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ZIP Code 25315

Primary City:Charleston, WV (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Charleston
County: Kanawha County
Timezone: Eastern (7:17pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.22, -81.56
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25315

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25315. 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 25315. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25315, 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:
Chesapeake, Marmet

Stats and Demographics for the 25315 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25315 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 25315 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25315 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,255
Population Density 436 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,616
Median Home Value $73,200
Land Area 7.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,399
Median Household Income $35,958

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male80791109692679891106112124127906460452918
Female7476111979576711061041101501361239286868094
Total154155221193187143169197210222274263213156146131109112

Gender

 Male 1,488 46%
 Female 1,767 54%
Gender

Race

 White 3,016 92.7%
 Black Or African American 176 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner145412019322714113641
Renter34738911172523012
Total4812720930429919316653

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 556 40%
 Single Guardian 319 23%
 Singles 456 33%
 Singles With Roommate 68 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,032 74%
 Households with Kids 367 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1516221316181813142823172121131720192718
Female1620111215151418142123221233241618231626
Total3136332531333231284946393354373338424344

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25315 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 25315 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 25315 real estate data, the median home value of $73,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 25315 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 25315 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25315 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,165 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 3%
 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 424 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 502 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 473 29%
 Households Vacant 217 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 12 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 66 12.7%
 2 Bedroom 254 48.8%
 3+ Bedroom 196 37.7%
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 $35,958 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25315 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, 25315 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 25315 can expect to fall in that range. 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 888 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 583 22%
 No Earnings 1,232 46%
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 888 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 583 22%
 No Earnings 1,232 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,166 93.2%
 Public transportation 33 2.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 3.8%
 Worked at Home 4 0.3%
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 194 18.8%
 High School Graduate 699 67.7%
 Associate's degree 34 3.3%
 Bachelor's degree 87 8.4%
 Master's degree 6 0.6%
 Professional school degree 10 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 478 86.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25315

ZIP Code 25315 is in the Kanawha County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25315.

Chesapeake Elementary School
13620 McCorkle Ave
Charleston, WV 25315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kanawha County School District
Marmet Elementary School
408 94th St
Marmet, WV 25315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kanawha County School District

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