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ZIP Code 26415

Primary City:Pennsboro, WV (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:46am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.3, -80.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26415

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26415. 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 26415. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26415, 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:
Pennsboro, WV
Acceptable:
Greenwood, Mountain, Toll Gate

Stats and Demographics for the 26415 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26415 is located in central West Virginia and covers a slightly higher 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 26415 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26415 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,016
Population Density 39 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,751
Median Home Value $76,000
Land Area 102.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,447
Median Household Income $35,367

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510499203
5-911699215
10-1491127218
15-19128110238
20-2418895283
25-29203117320
30-34175116291
35-39156111267
40-44158132290
45-49187119306
50-54168158326
55-59144123267
60-64129129258
65-699086176
70-747279151
75-79385492
80-84273865
85 Plus163450

Gender

 Male 2,190 55%
 Female 1,826 45%
Gender

Race

 White 3,873 96.4%
 Black Or African American 90 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24172845
25-3410159160
35-4417266238
45-5426753320
55-6426244306
65-7419330223
75-841099118
85 Plus271037

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 734 51%
 Single Guardian 216 15%
 Singles 430 30%
 Singles With Roommate 67 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,024 71%
 Households with Kids 423 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202040
2201434
3182139
4212445
5152237
6282149
7212344
8241438
9281947
10162238
11141832
12242751
13192342
14183755
15172138
16282149
17212950
18311748
19312253
20402060

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26415 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26415 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 26415 real estate data, the median home value of $76,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26415 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26415 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26415 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,449 86%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 567 14%
 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 523 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 625 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 299 17%
 Households Vacant 304 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 15 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 126 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 137 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 41 14%
 2 Bedroom 86 29%
 3+ Bedroom 163 56%
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 $35,367 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26415 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 26415 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,020 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 846 24%
 No Earnings 1,595 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 1,020 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 846 24%
 No Earnings 1,595 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,235 93%
 Public transportation 27 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 3%
 Worked at Home 24 2%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 403 26.8%
 High School Graduate 926 61.6%
 Associate's degree 54 3.6%
 Bachelor's degree 92 6.1%
 Master's degree 18 1.2%
 Professional school degree 10 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 617 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 158 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26415

ZIP Code 26415 is in the Ritchie County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26415.

Creed Collins Elementary
512 Collins Ave
Pennsboro, WV 26415
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ritchie County School District

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