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ZIP Code 26030

Post Office City:Beech Bottom, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Brooke County
Timezone: Eastern (3:59am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.226, -80.651
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26030

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 26030. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 26030 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Beech Bottom, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26030 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26030 is located in northern 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 26030 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26030 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 516
Population Density 616 people per sq mi
Housing Units 254
Median Home Value $57,900
Land Area 0.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 206
Median Household Income $40,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 5151328
85 Plus3912


 Male 248 48%
 Female 268 52%


 White 509 98.6%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 99 48%
 Single Guardian 40 19%
 Singles 57 28%
 Singles With Roommate 10 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 145 70%
 Households with Kids 61 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26030 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26030 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26030 real estate data, the median home value of $57,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26030 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26030 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26030 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 516 100%
 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 79 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 85 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 17%
 Households Vacant 48 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 3 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 8%
 2 Bedroom 17 47%
 3+ Bedroom 16 44%
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 $40,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26030 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. More commuters in 26030 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 159 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 21%
 No Earnings 235 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 159 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 21%
 No Earnings 235 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 195 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 8 3%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 10%
 Worked at Home 4 2%
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.

For more information, see Beech Bottom, WV public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 61 13.9%
 High School Graduate 325 74.0%
 Associate's degree 14 3.2%
 Bachelor's degree 37 8.4%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 115 99%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26030

ZIP Code 26030 is in the Brooke County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26030.

Beech Bottom Primary
High Street
Beech Bottom, WV 26030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brooke County School District

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