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ZIP Code 24981

Primary City:Talcott, WV (View All Cities)
County: Summers County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.62, -80.73
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24981

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24981. 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 24981. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24981, 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:
Talcott, WV
Acceptable:
Ballengee

Stats and Demographics for the 24981 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24981 is located in south 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 24981 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24981 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 631
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 471
Median Home Value $76,400
Land Area 12.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 286
Median Household Income $41,786

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15101312121422191916282720281816510
Female15141220161311232021273129331315410
Total30242532282733423937555849613131920

Gender

 Male 304 48%
 Female 327 52%
Gender

Race

 White 565 89.5%
 Black Or African American 47 7.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner210323758502711
Renter11412115565
Total324444863553316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 141 49%
 Single Guardian 43 15%
 Singles 90 31%
 Singles With Roommate 12 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 226 79%
 Households with Kids 60 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13250312422630034414
Female34412233404512284423
Total4766254582611422118837

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24981 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24981 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 24981 real estate data, the median home value of $76,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24981 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24981 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24981 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 631 100%
 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 111 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 116 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 13%
 Households Vacant 185 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 5 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 146 78.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 17.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 26%
 2 Bedroom 35 41%
 3+ Bedroom 28 33%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $41,786 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 24981 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 24981 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. Most commuters in 24981 can expect to fall in that range. 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 221 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 20%
 No Earnings 395 52%
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 221 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 20%
 No Earnings 395 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 281 100%
 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 92 27%
 High School Graduate 156 45%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 79 23%
 Master's degree 6 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 12 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 57 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24981

ZIP Code 24981 is in the Summers County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24981.

Talcott Elementary School
Routes 3 and 12
Talcott, WV 24981
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Summers County School District

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