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ZIP Code 26273

Primary City:Huttonsville, WV (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (1:23pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.7, -79.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26273

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26273. 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 26273. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26273, 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:
Huttonsville, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26273 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26273 is located in central West Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 26273 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26273 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,041
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 500
Median Home Value $77,700
Land Area 126.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 358
Median Household Income $37,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male31232751158265230154161156122756736241156
Female1623293026172129292947293730189911
Total474656811842822511831901851691041046642201417

Gender

 Male 1,602 78%
 Female 439 22%
Gender

Race

 White 1,832 89.8%
 Black Or African American 176 8.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1021446173541811
Renter7914158463
Total1730587681582414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 217 61%
 Single Guardian 46 13%
 Singles 77 22%
 Singles With Roommate 18 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 252 70%
 Households with Kids 106 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6683434483667512111081016
Female55217753147558448865
Total11111041110979713111213161518161621

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26273 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26273 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26273 real estate data, the median home value of $77,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26273 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26273 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26273 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 906 44%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,135 56%
 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 136 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 156 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 13%
 Households Vacant 142 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 10.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 3 2.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 10.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 84 59.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 16.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 43%
 1 Bedroom 6 9%
 2 Bedroom 15 21%
 3+ Bedroom 19 27%
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 $37,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26273 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 26273 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 181 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 178 10%
 No Earnings 1,412 80%
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 181 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 178 10%
 No Earnings 1,412 80%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 254 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 7%
 Worked at Home 19 6%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 355 28.5%
 High School Graduate 808 64.8%
 Associate's degree 11 0.9%
 Bachelor's degree 27 2.2%
 Master's degree 38 3.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 107 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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