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ZIP Code 26690

Primary City:Swiss, WV (View All Cities)
County: Nicholas County
Timezone: Eastern (5:17am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.26, -81.10
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26690

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26690. 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 26690. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26690, 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:
Swiss, WV
Acceptable:
Jodie

Stats and Demographics for the 26690 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26690 is located in southwest 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 26690 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26690 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 584
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 265
Median Home Value $32,500
Land Area 28.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 231
Median Household Income $33,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28121524242012211425252320188425
Female171415121614192127182716211571186
Total452630364034314241435239413315151011

Gender

 Male 300 51%
 Female 284 49%
Gender

Race

 White 581 99.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner61631404028178
Renter597117411
Total112538514732189

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 131 57%
 Single Guardian 42 18%
 Singles 51 22%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 152 66%
 Households with Kids 79 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male39564112434413567517
Female15162443152422514023
Total4146126555586835107115310

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26690 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26690 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26690 real estate data, the median home value of $32,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26690 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26690 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26690 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 584 100%
 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 78 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 108 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 17%
 Households Vacant 34 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 9%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 20 29%
 2 Bedroom 37 54%
 3+ Bedroom 11 16%
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 $33,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26690 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, 26690 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. In 26690 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 153 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 63 16%
 No Earnings 189 47%
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 153 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 63 16%
 No Earnings 189 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 177 100%
 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

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 54 31%
 High School Graduate 123 69%
 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 62 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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