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ZIP Code 26421

Primary City:Pullman, WV (View All Cities)
County: Ritchie County
Timezone: Eastern (1:03am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.19, -80.94
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26421. 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 26421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26421, 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:
Pullman, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26421 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 26421 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 higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26421 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 262
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 141
Median Home Value $52,300
Land Area 16.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 107
Median Household Income $14,327

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male59613571181081191090542
Female2124105661061117111415613
Total72110231013171816192820241051155

Gender

 Male 132 50%
 Female 130 50%
Gender

Race

 White 257 98.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner081623229135
Renter14220110
Total11218252210145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 63 59%
 Single Guardian 15 14%
 Singles 26 24%
 Singles With Roommate 3 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 73 68%
 Households with Kids 34 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10112104210311133241
Female02004133111020332203
Total12116237321331465444

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26421 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26421 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26421 real estate data, the median home value of $52,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26421 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26421 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 262 100%
 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 44 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 52 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 8%
 Households Vacant 34 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 48%
 3+ Bedroom 14 52%
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 $14,327 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26421 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 26421. 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 85 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 18%
 No Earnings 74 38%
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 85 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 18%
 No Earnings 74 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 114 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 4 3%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 13 26%
 High School Graduate 37 74%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 65 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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