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ZIP Code 25208

Primary City:Wharton, WV (View All Cities)
County: Boone County
Timezone: Eastern (10:32am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.79, -81.58
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25208

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25208. 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 25208. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25208, 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:
Wharton, WV
Acceptable:
Bald Knob, Barrett

Stats and Demographics for the 25208 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25208 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 25208 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25208 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 992
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 444
Median Home Value $64,600
Land Area 76.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 400
Median Household Income $45,288

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male303932302112215837293946472314852
Female292638342119334028313251402613141212
Total596570644231549865607197874927221714

Gender

 Male 493 50%
 Female 499 50%
Gender

Race

 White 984 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner222685498513213
Renter512131411410
Total7348168109553313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 228 57%
 Single Guardian 54 14%
 Singles 105 26%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 264 66%
 Households with Kids 136 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male41035104997651137565596
Female58775525978977846794
Total91810121591114161313201014131011121810

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25208 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25208 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1970s. Looking at 25208 real estate data, the median home value of $64,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 25208 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 25208 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25208 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 992 100%
 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 110 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 230 52%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 14%
 Households Vacant 44 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 53 50%
 3+ Bedroom 53 50%
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 $45,288 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 25208 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 25208 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 25208 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 224 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 14%
 No Earnings 408 55%
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 224 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 14%
 No Earnings 408 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 249 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 5%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 84 28%
 High School Graduate 220 72%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 244 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25208

ZIP Code 25208 is in the Boone County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25208.

Wharton Elementary
36071 Pond Fork Rd
Wharton, WV 25208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boone County School District

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