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ZIP Code 26301

Primary City:Clarksburg, WV (View All Cities)
County: Harrison County
Timezone: Eastern (1:14pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.3, -80.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26301. 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 26301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26301, 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:
Clarksburg, WV
Acceptable:
Country Club, Dawmont, Laurel Park, Laurel Valley, Nutter Fort, Stonewood
Unacceptable:
Eastpointe

Stats and Demographics for the 26301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26301 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 26301 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26301 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,435
Population Density 410 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,313
Median Home Value $79,600
Land Area 74.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,929
Median Household Income $34,802

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0129149038877481,0359839349381,0881,1491,028917700480383321228
Female9638698699298811,0569049879211,1161,1841,0401,034786629545506568
Total1,9751,7831,7721,8161,6292,0911,8871,9211,8592,2042,3332,0681,9511,4861,109928827796

Gender

 Male 14,648 48%
 Female 15,787 52%
Gender

Race

 White 28,743 94.4%
 Black Or African American 808 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.2%
 Asian 91 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 75 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 644 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1258231,2391,7461,8531,3411,001433
Renter455983766808610372247127
Total5801,8062,0052,5542,4631,7131,248560

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,537 43%
 Single Guardian 2,454 19%
 Singles 4,167 32%
 Singles With Roommate 771 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,165 71%
 Households with Kids 3,764 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male203197191205209182187164172197176200149181179207192167142139
Female181206192186188180164167170183180168170168190207196172164150
Total384403383391397362351331342380356368319349369414388339306289

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26301 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26301 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26301 real estate data, the median home value of $79,600 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 26301. Rentals in 26301 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,916 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 23 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 51 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 274 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 171 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,581 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,980 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,368 31%
 Households Vacant 1,384 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 276 19.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1.2%
 For Sale Only 181 13.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 127 9.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 700 50.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 302 8%
 1 Bedroom 814 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,685 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,126 29%
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 $34,802 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26301 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. More commuters in 26301 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,323 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,048 21%
 No Earnings 9,735 40%
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 9,323 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,048 21%
 No Earnings 9,735 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,219 91.0%
 Public transportation 164 1.3%
 Taxicab 23 0.2%
 Motorcycle 20 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 625 5.1%
 Worked at Home 282 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,328 13.1%
 High School Graduate 6,260 61.6%
 Associate's degree 501 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,459 14.4%
 Master's degree 447 4.4%
 Professional school degree 99 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 61 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,445 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 711 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26301

ZIP Code 26301 is in the Harrison County School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26301.

Harrison County Alternative Learning Center
Rr 3 Bix 43b
Clarksburs, WV 26301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harrison County School District
Adamston Elementary School
1636 West Pk St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
Norwood Elementary School
Stonewall Park
Stonewood, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
Wilsonburg Elementary School
Rt 4 Box 1
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
Nutter Fort Primary School
1302 Buckhannon Pk
Nutter Fort, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
Nutter Fort Intermediate School
1302 Buckhannon Pk
Nutter Fort, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
Washington-Irving Middle School
443 Lee Ave
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
Mountaineer Middle School
2 Mountaineer Dr
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
North View Elementary School
1400 North 19th St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District
Liberty High School
One Mountaineer Dr
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harrison County School District
Robert C. Byrd High School
One Eagle Way
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harrison County School District
Pressley Ridge School
Rt. 5 Box 697
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harrison County School District
United Technical Center
Rt. 3 Box 43c
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harrison County School District
St Mary'S Central Grade School
107 E Pike St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Notre Dame High School
127 E Pike St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Emmanuel Christian School
1318 N 16th St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mother Goose Land Kindergarten
401 West Virginia Ave
Nutter Fort, WV 26301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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