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ZIP Code 25311

Primary City:Charleston, WV (View All Cities)
County: Kanawha County
Timezone: Eastern (4:45am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.36, -81.55
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25311

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25311. 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 25311. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25311, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 25311 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25311 is located in west 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 25311 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25311 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,815
Population Density 383 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,671
Median Home Value $97,300
Land Area 28.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,056
Median Household Income $35,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27929824736534135531832036839246143436420514110011090
Female339298268381370366347342349376455443362234182173168174
Total618596515746711721665662717768916877726439323273278264

Gender

 Male 5,188 48%
 Female 5,627 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,490 78.5%
 Black Or African American 1,843 17.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.3%
 Asian 119 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 39 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 291 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31214373573683384283107
Renter2655444264973531489976
Total2967587991,0701,036532382183

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,652 33%
 Single Guardian 891 18%
 Singles 2,131 42%
 Singles With Roommate 382 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,869 77%
 Households with Kids 1,187 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5846585460595774485537574850596982807566
Female65607152626856654754594253606557631177983
Total123106129106122127113139951099699101110124126145197154149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25311 has a slightly less than average 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 25311 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 25311 real estate data, the median home value of $97,300 is slightly less than average 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 25311. Rentals in 25311 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25311 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,385 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 68 0.6%
 Other Institutional 11 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 345 3.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,433 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,215 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,408 42%
 Households Vacant 615 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 187 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 77 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 263 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 293 14%
 1 Bedroom 780 37%
 2 Bedroom 622 29%
 3+ Bedroom 432 20%
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 $35,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25311 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. Residents in ZIP code 25311 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 25311 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,120 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,104 24%
 No Earnings 3,575 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 3,120 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,104 24%
 No Earnings 3,575 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,659 81%
 Public transportation 322 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 394 9%
 Worked at Home 120 3%
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 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 465 13%
 High School Graduate 1,918 52%
 Associate's degree 205 6%
 Bachelor's degree 622 17%
 Master's degree 232 6%
 Professional school degree 215 6%
 Doctorate degree 34 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,069 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 142 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25311

ZIP Code 25311 is in the Kanawha County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25311.

Kanawha County Schools Academy
200 Elizabeth St
Charleston, WV 25311
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kanawha County School District
Capital High School
1500 Greenbrier St
Charleston, WV 25311
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kanawha County School District
Ruffner Elementary School
809 Litz Dr
Charleston, WV 25311
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kanawha County School District

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