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ZIP Code 26321

Primary City:Alum Bridge, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:53am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.04, -80.68
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26321

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26321. 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 26321. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26321, 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:
Alum Bridge, WV
Acceptable:
Vadis

Stats and Demographics for the 26321 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26321 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 26321 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 parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26321 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 354
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 202
Median Home Value $66,400
Land Area 24.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 156
Median Household Income $28,721

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male161314761010121511151581110562
Female89610101076912228181110651
Total24222017162017182423372326222011113

Gender

 Male 186 53%
 Female 168 47%
Gender

Race

 White 349 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2915232730152
Renter56992020
Total71524322930172

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 80 51%
 Single Guardian 26 17%
 Singles 45 29%
 Singles With Roommate 5 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 113 72%
 Households with Kids 43 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33423341243142031210
Female22212023212300152201
Total55635364455442183411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26321 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26321 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 26321 real estate data, the median home value of $66,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26321 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26321 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26321 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 354 100%
 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 47 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 76 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 16%
 Households Vacant 46 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 25%
 3+ Bedroom 49 75%
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 $28,721 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26321 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 26321 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 123 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 162 31%
 No Earnings 239 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 123 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 162 31%
 No Earnings 239 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 279 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 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. 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 56 23%
 High School Graduate 128 52%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 54 22%
 Master's degree 9 4%
 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 115 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26321

ZIP Code 26321 is in the Lewis County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26321.

Alum Bridge Elementary School
10949 Us Hwy 33 West
Alum Bridge, WV 26321
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lewis County School District

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