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ZIP Code 26855

Primary City:Cabins, WV (View All Cities)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Eastern (11:02am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.95, -79.29
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26855

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26855. 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 26855. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26855, 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:
Cabins, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26855 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26855 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 26855 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26855 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 826
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 504
Median Home Value $104,300
Land Area 42.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 346
Median Household Income $47,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26182924161925183035303336321613410
Female2126182015182025313545412528225107
Total474447443137454361707574616038181417

Gender

 Male 414 50%
 Female 412 50%
Gender

Race

 White 821 99.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner324426871582113
Renter211994632
Total535517775642415

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 198 57%
 Single Guardian 51 15%
 Singles 81 23%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 249 72%
 Households with Kids 97 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male37524434358745942545
Female63236636526244443542
Total910751010610871498913851087

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26855 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26855 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26855 real estate data, the median home value of $104,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26855 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26855 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26855 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 826 100%
 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 149 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 151 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 46 9%
 Households Vacant 158 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 13.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 3 1.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 87 55.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 29.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 43%
 3+ Bedroom 12 57%
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 $47,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26855 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 26855 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 192 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 127 22%
 No Earnings 269 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 192 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 127 22%
 No Earnings 269 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 253 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 19 7%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 125 43%
 High School Graduate 152 53%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 12 4%
 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 53 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 42%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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