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ZIP Code 25979

Primary City:Pipestem, WV (View All Cities)
County: Summers County
Timezone: Eastern (1:34pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -80.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25979

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25979. 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 25979. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25979, 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:
Pipestem, WV
Acceptable:
Lovern

Stats and Demographics for the 25979 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25979 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 25979 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25979 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 893
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 542
Median Home Value $138,700
Land Area 46.41 sq mi
Water Area 1.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 378
Median Household Income $33,448

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2528351810172120262641373730251681
Female17282925202122212747433829393016128
Total42566443303843415373847566695532209

Gender

 Male 421 47%
 Female 472 53%
Gender

Race

 White 888 99.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51739766567326
Renter7121112121250
Total122950887779376

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 226 60%
 Single Guardian 51 13%
 Singles 90 24%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 274 72%
 Households with Kids 104 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male631131033933105710731522
Female33648258573739337665
Total961771858178101312101910681187

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25979 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25979 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 25979 real estate data, the median home value of $138,700 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 25979. Rentals in 25979 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25979 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 893 100%
 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 146 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 161 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 13%
 Households Vacant 164 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 115 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 28 68%
 3+ Bedroom 13 32%
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 $33,448 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25979 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 25979 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 25979. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 169 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 25%
 No Earnings 253 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 169 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 25%
 No Earnings 253 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 272 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 4%
 High School Graduate 183 81%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 32 14%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 46 48%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 37%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25979

ZIP Code 25979 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25979.

Pipestem Christian Academy
9549 S Sr 20
Pipesten, WV 25979
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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