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ZIP Code 26230

Primary City:Pickens, WV (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (7:23pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.64, -80.20
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26230

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26230. 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 26230. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26230, 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:
Pickens, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26230 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26230 is located in central 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 26230 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26230 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 124
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 149
Median Home Value $71,300
Land Area 46.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 57
Median Household Income $29,545

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male355413154939243232
Female324321423484245221
Total679734577131113488453

Gender

 Male 68 55%
 Female 56 45%
Gender

Race

 White 123 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 1 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner137108881
Renter20432000
Total33111310881

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 29 51%
 Single Guardian 6 11%
 Singles 20 35%
 Singles With Roommate 2 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 45 79%
 Households with Kids 12 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00120121110130101110
Female01010001112010110011
Total01130122222140211121

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26230 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 26230 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 26230 real estate data, the median home value of $71,300 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 26230. Rentals in 26230 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26230 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 124 100%
 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 19 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 27 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 7%
 Households Vacant 92 62%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 79 86%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 16 100%
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 $29,545 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26230 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 26230 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. In 26230 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 30 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 10%
 No Earnings 71 63%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 30 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 10%
 No Earnings 71 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 41 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 26230 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 75 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 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 38 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26230

ZIP Code 26230 is in the Randolph County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26230.

Pickens Elementary/High School
One Panther Place
Pickens, WV 26230
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Randolph County School District

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