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ZIP Code 26808

Primary City:High View, WV (View All Cities)
County: Hampshire County
Timezone: Eastern (9:07pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -78.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26808

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26808. 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 26808. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26808, 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:
High View, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26808 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26808 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 26808 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 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 26808 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 967
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 476
Median Home Value $144,200
Land Area 19.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 383
Median Household Income $21,489

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2632283419232518444242423335231134
Female28342832221926273652343927312013123
Total54665666414251458094768160664324157

Gender

 Male 484 50%
 Female 483 50%
Gender

Race

 White 954 98.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22756808261203
Renter7711145440
Total93467948765243

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 218 57%
 Single Guardian 52 14%
 Singles 96 25%
 Singles With Roommate 17 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 262 68%
 Households with Kids 121 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9814768834741035119366
Female862712692556656688648
Total17143111912171089131015911191791014

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26808 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26808 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 26808 real estate data, the median home value of $144,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26808 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26808 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26808 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 967 100%
 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 206 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 125 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 11%
 Households Vacant 93 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 13 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 7%
 2 Bedroom 45 19%
 3+ Bedroom 181 75%
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 $21,489 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26808 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, 26808 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 26808 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 298 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 14%
 No Earnings 247 39%
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 298 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 86 14%
 No Earnings 247 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 345 100%
 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. 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 101 37%
 High School Graduate 134 49%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 38 14%
 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 157 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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