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ZIP Code 26519

Post Office City:Albright, WV (View All Cities)
County: Preston County
Timezone: Eastern (6:55am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.5, -79.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26519

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 26519. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 26519 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:
Albright, WV
Unacceptable:
Kingwood

Stats and Demographics for the 26519 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26519 is located in north 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 26519 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26519 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,836
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 867
Median Home Value $107,700
Land Area 64.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 755
Median Household Income $41,357

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55347100
5-95644100
10-146455119
15-196351114
20-24443579
25-29344478
30-345256108
35-397262134
40-447965144
45-497472146
50-548265147
55-596873141
60-647263135
65-695955114
70-74413778
75-79202444
80-84142236
85 Plus81119

Gender

 Male 955 52%
 Female 881 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,806 98.4%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2491322
25-34522274
35-4411325138
45-5413827165
55-6413916155
65-7411012122
75-8461364
85 Plus13215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 441 58%
 Single Guardian 99 13%
 Singles 186 25%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 533 71%
 Households with Kids 222 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1111021
2121224
3101222
47714
518826
6171734
78513
810818
9369
1017926
1118927
1281220
13111324
14101222
1517522
1691120
17131427
18121426
1912719
207815

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26519 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26519 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 26519 real estate data, the median home value of $107,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26519 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26519 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26519 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,836 100%
 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 283 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 352 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 120 14%
 Households Vacant 112 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 1%
 2 Bedroom 56 25%
 3+ Bedroom 167 74%
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 $41,357 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26519 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. Most commuters in 26519 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 456 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 436 29%
 No Earnings 634 42%
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 456 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 436 29%
 No Earnings 634 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 713 89%
 Public transportation 9 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 4%
 Worked at Home 44 6%
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 255 19.4%
 High School Graduate 942 71.5%
 Associate's degree 18 1.4%
 Bachelor's degree 75 5.7%
 Master's degree 20 1.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 193 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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