for those looking to opt for affordable starter homes. There are no schools within the town where residents have to drive to neighboring cities for their kids' education. Recreation is also limited in town, with most attractions available to families in the area being located in Vienna.

Is it for me?

Who is this community for

Boaz is a convenient home option for families with members working in the logistics companies north of town. The city is also an ideal bedroom community for professionals working in nearby Parkersburg. The real estate market in Boaz is quite diverse, catering to buyers of varying budgets. Mid-priced residences in the area are perfect for buyers looking at buying a move-up home with more living space and larger lots.

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Latest homes for sale in Boaz, WV



18 Henderson Circle

Williamstown, WV, 26187


37 Alexander Drive

Williamstown, WV, 26187


207 Orange Drive

Williamstown, WV, 26187


153 Homestead Drive

Williamstown, WV, 26187
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Things to do in Boaz, WV

Henderson Hall

Historical landmark and museum registered under the national registry of historic places.


Local bar perfect for a drink outside with friends after a hard day at work.

Parkersburg Country Club

A lovely riverfront golf club with beautiful views of the river, excellent club amenities, and a professionally-designed championship course.

Jackson Memorial Park

Expansive community park with beautiful outdoor spaces, world-class sports facilities, recreation center, and pet-friendly spaces.


Schools in Boaz, WV

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Greenmont Elementary SchoolPK - 5Public
Jackson Junior High School6 - 8Public
Williamstown High School9 - 12Public
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