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ZIP Code 26136

Primary City:Big Bend, WV (View All Cities)
County: Calhoun County
Timezone: Eastern (8:58pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.0, -81.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26136

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26136. 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 26136. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26136, 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:
Big Bend, WV
Acceptable:
Five Forks

Stats and Demographics for the 26136 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26136 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 26136 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26136 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 644
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 368
Median Home Value $58,500
Land Area 26.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 288
Median Household Income $29,107

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male 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
Male1117121511181817252522264026171064
Female1515221221151114183227333120111188
Total263234273233293143574959714628211412

Gender

 Male 320 50%
 Female 324 50%
Gender

Race

 White 635 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11631506041216
Renter5146912862
Total63037597249278

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 149 52%
 Single Guardian 41 14%
 Singles 81 28%
 Singles With Roommate 17 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 225 78%
 Households with Kids 63 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male51114425232403321726
Female51512541305467204426
Total102626966537861052511412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26136 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26136 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 26136 real estate data, the median home value of $58,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26136 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26136 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26136 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 644 100%
 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 82 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 144 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 62 17%
 Households Vacant 80 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 30%
 3+ Bedroom 21 70%
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 $29,107 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26136 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. 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 26136. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 100 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 17%
 No Earnings 262 60%
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 100 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 17%
 No Earnings 262 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 91 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 6%
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 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 30 16%
 High School Graduate 134 72%
 Associate's degree 23 12%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 155 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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