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ZIP Code 26288

Primary City:Webster Springs, WV (View All Cities)
County: Webster County
Timezone: Eastern (7:34am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -80.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26288

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26288. 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 26288. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26288, 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:
Webster Springs, WV
Acceptable:
Curtin, Parcoal, Webster Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 26288 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26288 is located in central West Virginia and covers a large 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 26288 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26288 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,603
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,408
Median Home Value $61,500
Land Area 230.08 sq mi
Water Area 1.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,550
Median Household Income $24,725

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male871028611487789510612412315812915312299344921
Female1028810211176878511612212417514614811888613849
Total189190188225163165180222246247333275301240187958770

Gender

 Male 1,767 49%
 Female 1,836 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,559 98.8%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner168816823028223910951
Renter2165667658442710
Total3715323430634028313661

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 783 51%
 Single Guardian 236 15%
 Singles 449 29%
 Singles With Roommate 82 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,118 72%
 Households with Kids 432 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1714182021191415331317152021262330181718
Female1724232116181623152317231722221932211716
Total3438414137373038483634383743484262393434

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26288 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26288 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26288 real estate data, the median home value of $61,500 is low 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 26288. Rentals in 26288 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26288 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,603 100%
 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 428 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 755 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 367 15%
 Households Vacant 858 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 5.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 31 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 644 75.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 124 14.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 7%
 1 Bedroom 76 20%
 2 Bedroom 152 39%
 3+ Bedroom 134 35%
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 $24,725 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26288 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. 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 26288 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 712 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 609 19%
 No Earnings 1,897 59%
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 712 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 609 19%
 No Earnings 1,897 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 993 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 6%
 Worked at Home 21 2%
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 680 44.6%
 High School Graduate 735 48.2%
 Associate's degree 4 0.3%
 Bachelor's degree 69 4.5%
 Master's degree 34 2.2%
 Professional school degree 4 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 479 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26288

ZIP Code 26288 is in the Webster County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26288.

Webster Springs Elementary School
318 River Dr
Webster Springs, WV 26288
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Webster County School District

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