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ZIP Code 26739

Primary City:Mount Storm, WV (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Eastern (7:38am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.25, -79.24
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26739

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26739. 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 26739. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26739, 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:
Mount Storm, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26739 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26739 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 26739 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26739 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 889
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 680
Median Home Value $110,400
Land Area 66.03 sq mi
Water Area 1.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 382
Median Household Income $46,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2422252128202422323034414435191541
Female202524191621312623344338313518141812
Total444749404441554855647779757037292213

Gender

 Male 441 50%
 Female 448 50%
Gender

Race

 White 876 98.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42247519067325
Renter7148168551
Total113655679872376

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 223 58%
 Single Guardian 43 11%
 Singles 98 26%
 Singles With Roommate 18 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 286 75%
 Households with Kids 96 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male457475442655724505710
Female63346354773491645133
Total1081081389891389163109561013

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26739 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26739 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 26739 real estate data, the median home value of $110,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 26739. Rentals in 26739 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26739 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 889 100%
 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 132 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 186 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 64 9%
 Households Vacant 298 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 1.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 3 1.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 225 75.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 21.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 18%
 3+ Bedroom 36 82%
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 $46,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26739 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 26739 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 26739 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working 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 26739. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 297 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 12%
 No Earnings 335 46%
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 297 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 90 12%
 No Earnings 335 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 250 64%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 13%
 Worked at Home 89 23%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 52 15%
 High School Graduate 266 76%
 Associate's degree 30 9%
 Bachelor's degree 4 1%
 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 132 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26739

ZIP Code 26739 is in the Grant County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26739.

Union Educational Complex
Hc 76 Box 750
Mount Storm, WV 26739
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Grant County School District

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