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ZIP Code 26563

Primary City:Carolina, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Eastern (9:16am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.48, -80.28
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26563

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26563. 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 26563. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26563, 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:
Carolina, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26563 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26563 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 26563 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26563 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 381
Population Density 650 people per sq mi
Housing Units 184
Median Home Value $28,500
Land Area 0.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 154
Median Household Income $35,729

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18189131110161614811171282453
Female1512816106181571415151085165
Total333017292116343121222632221675118

Gender

 Male 195 51%
 Female 186 49%
Gender

Race

 White 301 79.0%
 Black Or African American 52 13.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.3%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 27 7.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31424192413136
Renter212579021
Total52629263313157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 68 44%
 Single Guardian 39 25%
 Singles 38 25%
 Singles With Roommate 9 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 97 63%
 Households with Kids 57 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male25342344542021442033
Female32342313321212344322
Total57684657863233786355

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26563 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26563 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26563 real estate data, the median home value of $28,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26563 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 381 100%
 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 58 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 58 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 21%
 Households Vacant 30 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $35,729 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26563 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 26563 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. However, that is not the case in 26563. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 95 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 21%
 No Earnings 129 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 95 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 61 21%
 No Earnings 129 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 135 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 13 10%
 High School Graduate 115 90%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 33 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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