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ZIP Code 25438

Primary City:Ranson, WV (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (8:34am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.32, -77.88
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25438. 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 25438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25438, 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:
Ranson, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 25438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25438 is located in east 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 25438 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 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 25438 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,266
Population Density 705 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,697
Median Home Value $158,300
Land Area 8.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,411
Median Household Income $42,737

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27024219319717825222920121822320216315711879484020
Female23124819119321629925022522421522018617213594495038
Total501490384390394551479426442438422349329253173979058

Gender

 Male 3,030 48%
 Female 3,236 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,830 77.1%
 Black Or African American 818 13.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 67 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.2%
 Other Race 292 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 234 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2828129031430120011338
Renter8221718216910171186
Total11049847248340227113144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,053 44%
 Single Guardian 590 24%
 Singles 589 24%
 Singles With Roommate 179 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,505 62%
 Households with Kids 906 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5052395947515143503345404035423336493737
Female5536544156466147385336362937374344363343
Total10588931001039711290888681766972797680857080

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25438 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25438 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 25438 real estate data, the median home value of $158,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 25438 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 25438 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,266 100%
 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 1,220 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 345 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 846 31%
 Households Vacant 286 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 124 43.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 63 22.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 1.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 29.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 63 7%
 1 Bedroom 28 3%
 2 Bedroom 427 49%
 3+ Bedroom 358 41%
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 $42,737 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25438 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. 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 25438. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,326 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,233 25%
 No Earnings 1,404 28%
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 2,326 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,233 25%
 No Earnings 1,404 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,902 90.7%
 Public transportation 38 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 157 4.9%
 Worked at Home 92 2.9%
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 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 382 20%
 High School Graduate 1,141 59%
 Associate's degree 73 4%
 Bachelor's degree 262 14%
 Master's degree 57 3%
 Professional school degree 19 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 870 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 104 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25438

ZIP Code 25438 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25438.

Ranson Elementary School
600 North Preston St
Ranson, WV 25438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District

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