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ZIP Code 26719

Primary City:Fort Ashby, WV (View All Cities)
County: Mineral County
Timezone: Eastern (8:41am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.47, -78.78
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26719

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26719. 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 26719. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26719, 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:
Fort Ashby, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26719 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26719 is located in east 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 26719 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26719 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,785
Population Density 104 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,233
Median Home Value $155,700
Land Area 26.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,135
Median Household Income $42,813

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male778789905563681121011039394997958342623
Female55818286656580103108103104108987865445851
Total132168171176120128148215209206197202197157123788474

Gender

 Male 1,351 49%
 Female 1,434 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,754 98.9%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11791811912181577929
Renter134039301820228
Total2411922022123617710137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 644 57%
 Single Guardian 150 13%
 Singles 295 26%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 801 71%
 Households with Kids 334 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1515141422188211818231815151620222397
Female9111311122313181513219211820217241414
Total2426272534412139333144273633364129472321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26719 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26719 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 26719 real estate data, the median home value of $155,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 26719. Rentals in 26719 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26719 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,722 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 2%
 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 589 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 356 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 190 15%
 Households Vacant 98 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 9%
 1 Bedroom 7 2%
 2 Bedroom 200 65%
 3+ Bedroom 73 24%
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 $42,813 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26719 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. Most commuters in 26719 can expect to fall in that range. 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 865 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 16%
 No Earnings 896 43%
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 865 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 16%
 No Earnings 896 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,094 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 1%
 Worked at Home 34 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 49 5.7%
 High School Graduate 600 69.4%
 Associate's degree 60 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 138 16.0%
 Master's degree 6 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 425 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26719

ZIP Code 26719 is in the Mineral County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26719.

Fort Ashby Primary School
Rt 5 Bx 1050 Dan's Run Rd
Fort Ashby, WV 26719
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mineral County School District
Frankfort Intermediate School
Route 3 Dan's Run Rd
Fort Ashby, WV 26719
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mineral County School District

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