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ZIP Code 24860

Primary City:Matheny, WV (View All Cities)
County: Wyoming County
Timezone: Eastern (7:23pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.68, -81.56
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24860

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24860. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 24860. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24860, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Matheny, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24860 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24860 is located in southwest West Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 24860 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24860 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 552
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 278
Median Home Value $69,200
Land Area 5.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 240
Median Household Income $35,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19101018191014132217242924182850
Female122016101891911172126252417159813
Total313026283719332439385054483517171313

Gender

 Male 262 47%
 Female 290 53%
Gender

Race

 White 549 99.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner418273759312410
Renter47267400
Total825294366352410

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 124 52%
 Single Guardian 31 13%
 Singles 73 30%
 Singles With Roommate 12 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 175 73%
 Households with Kids 65 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male15344121212331525334
Female23062564332335512203
Total3831066855446661037537

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24860 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24860 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 24860 real estate data, the median home value of $69,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 24860.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 552 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 89 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 121 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 30 11%
 Households Vacant 38 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $35,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24860 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24860 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 24860 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 58 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 13%
 No Earnings 337 74%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 58 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 59 13%
 No Earnings 337 74%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 95 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 73 38%
 High School Graduate 55 29%
 Associate's degree 36 19%
 Bachelor's degree 16 8%
 Master's degree 10 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 60 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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