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ZIP Code 26559

Primary City:Barrackville, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Eastern (7:25pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.504, -80.169
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26559. 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 26559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26559, 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:
Barrackville, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26559 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 26559 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 26559 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,269
Population Density 2,078 people per sq mi
Housing Units 584
Median Home Value $104,500
Land Area 0.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 527
Median Household Income $38,661

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male443841322941404242425145403415171810
Female323438343436415149433841452936232123
Total767279666377819391858986856351403933

Gender

 Male 621 49%
 Female 648 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,195 94.2%
 Black Or African American 51 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 6 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner546766988675724
Renter1118182114733
Total16649490102746027

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 282 54%
 Single Guardian 81 15%
 Singles 138 26%
 Singles With Roommate 26 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 372 71%
 Households with Kids 155 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81111988107511313777575810
Female461056710476951087810277
Total121721141415201112171218171514131771517

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26559 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26559 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26559 real estate data, the median home value of $104,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 26559 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,269 100%
 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 230 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 202 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 95 16%
 Households Vacant 57 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 5%
 2 Bedroom 59 70%
 3+ Bedroom 21 25%
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 $38,661 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. 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 26559 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 333 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 157 16%
 No Earnings 480 49%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 333 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 157 16%
 No Earnings 480 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 425 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 2%
 Worked at Home 19 4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 55 14%
 High School Graduate 266 66%
 Associate's degree 20 5%
 Bachelor's degree 46 11%
 Master's degree 18 4%
 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 261 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26559

ZIP Code 26559 is in the Marion County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26559.

Barrackville Elementary/Middle School
509 Pk St
Barrackville, WV 26559
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marion County School District

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