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ZIP Code 25186

Primary City:Smithers, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (7:19am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.18, -81.30
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25186

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25186. 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 25186. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25186, 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:
Smithers, WV
Acceptable:
Longacre

Stats and Demographics for the 25186 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25186 is located in southwest 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 25186 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25186 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 881
Population Density 99 people per sq mi
Housing Units 507
Median Home Value $77,700
Land Area 8.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 436
Median Household Income $26,076

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 53


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5331952
5-9172643
10-14211940
15-19161935
20-24253762
25-29161834
30-34231740
35-39212142
40-44232245
45-49251944
50-54244165
55-59394079
60-64323769
65-69203050
70-74273057
75-79153247
80-84132538
85 Plus122739

Gender

 Male 402 46%
 Female 479 54%
Gender

Race

 White 782 88.8%
 Black Or African American 81 9.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2432225
25-3472936
35-44172946
45-54332760
55-64524193
65-74601979
75-84491766
85 Plus25631

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 136 31%
 Single Guardian 100 23%
 Singles 177 41%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 346 79%
 Households with Kids 90 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110616
2549
3628
4538
51910
6459
7448
8538
9358
105611
11415
126511
13235
14448
15224
16224
17459
18336
195712
20538

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25186 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25186 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 25186 real estate data, the median home value of $77,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 25186. Rentals in 25186 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25186 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 881 100%
 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 93 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 153 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 190 37%
 Households Vacant 71 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 5%
 1 Bedroom 30 17%
 2 Bedroom 116 66%
 3+ Bedroom 20 11%
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 $26,076 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25186 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 25186 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 331 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 19%
 No Earnings 341 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 331 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 19%
 No Earnings 341 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 391 85%
 Public transportation 8 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 10%
 Worked at Home 15 3%
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 38 13%
 High School Graduate 220 74%
 Associate's degree 15 5%
 Bachelor's degree 26 9%
 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 186 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25186

ZIP Code 25186 is in the Fayette County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25186.

Valley High School
Greyhound Ln
Smithers, WV 25186
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Valley Elementary
Route 60
Smithers, WV 25186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District

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