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ZIP Code 25306

Primary City:Charleston, WV (View All Cities)
County: Kanawha County
Timezone: Eastern (9:36am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.3, -81.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25306

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25306. 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 25306. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25306, 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:
Charleston, WV
Acceptable:
Malden

Stats and Demographics for the 25306 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25306 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 25306 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25306 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,417
Population Density 172 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,057
Median Home Value $79,600
Land Area 37.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,763
Median Household Income $39,645

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male190175202195177169173194194253248243224143118857639
Female16015921418217714918819422326624125924117917712210880
Total350334416377354318361388417519489502465322295207184119

Gender

 Male 3,098 48%
 Female 3,319 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,648 88.0%
 Black Or African American 615 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.4%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 110 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3913025839346033425078
Renter61176147178117735712
Total10030640557157740730790

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,228 44%
 Single Guardian 580 21%
 Singles 812 29%
 Singles With Roommate 143 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,981 72%
 Households with Kids 782 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3635385136292940413735453649414935393140
Female2743292339262831354844463541324541343028
Total6378677475555771768579917190739476736168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25306 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25306 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 25306 real estate data, the median home value of $79,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 25306 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 25306 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25306 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,408 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 9 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 950 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 992 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 821 27%
 Households Vacant 294 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 56 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Sale Only 35 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 140 22%
 2 Bedroom 289 44%
 3+ Bedroom 221 34%
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 $39,645 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25306 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, 25306 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. More commuters in 25306 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,020 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,093 21%
 No Earnings 2,167 41%
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 2,020 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,093 21%
 No Earnings 2,167 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,598 94%
 Public transportation 55 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 3%
 Worked at Home 27 1%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 411 19%
 High School Graduate 1,472 69%
 Associate's degree 97 5%
 Bachelor's degree 109 5%
 Master's degree 44 2%
 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 876 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 153 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25306

ZIP Code 25306 is in the Kanawha County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25306.

Carver Career Center
4799 Midland Dr
Charleston, WV 25306
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kanawha County School District
Malden Elementary School
4001 Salinas Dr
Charleston, WV 25306
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kanawha County School District
Fairhaven Christian School
988 Fairhaven Dr
Charleston, WV 25306
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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