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ZIP Code 26342

Primary City:Coxs Mills, WV (View All Cities)
County: Gilmer County
Timezone: Eastern (3:32am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.03, -80.86
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26342

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26342. 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 26342. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26342, 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:
Coxs Mills, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26342 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26342 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 26342 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26342 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 509
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 279
Median Home Value $75,500
Land Area 47.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 213
Median Household Income $42,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13912151515167181921341817101377
Female1081315141110617202816152689512
Total231725302926261335394950334318221219

Gender

 Male 266 52%
 Female 243 48%
Gender

Race

 White 505 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11117294634199
Renter312758480
Total42324345438279

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 123 58%
 Single Guardian 28 13%
 Singles 56 26%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 164 77%
 Households with Kids 49 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male35210321333204234240
Female02230132211461811503
Total374404535446651045743

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26342 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26342 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26342 real estate data, the median home value of $75,500 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 26342. Rentals in 26342 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26342 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 509 100%
 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 65 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 101 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 17%
 Households Vacant 66 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 32 82%
 3+ Bedroom 7 18%
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 $42,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26342 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. 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 26342. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 113 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 162 39%
 No Earnings 136 33%
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 113 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 162 39%
 No Earnings 136 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 236 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 9 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 19 11%
 High School Graduate 120 70%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 32 19%
 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 37 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 27%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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