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ZIP Code 26541

Primary City:Maidsville, WV (View All Cities)
County: Monongalia County
Timezone: Eastern (1:54am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -80.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26541

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26541. 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 26541. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26541, 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:
Maidsville, WV
Acceptable:
Core

Stats and Demographics for the 26541 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26541 is located in north 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 26541 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26541 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,624
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,171
Median Home Value $94,300
Land Area 37.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,059
Median Household Income $48,834

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7392801045068919196801011101017150261915
Female667968736180857885116103120877254352024
Total139171148177111148176169181196204230188143104613939

Gender

 Male 1,318 50%
 Female 1,306 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,537 96.7%
 Black Or African American 41 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 32 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner121021521912281406126
Renter7362634221093
Total191381782252501507029

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 611 58%
 Single Guardian 137 13%
 Singles 255 24%
 Singles With Roommate 56 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 722 68%
 Households with Kids 337 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1516131618151718242017131515132524132913
Female13613211016122021912171317112117141011
Total2822263728312938452929302832244641273924

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26541 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26541 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 26541 real estate data, the median home value of $94,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26541 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26541 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26541 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,624 100%
 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 436 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 476 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 147 13%
 Households Vacant 112 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 18 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 3%
 2 Bedroom 116 54%
 3+ Bedroom 91 43%
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 $48,834 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26541 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. 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. Most commuters in 26541 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,213 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 306 11%
 No Earnings 1,160 43%
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 1,213 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 306 11%
 No Earnings 1,160 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,380 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 60 4%
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 177 17%
 High School Graduate 692 68%
 Associate's degree 15 1%
 Bachelor's degree 97 9%
 Master's degree 18 2%
 Professional school degree 10 1%
 Doctorate degree 15 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 452 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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