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ZIP Code 26764

Primary City:Terra Alta, WV (View All Cities)
County: Preston County
Timezone: Eastern (9:08pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.5, -79.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26764

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26764. 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 26764. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26764, 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:
Terra Alta, WV
Acceptable:
Corinth, Hopemont

Stats and Demographics for the 26764 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26764 is located in central West Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 26764 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26764 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,220
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,352
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 89.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,703
Median Household Income $39,181

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1261091271389495122122130163159161170135104684422
Female1061081341219612810710914415015519717713399635945
Total23221726125919022322923127431331435834726820313110367

Gender

 Male 2,089 50%
 Female 2,131 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,160 98.6%
 Black Or African American 17 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 26 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1911519626933625014233
Renter407959694134174
Total5919425533837728415937

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 937 55%
 Single Guardian 235 14%
 Singles 440 26%
 Singles With Roommate 91 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,224 72%
 Households with Kids 479 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3516302423292018192527232329272736282016
Female2220271515272518232225252834223224261720
Total5736573938564536424752485163495960543736

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26764 has a large 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 26764 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 26764 real estate data, the median home value of $98,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26764 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26764 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26764 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,091 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 96 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 687 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 673 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 343 15%
 Households Vacant 649 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 7.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.8%
 For Sale Only 40 6.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 431 66.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 17.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 7%
 1 Bedroom 49 12%
 2 Bedroom 161 40%
 3+ Bedroom 163 41%
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 $39,181 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26764 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 26764 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,116 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 756 23%
 No Earnings 1,431 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 1,116 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 756 23%
 No Earnings 1,431 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,424 89.4%
 Public transportation 11 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 2.7%
 Worked at Home 108 6.8%
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 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 218 14.8%
 High School Graduate 929 63.2%
 Associate's degree 113 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 115 7.8%
 Master's degree 73 5.0%
 Professional school degree 16 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 597 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 4.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 13.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26764

ZIP Code 26764 is in the Preston County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26764.

Terra Alta/East Preston School
1103 East State Ave
Terra Alta, WV 26764
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Preston County School District

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