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ZIP Code 26047

Post Office City:New Cumberland, WV (View All Cities)
County: Hancock County
Timezone: Eastern (6:25am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.5, -80.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26047

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 26047. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 26047 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:
New Cumberland, WV
Acceptable:
New Cumberlnd
Unacceptable:
New Cumbrlnd

Stats and Demographics for the 26047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26047 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 26047 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26047 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,222
Population Density 145 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,880
Median Home Value $88,300
Land Area 42.84 sq mi
Water Area 1.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,655
Median Household Income $41,010

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5131127258
5-9194178372
10-14194167361
15-19194185379
20-24112111223
25-29145124269
30-34144149293
35-39219210429
40-44212217429
45-49241240481
50-54272276548
55-59295314609
60-64254256510
65-69151185336
70-74133157290
75-7982108190
80-847690166
85 Plus314879

Gender

 Male 3,080 50%
 Female 3,142 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,114 98.3%
 Black Or African American 13 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24182442
25-3412497221
35-4438669455
45-54453107560
55-6457077647
65-7433865403
75-8421649265
85 Plus491362

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,445 54%
 Single Guardian 380 14%
 Singles 698 26%
 Singles With Roommate 132 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,945 73%
 Households with Kids 710 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1272855
2292150
3243357
4332154
5422870
6373572
7344377
8373673
9443680
10404888
11432265
12382664
13373875
14363369
15434083
16424890
17393170
18413980
19292756
20182240

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26047 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26047 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 26047 real estate data, the median home value of $88,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 26047. Rentals in 26047 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,222 100%
 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 1,132 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,022 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 501 17%
 Households Vacant 225 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 33.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3.1%
 For Sale Only 35 15.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 8.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 10.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 28.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 1%
 1 Bedroom 99 16%
 2 Bedroom 186 30%
 3+ Bedroom 316 52%
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 $41,010 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26047 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. 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 26047 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.

For more information, see New Cumberland, WV incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,962 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,077 19%
 No Earnings 2,598 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 1,962 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,077 19%
 No Earnings 2,598 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,529 96.4%
 Public transportation 10 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 1.0%
 Worked at Home 57 2.2%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 679 13.7%
 High School Graduate 3,087 62.3%
 Associate's degree 421 8.5%
 Bachelor's degree 499 10.1%
 Master's degree 236 4.8%
 Professional school degree 7 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 910 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 168 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26047

ZIP Code 26047 is in the Hancock County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26047.

John D. Rockefeller Career Center
95 Rockyside Road
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hancock County School District
New Manchester Elementary School
128 Frankfort Road
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hancock County School District
Oak Glen High School
195 Golden Bear Drive
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hancock County School District

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