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ZIP Code 26259

Post Office City:Dailey, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (4:05am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.80, -79.92
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26259

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Primary/preferred city:
Dailey, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 26259 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26259 is located in central 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 26259 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26259 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Dailey, WV households.

Population 176
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 95
Land Area 1.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 78
Median Household Income $25,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 5549
85 Plus224


 Male 85 48%
 Female 91 52%


 White 174 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 2 1%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 38 49%
 Single Guardian 14 18%
 Singles 21 27%
 Singles With Roommate 5 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 55 71%
 Households with Kids 23 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26259 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26259 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 26259 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26259 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 176 100%
 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 23 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 38 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 18%
 Households Vacant 17 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 33%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 29 67%
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 $25,833 is compared to the rest of the country.

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, 26259 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. The commute in 26259 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 26 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 88 77%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 26 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 88 77%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26 100%
 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 45 53%
 High School Graduate 26 31%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 14 16%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

Schools in ZIP Code 26259

ZIP Code 26259 is in the Randolph County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26259.

Homestead Elementary School
Route 219 / 250 South
Dailey, WV 26259
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Randolph County School District

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