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ZIP Code 26283

Primary City:Montrose, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:08pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.1, -79.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26283

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26283. 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 26283. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26283, 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:
Montrose, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26283 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26283 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 26283 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 26283 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,734
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 945
Median Home Value $99,300
Land Area 59.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 707
Median Household Income $45,064

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male414257682244435457877379627241232612
Female384542533443436257656571587425232211
Total79879912156878611611415213815012014666464823

Gender

 Male 903 52%
 Female 831 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,704 98.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner549911401431345617
Renter416191011741
Total9651101501541416018

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 426 60%
 Single Guardian 95 13%
 Singles 151 21%
 Singles With Roommate 35 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 513 73%
 Households with Kids 194 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male87812910811491281513821158165
Female81267610131067114101099121584
Total161914191520212110162312252317302723249

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26283 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26283 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 26283 real estate data, the median home value of $99,300 is slightly less than average 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 26283. Rentals in 26283 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26283 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,734 100%
 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 289 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 346 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 72 8%
 Households Vacant 238 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 154 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 26 39%
 3+ Bedroom 40 61%
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 $45,064 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26283 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. However, that is not the case in 26283. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 630 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 450 26%
 No Earnings 676 38%
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 630 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 450 26%
 No Earnings 676 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 849 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1%
 Worked at Home 51 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. 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 150 20%
 High School Graduate 438 57%
 Associate's degree 24 3%
 Bachelor's degree 92 12%
 Master's degree 47 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 15 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 398 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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