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ZIP Code 25801

Primary City:Beckley, WV (View All Cities)
County: Raleigh County
Timezone: Eastern (2:59am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.8, -81.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25801. 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 25801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25801, 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:
Beckley, WV
Unacceptable:
East Beckley

Stats and Demographics for the 25801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25801 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 25801 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25801 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,590
Population Density 407 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,078
Median Home Value $99,300
Land Area 82.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,444
Median Household Income $37,124

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1159218899509419731,0261,0409251,0201,2421,3261,138714578453383217
Female1,0129088859551,1051,0251,0431,0189611,0871,4531,3771,335827755738673582
Total2,1271,8291,7741,9052,0461,9982,0692,0581,8862,1072,6952,7032,4731,5411,3331,1911,056799

Gender

 Male 15,851 47%
 Female 17,739 53%
Gender

Race

 White 27,629 82.3%
 Black Or African American 4,472 13.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.3%
 Asian 522 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 117 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 754 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1489031,2491,9102,4341,5671,332460
Renter514963813787682323253106
Total6621,8662,0622,6973,1161,8901,585566

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,386 44%
 Single Guardian 2,668 18%
 Singles 4,677 32%
 Singles With Roommate 713 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,536 73%
 Households with Kids 3,908 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male195236213226203191176196155201155164182187178187185207193165
Female214198183195196179183167183194176183176156186210173193193220
Total409434396421399370359363338395331347358343364397358400386385

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25801 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25801 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 25801 real estate data, the median home value of $99,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 25801. Rentals in 25801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,733 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 78 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 23 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 382 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 184 0.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 190 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,451 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,552 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,441 28%
 Households Vacant 1,634 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 391 23.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 1.8%
 For Sale Only 217 13.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 115 7.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 829 50.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 1%
 1 Bedroom 986 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,985 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,549 34%
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 $37,124 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25801 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. More commuters in 25801 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,858 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,714 20%
 No Earnings 12,511 45%
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 9,858 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,714 20%
 No Earnings 12,511 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,534 92.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 36 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 611 4.5%
 Worked at Home 372 2.7%
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 1,748 15.0%
 High School Graduate 7,101 60.8%
 Associate's degree 634 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,478 12.7%
 Master's degree 480 4.1%
 Professional school degree 173 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 57 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,513 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 352 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 630 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25801

ZIP Code 25801 is in the Institutional Educational Programs School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25801.

Beckley Center
4712 Robert C. Byrd Dr
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Institutional Educational Programs School District
Academy of Careers and Technology
390 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Raleigh County School District
Beckley-Stratton Middle School
401 Gray Flats Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Cranberry-Prosperity Elementary
4575 Robert C Byrd Dr
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Crescent Elementary
205 Crescent Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Maxwell Hill Elementary
1001 Maxwell Hill Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Park Middle School
212 Park Ave
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Stanaford Elementary
950 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Stratton Elementary
1129 South Fayette St
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Beckley Elementary
399 Gray Flats Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Raleigh County School District
Woodrow Wilson High School
400 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Raleigh County School District
St Francis De Sales School
622 S Oakwood Ave
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Christian Academy
224-C Pinewood Dr
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mt Tabor Christian School
262 Mt Tabor Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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