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ZIP Code 26104

Primary City:Parkersburg, WV (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Parkersburg
County: Wood County
Timezone: Eastern (11:31pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.27, -81.48
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26104

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26104. 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 26104. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26104, 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:
Parkersburg, WV
Acceptable:
N Parkersburg, North Hills, North Parkersburg

Stats and Demographics for the 26104 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26104 is located in west 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 26104 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26104 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,769
Population Density 451 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,044
Median Home Value $105,600
Land Area 37.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,380
Median Household Income $46,767

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male503476507436401486467508550541604602582432327245176145
Female484473487413444513504515537584651689599481416345327319
Total9879499948498459999711,0231,0871,1251,2551,2911,181913743590503464

Gender

 Male 7,988 48%
 Female 8,781 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,057 95.8%
 Black Or African American 208 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 135 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 27 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 299 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner514227569941,163882611212
Renter25453341135630619515876
Total3059551,1671,3501,4691,077769288

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,501 47%
 Single Guardian 1,125 15%
 Singles 2,338 32%
 Singles With Roommate 416 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,454 74%
 Households with Kids 1,926 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1049699105949294961009598101102111899192887678
Female991039595861081099179909296103106939076847088
Total203199194200180200203187179185190197205217182181168172146166

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26104 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 26104 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 26104 real estate data, the median home value of $105,600 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 26104. Rentals in 26104 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26104 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,534 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 139 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 96 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,926 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,165 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,289 28%
 Households Vacant 664 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 180 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 94 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 279 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 93 5%
 1 Bedroom 425 22%
 2 Bedroom 897 47%
 3+ Bedroom 503 26%
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 $46,767 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26104 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. More commuters in 26104 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,372 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,123 21%
 No Earnings 6,191 42%
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 5,372 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,123 21%
 No Earnings 6,191 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,111 96.0%
 Public transportation 32 0.4%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 115 1.6%
 Worked at Home 142 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 480 8%
 High School Graduate 3,742 62%
 Associate's degree 356 6%
 Bachelor's degree 938 16%
 Master's degree 322 5%
 Professional school degree 101 2%
 Doctorate degree 70 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,119 80.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 275 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 248 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26104

ZIP Code 26104 is in the Wood County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26104.

Emerson Elementary School
1605 36th St
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wood County School District
Hamilton Junior High School
3501 Cadillac Dr
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wood County School District
Madison Elementary School
1426 32nd St
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wood County School District
Van Devender Junior High School
918 31st St
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wood County School District
Worthington Elementary School
2500 36th St
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wood County School District
Parkersburg Christian School
1093 Core Rd
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
North Christian School
3109 Emerson Ave
Parkersburg, WV 26104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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