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ZIP Code 25523

Primary City:Hamlin, WV (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Eastern (11:41am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.3, -82.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25523. 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 25523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25523, 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:
Hamlin, WV
Acceptable:
Sweetland

Stats and Demographics for the 25523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25523 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 25523 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25523 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,647
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,267
Median Home Value $88,100
Land Area 41.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,100
Median Household Income $42,825

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7265918186645386102969581908245382918
Female67687110362527392791021151051037650624845
Total139133162184148116126178181198210186193158951007763

Gender

 Male 1,274 48%
 Female 1,373 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,620 99.0%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 20 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner106012018017913310623
Renter37396744523596
Total479918722423116811529

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 543 49%
 Single Guardian 201 18%
 Singles 321 29%
 Singles With Roommate 35 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 779 71%
 Households with Kids 321 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111315171310141711191620231318920132124
Female15811211511191211168191117182417242015
Total2621263828213329223524393430363337374139

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25523 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 25523 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 25523 real estate data, the median home value of $88,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 25523 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 25523 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,587 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 2%
 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 374 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 437 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 289 23%
 Households Vacant 167 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 19.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 11 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 6.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 62.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 38 14%
 2 Bedroom 191 72%
 3+ Bedroom 38 14%
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 $42,825 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25523 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, 25523 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. However, that is not the case in 25523. 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 780 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 563 22%
 No Earnings 1,170 47%
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 780 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 563 22%
 No Earnings 1,170 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,038 96.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 2.9%
 Worked at Home 5 0.5%
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 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 161 16%
 High School Graduate 632 63%
 Associate's degree 15 1%
 Bachelor's degree 105 10%
 Master's degree 30 3%
 Professional school degree 50 5%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 399 88.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25523

ZIP Code 25523 is in the Lincoln County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25523.

Hamlin Pk-8
8130 Court St
Hamlin, WV 25523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lincoln County School District
Lincoln County High School
81 Lincoln Panther Way
Hamlin, WV 25523
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County School District

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