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ZIP Code 24954

Primary City:Marlinton, WV (View All Cities)
County: Pocahontas County
Timezone: Eastern (10:59am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -80.1
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24954

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24954. 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 24954. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24954, 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:
Marlinton, WV
Acceptable:
Minehaha Spgs, Minnehaha Springs
Unacceptable:
Minnehaha

Stats and Demographics for the 24954 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24954 is located in south West Virginia and covers a large 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 24954 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24954 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,514
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,518
Median Home Value $106,900
Land Area 284.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,513
Median Household Income $34,978

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57791168
5-99783180
10-14111105216
15-1910979188
20-248283165
25-298276158
30-3410095195
35-3989100189
40-44105114219
45-49133134267
50-54162148310
55-59130145275
60-64152139291
65-69100110210
70-749483177
75-795674130
80-84325587
85 Plus276289

Gender

 Male 1,738 49%
 Female 1,776 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,439 97.9%
 Black Or African American 27 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24103545
25-346969138
35-4414953202
45-5425280332
55-6428654340
65-7422131252
75-8413316149
85 Plus421355

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 703 46%
 Single Guardian 238 16%
 Singles 470 31%
 Singles With Roommate 102 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,123 74%
 Households with Kids 390 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1201636
2182341
3161733
4131528
5101020
6162642
7211435
8211637
9291746
10181735
11281644
12192140
13243256
14221941
15251843
16181937
17331750
18201535
19131023
20162036

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24954 has an extremely 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 24954 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 24954 real estate data, the median home value of $106,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24954 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 24954 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 24954 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,442 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 588 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 574 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 351 14%
 Households Vacant 1,005 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 77 7.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.4%
 For Sale Only 33 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 669 66.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 193 19.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 2%
 1 Bedroom 42 12%
 2 Bedroom 113 32%
 3+ Bedroom 188 54%
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 $34,978 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24954 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. Most commuters in 24954 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 1,049 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 819 25%
 No Earnings 1,397 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 1,049 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 819 25%
 No Earnings 1,397 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,360 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 4%
 Worked at Home 94 6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 250 18%
 High School Graduate 923 66%
 Associate's degree 52 4%
 Bachelor's degree 119 8%
 Master's degree 62 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 580 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 79 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 24954

ZIP Code 24954 is in the Pocahontas County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 24954.

Marlinton Elementary School
926a Fifth Ave
Marlinton, WV 24954
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pocahontas County School District

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