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ZIP Code 25271

Primary City:Ripley, WV (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Eastern (5:51am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.8, -81.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25271

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25271. 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 25271. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25271, 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:
Ripley, WV
Acceptable:
Statts Mills
Unacceptable:
Fairplain

Stats and Demographics for the 25271 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25271 is located in west West Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 25271 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 25271 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,304
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,220
Median Home Value $114,600
Land Area 97.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,851
Median Household Income $40,368

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2862903433182312662802862962953462832682131961438152
Female284268281281275238274337285348353356299250217189140156
Total570558624599506504554623581643699639567463413332221208

Gender

 Male 4,473 48%
 Female 4,831 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,127 98.1%
 Black Or African American 34 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.1%
 Asian 19 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 20 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 88 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4126543155757445131094
Renter1242452301761411107428
Total165510661733715561384122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,080 54%
 Single Guardian 579 15%
 Singles 1,064 28%
 Singles With Roommate 128 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,656 69%
 Households with Kids 1,195 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6259565255625261606366856168806078613949
Female6055706149564255666255555653607353554048
Total122114126113104118941161261251211401171211401331311167997

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25271 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25271 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 25271 real estate data, the median home value of $114,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 25271. Rentals in 25271 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25271 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,184 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 107 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,486 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,237 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,128 27%
 Households Vacant 369 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 90 24.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 53 14.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 17.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 151 40.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 2%
 1 Bedroom 287 26%
 2 Bedroom 409 37%
 3+ Bedroom 397 36%
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 $40,368 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25271 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 25271 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. However, that is not the case in 25271. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 2,476 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,382 19%
 No Earnings 3,457 47%
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 2,476 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,382 19%
 No Earnings 3,457 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,144 94%
 Public transportation 42 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 120 4%
 Worked at Home 36 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 461 15.3%
 High School Graduate 1,798 59.6%
 Associate's degree 131 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 466 15.5%
 Master's degree 99 3.3%
 Professional school degree 50 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,449 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 53 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 337 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25271

ZIP Code 25271 is in the Jackson County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25271.

Fairplain Elementary School
1 Panther Ln
Ripley, WV 25271
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
Ripley Elementary School
404 Second Ave
Ripley, WV 25271
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
Ripley Middle School
Route 2 Box 75a
Ripley, WV 25271
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
Ripley High School
2 School St
Ripley, WV 25271
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson County School District

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