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ZIP Code 26362

Primary City:Harrisville, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:43pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -81.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26362

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26362. 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 26362. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26362, 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:
Harrisville, WV
Acceptable:
Hazelgreen, Mahone, Newberne

Stats and Demographics for the 26362 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26362 is located in west West Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 26362 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 single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26362 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,378
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,806
Median Home Value $73,600
Land Area 104.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,403
Median Household Income $34,508

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10112082956776101891031381471101119181483427
Female97106888966911059511512413311314411074586485
Total19822617018413316720618421826228022325520115510698112

Gender

 Male 1,621 48%
 Female 1,757 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,333 98.7%
 Black Or African American 8 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119314521924719511142
Renter298457753835148
Total4017720229428523012550

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 727 52%
 Single Guardian 212 15%
 Singles 402 29%
 Singles With Roommate 62 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,004 72%
 Households with Kids 399 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221516242124262227916152319191722181920
Female1523191923232026141423171618212417151212
Total3738354344474648412339323937404139333132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26362 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26362 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26362 real estate data, the median home value of $73,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26362 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26362 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26362 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,272 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 3%
 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 516 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 547 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 340 19%
 Households Vacant 403 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 8.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 17 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 190 47.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 36.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 84 22%
 2 Bedroom 115 30%
 3+ Bedroom 180 47%
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 $34,508 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26362 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. 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 26362 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 943 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 494 17%
 No Earnings 1,423 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 943 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 494 17%
 No Earnings 1,423 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,194 93.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 1.9%
 Worked at Home 60 4.7%
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. 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 274 22.0%
 High School Graduate 770 61.9%
 Associate's degree 72 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 72 5.8%
 Master's degree 33 2.7%
 Professional school degree 20 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 569 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 5.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26362

ZIP Code 26362 is in the Ritchie County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26362.

Harrisville Elementary
1201 East Main St
Harrisville, WV 26362
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ritchie County School District

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