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ZIP Code 25244

Primary City:Gay, WV (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Eastern (3:36pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.8, -81.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25244

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25244. 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 25244. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25244, 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:
Gay, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 25244 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25244 is located in west 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 25244 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25244 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 732
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 329
Median Home Value $46,700
Land Area 29.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 284
Median Household Income $39,423

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5121224
5-9192140
10-14262248
15-19402868
20-2417926
25-29131225
30-34211536
35-39212950
40-44213455
45-49442973
50-54202141
55-59363470
60-64181836
65-69203353
70-74311647
75-79111223
80-846612
85 Plus325

Gender

 Male 379 52%
 Female 353 48%
Gender

Race

 White 712 97.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24224
25-3418422
35-4443346
45-5458664
55-6451657
65-7455560
75-8424327
85 Plus314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 195 69%
 Single Guardian 28 10%
 Singles 55 19%
 Singles With Roommate 6 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 198 70%
 Households with Kids 86 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224
2033
3527
4437
5279
6516
7549
84610
9336
10224
114711
1214519
135510
14134
15729
168917
1711516
185712
199514
20336

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25244 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25244 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 25244 real estate data, the median home value of $46,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 25244 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 25244 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25244 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 732 100%
 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 109 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 145 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 30 9%
 Households Vacant 45 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 38 100%
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 $39,423 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 25244 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 25244 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 25244 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 147 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 114 16%
 No Earnings 437 63%
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 147 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 114 16%
 No Earnings 437 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 234 100%
 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 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 190 57%
 High School Graduate 77 23%
 Associate's degree 30 9%
 Bachelor's degree 17 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 21 6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 118 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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