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ZIP Code 26378

Primary City:Jane Lew, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:50pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.1, -80.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26378

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26378. 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 26378. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26378, 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:
Jane Lew, WV
Acceptable:
Kincheloe

Stats and Demographics for the 26378 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26378 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 26378 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26378 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,820
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,635
Median Home Value $111,600
Land Area 62.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,521
Median Household Income $44,942

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5112112224
5-9106120226
10-1412095215
15-19126110236
20-249582177
25-297199170
30-34114116230
35-39122128250
40-44125135260
45-49138146284
50-54137154291
55-59135133268
60-64130139269
65-6995108203
70-748087167
75-796768135
80-84376198
85 Plus3285117

Gender

 Male 1,842 48%
 Female 1,978 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,760 98.4%
 Black Or African American 10 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 38 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24103343
25-349377170
35-4421044254
45-5425755312
55-6426837305
65-7420625231
75-8413511146
85 Plus501060

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 906 60%
 Single Guardian 207 14%
 Singles 341 22%
 Singles With Roommate 67 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,066 70%
 Households with Kids 455 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1221941
2142943
3301747
4202545
5202040
6172239
7251439
8232245
9214263
10232447
11281644
12231538
13182038
14282048
15302454
16232447
17281644
18252247
19202444
20182139

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26378 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26378 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26378 real estate data, the median home value of $111,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 26378. Rentals in 26378 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26378 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,756 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 61 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 637 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 592 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 292 18%
 Households Vacant 114 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 14 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 77 19%
 2 Bedroom 90 22%
 3+ Bedroom 235 58%
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 $44,942 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26378 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. Most commuters in 26378 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 1,702 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 799 22%
 No Earnings 1,115 31%
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 1,702 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 799 22%
 No Earnings 1,115 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,233 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 2%
 Worked at Home 81 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. 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 209 13.9%
 High School Graduate 1,077 71.4%
 Associate's degree 101 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 101 6.7%
 Master's degree 9 0.6%
 Professional school degree 11 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 550 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 125 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26378

ZIP Code 26378 is in the Lewis County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26378.

Jane Lew Elementary School
6536 Main Ave
Jane Lew, WV 26378
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lewis County School District

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