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ZIP Code 26293

Primary City:Valley Bend, WV (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (4:53pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.81, -79.93
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26293

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26293. 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 26293. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26293, 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:
Valley Bend, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26293 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26293 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 26293 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26293 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 600
Population Density 102 people per sq mi
Housing Units 282
Median Home Value $68,800
Land Area 5.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 258
Median Household Income $47,981

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
Male10212021811151813263322211891246
Female1214161922718252234202022122012116
Total223536403018334335605342433029241512

Gender

 Male 288 48%
 Female 312 52%
Gender

Race

 White 596 99.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 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
Owner42033584825278
Renter18484622
Total528376652312910

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 144 56%
 Single Guardian 42 16%
 Singles 62 24%
 Singles With Roommate 10 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 187 72%
 Households with Kids 71 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33135630754434654420
Female22051143520338441463
Total55186773127476121095883

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26293 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26293 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26293 real estate data, the median home value of $68,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26293 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26293 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26293 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 600 100%
 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 121 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 102 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 35 12%
 Households Vacant 24 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Sale Only 4 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 38%
 3+ Bedroom 21 62%
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 $47,981 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26293 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, 26293 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 26293 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 215 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 7%
 No Earnings 252 50%
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 215 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 7%
 No Earnings 252 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 211 100%
 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. 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 45 22%
 High School Graduate 152 75%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 7 3%
 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 140 55%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 22%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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