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ZIP Code 25443

Primary City:Shepherdstown, WV (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (4:14pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.44, -77.81
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25443

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25443. 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 25443. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25443, 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:
Shepherdstown, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 25443 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25443 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 25443 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25443 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,445
Population Density 271 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,907
Median Home Value $289,900
Land Area 27.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,640
Median Household Income $69,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male143182170380591185162168204220210187280171130835336
Female1481871584696231691641762322202642572511811331086882
Total2913693288491,214354326344436440474444531352263191121118

Gender

 Male 3,555 48%
 Female 3,890 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,612 88.8%
 Black Or African American 470 6.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 117 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 51 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 180 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2113129240847934416751
Renter231171989175333414
Total25230239049955437720165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,346 51%
 Single Guardian 285 11%
 Singles 668 25%
 Singles With Roommate 341 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,986 75%
 Households with Kids 654 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2725254030334134443839323229312940134146166
Female2135393440304338362332333436372341136232153
Total4860647470638472806171656665685281270378319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25443 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25443 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 25443 real estate data, the median home value of $289,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 25443. Rentals in 25443 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25443 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,347 85%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 1,038 14%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,368 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 525 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 747 26%
 Households Vacant 267 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 33 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 100 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 4%
 1 Bedroom 189 27%
 2 Bedroom 169 24%
 3+ Bedroom 319 45%
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 $69,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 25443 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 25443 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 25443 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 25443 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,145 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,843 30%
 No Earnings 2,233 36%
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 2,145 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,843 30%
 No Earnings 2,233 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,503 77%
 Public transportation 66 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 349 11%
 Worked at Home 316 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 91 5%
 High School Graduate 817 43%
 Associate's degree 141 7%
 Bachelor's degree 480 25%
 Master's degree 161 8%
 Professional school degree 79 4%
 Doctorate degree 133 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 829 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 90 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25443

ZIP Code 25443 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25443.

Shepherdstown Elementary School
662 South Church St
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Shepherdstown Middle School
54 Minden Ave
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District

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