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ZIP Code 26547

Primary City:Reedsville, WV (View All Cities)
County: Preston County
Timezone: Eastern (12:43am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.51, -79.81
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26547. 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 26547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26547, 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:
Reedsville, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26547 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 26547 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26547 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,376
Population Density 159 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,007
Median Home Value $102,700
Land Area 14.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 949
Median Household Income $50,459

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male798580835884105838081879782463819149
Female7157906371899175717785100755839211419
Total15014217014612917319615815115817219715710477402828

Gender

 Male 1,210 51%
 Female 1,166 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,340 98.5%
 Black Or African American 9 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 20 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner171181361671861085020
Renter18582217161231
Total351761581842021205321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 526 55%
 Single Guardian 150 16%
 Singles 215 23%
 Singles With Roommate 58 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 630 66%
 Households with Kids 319 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1318191020171916131517131421171625141113
Female16131715101514108181913172314916141011
Total2931362530323326213336263144312541282124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26547 has a small 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 26547 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 26547 real estate data, the median home value of $102,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26547 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26547 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,356 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 1%
 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 447 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 355 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 147 15%
 Households Vacant 58 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 4%
 2 Bedroom 59 36%
 3+ Bedroom 97 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 $50,459 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26547 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 26547. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 820 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 22%
 No Earnings 550 31%
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 820 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 22%
 No Earnings 550 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,029 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 1%
 Worked at Home 39 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 75 9%
 High School Graduate 542 64%
 Associate's degree 115 14%
 Bachelor's degree 100 12%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 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 398 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 121 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 132 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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