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ZIP Code 26525

Primary City:Bruceton Mills, WV (View All Cities)
County: Preston County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -79.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26525

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26525. 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 26525. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26525, 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:
Bruceton Mills, WV
Acceptable:
Brandonville, Bruceton Mls, Cuzzart, Hazelton

Stats and Demographics for the 26525 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26525 is located in north 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 26525 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26525 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,064
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,372
Median Home Value $146,700
Land Area 138.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,034
Median Household Income $60,366

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male161161138128299618437334431308358261201120102594417
Female15316911217118724327218222822621021414611489676539
Total31433025029948686170951665953456847534723419112610956

Gender

 Male 4,177 59%
 Female 2,887 41%
Gender

Race

 White 6,701 94.9%
 Black Or African American 280 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 24 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 31 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1422327840237722414041
Renter268571514628253
Total4030834945342325216544

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,236 61%
 Single Guardian 256 13%
 Singles 438 22%
 Singles With Roommate 104 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,401 69%
 Households with Kids 633 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3639292330403325332124362829332626261725
Female3826323235252935452125212520412934293838
Total7465615565656260784249575349745560555563

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26525 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26525 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 26525 real estate data, the median home value of $146,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 26525. Rentals in 26525 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26525 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,978 70%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,086 30%
 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 971 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 728 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 335 14%
 Households Vacant 338 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 6.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 22 6.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 185 54.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 26.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 27 7%
 2 Bedroom 125 33%
 3+ Bedroom 224 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 $60,366 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26525 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. However, that is not the case in 26525. 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 2,310 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,080 18%
 No Earnings 2,462 42%
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 2,310 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,080 18%
 No Earnings 2,462 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,436 94.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 2.3%
 Worked at Home 69 2.7%
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 606 19.3%
 High School Graduate 2,095 66.7%
 Associate's degree 165 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 186 5.9%
 Master's degree 54 1.7%
 Professional school degree 11 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 745 87.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 2.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26525

ZIP Code 26525 is in the Preston County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26525.

Bruceton School
141 Morgantown St
Bruceton Mills, WV 26525
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Preston County School District

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