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ZIP Code 26257

Primary City:Coalton, WV (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (11:10pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.92, -80.03
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26257

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26257. 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 26257. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26257, 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:
Coalton, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26257 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26257 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 26257 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 26257 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 957
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 393
Median Home Value $81,300
Land Area 19.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 355
Median Household Income $30,857

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male392240292517313237343333333121636
Female39343128233120403241263535271210912
Total785671574848517269755968685833161218

Gender

 Male 472 49%
 Female 485 51%
Gender

Race

 White 943 98.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.7%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner431675272582013
Renter111945620
Total542765677642213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 219 62%
 Single Guardian 50 14%
 Singles 73 21%
 Singles With Roommate 13 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 229 65%
 Households with Kids 126 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10947433845512998410615
Female5591241383696637347861
Total151413198161111101411181216118171476

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26257 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26257 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 26257 real estate data, the median home value of $81,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26257 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26257 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26257 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 957 100%
 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 175 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 142 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 10%
 Households Vacant 38 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 21 33%
 3+ Bedroom 43 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 $30,857 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26257 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. 26257 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 26257 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 26257 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 240 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 114 16%
 No Earnings 381 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 240 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 114 16%
 No Earnings 381 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 213 71%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 17%
 Worked at Home 33 11%
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 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 65 23.0%
 High School Graduate 160 56.5%
 Associate's degree 2 0.7%
 Bachelor's degree 16 5.7%
 Master's degree 40 14.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 136 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26257

ZIP Code 26257 is in the Randolph County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26257.

Coalton Elementary School
1 Main St
Coalton, WV 26257
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Randolph County School District

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