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ZIP Code 26621

Primary City:Flatwoods, WV (View All Cities)
County: Braxton County
Timezone: Eastern (5:21pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.7, -80.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26621

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26621. 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 26621. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26621, 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:
Flatwoods, WV
Acceptable:
Corley

Stats and Demographics for the 26621 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26621 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 26621 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26621 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 757
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 389
Median Home Value $58,300
Land Area 26.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 301
Median Household Income $32,364

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3324331715112527272026432522111053
Female31211520211725202125304327221210128
Total644548373628504748455686524423201711

Gender

 Male 377 50%
 Female 380 50%
Gender

Race

 White 750 99.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner514324471422710
Renter4191149441
Total933434880463111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 164 54%
 Single Guardian 51 17%
 Singles 71 24%
 Singles With Roommate 15 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 205 68%
 Households with Kids 96 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male679445852412395435325
Female74676246322254752422
Total131115111071211561451491187747

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26621 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26621 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 26621 real estate data, the median home value of $58,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26621 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26621 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26621 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 757 100%
 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 121 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 124 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 14%
 Households Vacant 88 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 37 69%
 3+ Bedroom 17 31%
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 $32,364 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26621 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 26621 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 26621. 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 246 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 97 18%
 No Earnings 191 36%
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 246 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 97 18%
 No Earnings 191 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 306 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 2%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 117 41%
 High School Graduate 160 56%
 Associate's degree 5 2%
 Bachelor's degree 6 2%
 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 110 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26621

ZIP Code 26621 is in the Braxton County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26621.

Flatwoods Elementary School
50 Main St
Flatwoods, WV 26621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Braxton County School District

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