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ZIP Code 26346

Primary City:Ellenboro, WV (View All Cities)
County: Ritchie County
Timezone: Eastern (1:57am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.31, -81.07
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26346

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26346. 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 26346. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26346, 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:
Ellenboro, WV
Acceptable:
Highland

Stats and Demographics for the 26346 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26346 is located in west 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 26346 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 26346 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 972
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 480
Median Home Value $66,900
Land Area 27.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 399
Median Household Income $39,570

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male242533332920273837334443432521886
Female21293227142526293135574437192012116
Total4554656043455367686810187804441201912

Gender

 Male 497 51%
 Female 475 49%
Gender

Race

 White 962 99.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22351769558287
Renter71214119231
Total935658710460318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 218 55%
 Single Guardian 66 17%
 Singles 99 25%
 Singles With Roommate 16 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 290 73%
 Households with Kids 109 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male56444391881442510103559
Female634658103311111635541034
Total1198109111941192515881515715813

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26346 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26346 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 26346 real estate data, the median home value of $66,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26346 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26346 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26346 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 972 100%
 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 151 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 189 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 12%
 Households Vacant 81 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 28%
 2 Bedroom 3 12%
 3+ Bedroom 15 60%
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 $39,570 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26346 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. However, that is not the case in 26346. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 234 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 22%
 No Earnings 309 44%
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 234 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 22%
 No Earnings 309 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 333 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 54 18%
 High School Graduate 220 73%
 Associate's degree 19 6%
 Bachelor's degree 10 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 113 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26346

ZIP Code 26346 is in the Ritchie County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26346.

Ritchie County Middle School
105 Ritchie County School Rd
Ellenboro, WV 26346
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ritchie County School District
Ellenboro Elementary
100 School St
Ellenboro, WV 26346
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ritchie County School District
Ritchie County High School
107 Ritchie County School Rd
Ellenboro, WV 26346
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ritchie County School District
The Highland School
Rr 83 Box 56
Highland, WV 26346
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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