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ZIP Code 26055

Primary City:Proctor, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (2:57pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -80.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26055. 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 26055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26055, 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:
Proctor, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26055 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 26055 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26055 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,756
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 857
Median Home Value $75,800
Land Area 73.51 sq mi
Water Area 2.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 699
Median Household Income $59,632

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male51584852423949416268868566493133118
Female514555582956465160837557585341281813
Total1021031031107195959212215116114212410272612921

Gender

 Male 879 50%
 Female 877 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,745 99.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner65483135152965713
Renter112825168951
Total17821081511601056214

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 448 64%
 Single Guardian 82 12%
 Singles 142 20%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 491 70%
 Households with Kids 208 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111371513138111389812116101215914
Female1151565911812127131310148810186
Total2218222118221919252016212521201820252720

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26055 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26055 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 26055 real estate data, the median home value of $75,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26055 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,756 100%
 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 268 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 328 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 103 12%
 Households Vacant 158 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 12.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 7 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 45.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 37.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 16%
 2 Bedroom 18 18%
 3+ Bedroom 68 67%
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 $59,632 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26055 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, 26055 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 26055. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 373 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 324 23%
 No Earnings 743 52%
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 373 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 324 23%
 No Earnings 743 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 603 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 8 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 2%
 Worked at Home 8 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 159 24%
 High School Graduate 450 67%
 Associate's degree 56 8%
 Bachelor's degree 11 2%
 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 203 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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