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ZIP Code 26037

Primary City:Follansbee, WV (View All Cities)
County: Brooke County
Timezone: Eastern (5:02pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.34, -80.57
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26037

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26037. 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 26037. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26037, 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:
Follansbee, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26037 is located in north 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 26037 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26037 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,642
Population Density 981 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,041
Median Home Value $81,800
Land Area 6.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,771
Median Household Income $48,472

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1511632062211651651771802042522302702491401251257959
Female151179197211164139187184217220283295270181165158133147
Total302342403432329304364364421472513565519321290283212206

Gender

 Male 3,161 48%
 Female 3,481 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,541 98.5%
 Black Or African American 14 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 62 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3313428743753631227497
Renter6612712712194544824
Total99261414558630366322121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,415 51%
 Single Guardian 450 16%
 Singles 788 28%
 Singles With Roommate 118 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,013 73%
 Households with Kids 758 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3528382439253137313836304557515144354032
Female2736313136243239484439453237413943484026
Total6264695575496376798275757794929087838058

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26037 has a small 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 26037 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 26037 real estate data, the median home value of $81,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 26037. Rentals in 26037 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,483 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,177 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 933 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 661 22%
 Households Vacant 270 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 104 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 44 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 138 19%
 2 Bedroom 353 49%
 3+ Bedroom 230 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 $48,472 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26037 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. 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 26037 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,243 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,227 22%
 No Earnings 2,199 39%
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 2,243 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,227 22%
 No Earnings 2,199 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,818 95%
 Public transportation 45 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 2%
 Worked at Home 51 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 228 9%
 High School Graduate 1,788 71%
 Associate's degree 77 3%
 Bachelor's degree 242 10%
 Master's degree 149 6%
 Professional school degree 27 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 868 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 102 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26037

ZIP Code 26037 is in the Brooke County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26037.

Follansbee Middle School
1400 Main St
Follansbee, WV 26037
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brooke County School District
Hooverson Heights Primary School
200 Rockdale Rd
Follansbee, WV 26037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brooke County School District
Jefferson Primary School
1098 Jefferson St
Follansbee, WV 26037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brooke County School District

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