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ZIP Code 26047

Primary City:New Cumberland, WV (View All Cities)
County: Hancock County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.5, -80.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26047

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26047. 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 26047. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26047, 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:
New Cumberland, WV
Acceptable:
New Cumberlnd
Unacceptable:
New Cumbrlnd

Stats and Demographics for the 26047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26047 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 26047 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 single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26047 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,222
Population Density 145 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,880
Median Home Value $88,300
Land Area 42.84 sq mi
Water Area 1.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,655
Median Household Income $41,010

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male131194194194112145144219212241272295254151133827631
Female1271781671851111241492102172402763142561851571089048
Total25837236137922326929342942948154860951033629019016679

Gender

 Male 3,080 50%
 Female 3,142 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,114 98.3%
 Black Or African American 13 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1812438645357033821649
Renter24976910777654913
Total4222145556064740326562

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,445 54%
 Single Guardian 380 14%
 Singles 698 26%
 Singles With Roommate 132 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,945 73%
 Households with Kids 710 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2729243342373437444043383736434239412918
Female2821332128354336364822263833404831392722
Total5550575470727773808865647569839070805640

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26047 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26047 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 26047 real estate data, the median home value of $88,300 is slightly less than average 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 26047. Rentals in 26047 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,222 100%
 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 1,132 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,022 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 501 17%
 Households Vacant 225 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 33.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3.1%
 For Sale Only 35 15.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 8.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 10.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 28.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 1%
 1 Bedroom 99 16%
 2 Bedroom 186 30%
 3+ Bedroom 316 52%
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 $41,010 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26047 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 26047 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 1,962 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,077 19%
 No Earnings 2,598 46%
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 1,962 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,077 19%
 No Earnings 2,598 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,529 96.4%
 Public transportation 10 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 1.0%
 Worked at Home 57 2.2%
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 358 15%
 High School Graduate 1,547 63%
 Associate's degree 185 8%
 Bachelor's degree 251 10%
 Master's degree 97 4%
 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 910 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 168 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26047

ZIP Code 26047 is in the Hancock County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26047.

John D. Rockefeller Career Center
95 Rockyside Rd
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hancock County School District
New Manchester Elementary School
128 Frankfort Rd
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hancock County School District
Oak Glen High School
195 Golden Bear Dr
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hancock County School District

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