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ZIP Code 26451

Primary City:West Milford, WV (View All Cities)
County: Harrison County
Timezone: Eastern (11:30pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.19, -80.38
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26451

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26451. 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 26451. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26451, 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:
West Milford, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26451 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26451 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 26451 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 26451 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 685
Population Density 547 people per sq mi
Housing Units 306
Median Home Value $76,700
Land Area 1.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 286
Median Household Income $43,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male282028321615262434233022121213625
Female13152321102526252624252323171110911
Total413551532640524960475545352924161116

Gender

 Male 348 51%
 Female 337 49%
Gender

Race

 White 663 96.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 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 19 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner432565341301813
Renter311754432
Total743635845342115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 149 52%
 Single Guardian 46 16%
 Singles 77 27%
 Singles With Roommate 14 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 188 66%
 Households with Kids 98 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1072563470754751147735
Female34135410518536757112
Total1311381175758139101118914847

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26451 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26451 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 26451 real estate data, the median home value of $76,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 26451 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26451 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 685 100%
 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 166 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 81 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 39 13%
 Households Vacant 20 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 85%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 24%
 1 Bedroom 5 15%
 2 Bedroom 4 12%
 3+ Bedroom 17 50%
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 $43,333 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 26451 has very few people that work at home. 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 26451 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 322 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 22%
 No Earnings 247 34%
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 322 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 22%
 No Earnings 247 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 395 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 37 13%
 High School Graduate 222 76%
 Associate's degree 11 4%
 Bachelor's degree 11 4%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 112 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26451

ZIP Code 26451 is in the Harrison County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26451.

West Milford Elementary School
226 School St
West Milford, WV 26451
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harrison County School District

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