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ZIP Code 26753

Primary City:Ridgeley, WV (View All Cities)
County: Mineral County
Timezone: Eastern (11:55am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -78.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26753

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26753. 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 26753. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26753, 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:
Ridgeley, WV
Acceptable:
Carpendale, Patterson Creek, Patterson Crk

Stats and Demographics for the 26753 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26753 is located in northeast 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 26753 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 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 26753 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,254
Population Density 243 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,826
Median Home Value $130,900
Land Area 25.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,620
Median Household Income $38,613

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5166139305
5-9178178356
10-14199204403
15-19181169350
20-24135158293
25-29170152322
30-34177176353
35-39200192392
40-44222238460
45-49216226442
50-54235269504
55-59223234457
60-64242251493
65-69199195394
70-74157164321
75-7979103182
80-845975134
85 Plus375693

Gender

 Male 3,075 49%
 Female 3,179 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,095 97.5%
 Black Or African American 33 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 50 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24204767
25-34192106298
35-4435681437
45-5442877505
55-6449952551
65-7440551456
75-8420130231
85 Plus641175

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,526 58%
 Single Guardian 329 13%
 Singles 651 25%
 Singles With Roommate 114 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,912 73%
 Households with Kids 708 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1322355
2453378
3263157
4301848
5353267
6333063
7303565
8343367
9464894
10384987
11403777
12403575
13413677
14404787
15423476
16362561
17304070
18485199
19251944
20364682

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26753 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26753 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 26753 real estate data, the median home value of $130,900 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 26753. Rentals in 26753 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26753 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,254 100%
 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 1,228 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 937 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 455 16%
 Households Vacant 206 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 27 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 115 14.8%
 2 Bedroom 383 49.4%
 3+ Bedroom 275 35.4%
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 $38,613 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 26753 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. More commuters in 26753 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,952 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,257 25%
 No Earnings 1,828 36%
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 1,952 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,257 25%
 No Earnings 1,828 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,779 95.5%
 Public transportation 3 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 1.5%
 Worked at Home 85 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 235 10%
 High School Graduate 1,602 69%
 Associate's degree 153 7%
 Bachelor's degree 228 10%
 Master's degree 61 3%
 Professional school degree 23 1%
 Doctorate degree 26 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,140 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 105 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 69 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26753

ZIP Code 26753 is in the Mineral County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26753.

Frankfort Middle School
Route 3 Box 170
Ridgeley, WV 26753
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mineral County School District
Frankfort High School
Route 3 Box 169
Ridgeley, WV 26753
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mineral County School District

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