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ZIP Code 25840

Primary City:Fayetteville, WV (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (9:41am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.1, -81.0
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25840. 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 25840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25840, 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:
Fayetteville, WV
Acceptable:
Beckwith, Cunard, Wriston
Unacceptable:
Gatewood, Tourison

Stats and Demographics for the 25840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25840 is located in south 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 25840 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25840 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,179
Population Density 113 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,683
Median Home Value $88,400
Land Area 72.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,342
Median Household Income $35,521

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
Male2582502812652072122682892602763273742771901191029342
Female220212228207174208278271249339336363276205159150107107
Total478462509472381420546560509615663737553395278252200149

Gender

 Male 4,090 50%
 Female 4,089 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,845 95.9%
 Black Or African American 222 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.2%
 Asian 14 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 67 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31247418551676377289100
Renter4917213012888502511
Total80419548679764427314111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,800 54%
 Single Guardian 522 16%
 Singles 845 25%
 Singles With Roommate 175 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,338 70%
 Households with Kids 1,004 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4652545239455760494450587653585659553747
Female4144564537474242443952385643354163402838
Total879611097769299102938310296132969397122956585

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25840 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25840 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 25840 real estate data, the median home value of $88,400 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 25840. Rentals in 25840 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,111 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 22 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 38 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,418 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,271 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 653 18%
 Households Vacant 341 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 33 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 172 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 3%
 1 Bedroom 26 4%
 2 Bedroom 363 58%
 3+ Bedroom 218 35%
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 $35,521 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 25840 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 25840 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 25840 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 2,127 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,067 17%
 No Earnings 2,954 48%
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 2,127 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,067 17%
 No Earnings 2,954 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,569 95.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 73 2.7%
 Worked at Home 21 0.8%
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 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 408 15%
 High School Graduate 1,489 55%
 Associate's degree 241 9%
 Bachelor's degree 326 12%
 Master's degree 164 6%
 Professional school degree 60 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,017 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 175 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25840

ZIP Code 25840 is in the Fayette County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25840.

Fayetteville Elementary
200 Wiseman Ave
Fayetteville, WV 25840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Gatewood Elementary
Rr 1 Box 156a
Fayetteville, WV 25840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Fayetteville High School
515 West Maple Ave
Fayetteville, WV 25840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fayette County School District

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