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ZIP Code 26278

Primary City:Mabie, WV (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (2:22pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.8, -80.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26278

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26278. 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 26278. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26278, 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:
Mabie, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26278 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26278 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 26278 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 26278 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 591
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 268
Median Home Value $89,200
Land Area 61.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 235
Median Household Income $55,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male111720171724161620232331211015582
Female191019182315112017203024211313886
Total30273935403927363743535542232813168

Gender

 Male 296 50%
 Female 295 50%
Gender

Race

 White 584 98.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.7%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner62031415627207
Renter39451500
Total92935465732207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 157 67%
 Single Guardian 23 10%
 Singles 48 20%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 167 71%
 Households with Kids 68 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13125146132726334616
Female25262330224463244267
Total3838747635611895788713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26278 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26278 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 26278 real estate data, the median home value of $89,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26278 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 591 100%
 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 84 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 124 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 10%
 Households Vacant 33 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $55,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26278 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, 26278 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. Most commuters in 26278 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 192 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 84 16%
 No Earnings 236 46%
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 192 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 84 16%
 No Earnings 236 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 267 100%
 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

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 39 20%
 High School Graduate 134 70%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 19 10%
 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 137 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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