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ZIP Code 26271

Primary City:Hendricks, WV (View All Cities)
County: Tucker County
Timezone: Eastern (9:40am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.05, -79.63
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26271

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26271. 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 26271. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26271, 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:
Hendricks, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26271 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26271 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 26271 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26271 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 383
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 259
Median Home Value $86,300
Land Area 31.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 168
Median Household Income $46,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6913761368151415152012131254
Female79910111751112121612221314460
Total13182217173011192726312742252716114

Gender

 Male 193 50%
 Female 190 50%
Gender

Race

 White 382 99.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11020263628214
Renter06443320
Total11624303931234

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 111 66%
 Single Guardian 14 8%
 Singles 40 24%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 130 77%
 Households with Kids 38 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31110214213333111402
Female21204013110314122320
Total52314227323647233722

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26271 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26271 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26271 real estate data, the median home value of $86,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26271 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26271 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26271 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 383 100%
 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 62 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 84 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 8%
 Households Vacant 91 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 54%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 28%
 3+ Bedroom 21 72%
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 $46,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26271 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 26271 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 130 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 23%
 No Earnings 110 35%
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 130 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 23%
 No Earnings 110 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 161 95%
 Public transportation 5 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 4 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 23 16%
 High School Graduate 98 70%
 Associate's degree 4 3%
 Bachelor's degree 7 5%
 Master's degree 9 6%
 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 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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