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ZIP Code 26802

Primary City:Brandywine, WV (View All Cities)
County: Pendleton County
Timezone: Eastern (6:08am)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.6, -79.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 26802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 26802. 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 26802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 26802, 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:
Brandywine, WV
Acceptable:
Fort Seybert
Unacceptable:
Ft Seybert

Stats and Demographics for the 26802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 26802 is located in east 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 26802 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 26802 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,357
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 842
Median Home Value $74,100
Land Area 120.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 527
Median Household Income $32,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5463884
5-9404080
10-14424688
15-19483280
20-248856144
25-29543892
30-34453479
35-39374077
40-44474087
45-495447101
50-54364783
55-59344074
60-64404181
65-69422365
70-74193049
75-79202242
80-84131427
85 Plus15924

Gender

 Male 720 53%
 Female 637 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,264 93.1%
 Black Or African American 31 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 14 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 40 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2452732
25-34246084
35-44513485
45-54722395
55-64831295
65-74621274
75-8439342
85 Plus17320

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 300 57%
 Single Guardian 68 13%
 Singles 123 23%
 Singles With Roommate 36 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 364 69%
 Households with Kids 163 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181018
210313
39918
47613
59413
671421
711819
861117
97310
1061016
1111920
1211516
1371118
1471118
157916
169514
179716
1811516
1912618
20301343

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 26802 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 26802 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 26802 real estate data, the median home value of $74,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 26802 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 26802 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 26802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,278 94%
 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 79 6%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 162 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 191 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 174 21%
 Households Vacant 315 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 3 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 134 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 125 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 125 59%
 3+ Bedroom 88 41%
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 $32,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 26802 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 26802 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 469 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 235 21%
 No Earnings 399 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 469 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 235 21%
 No Earnings 399 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 574 88.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 7.2%
 Worked at Home 25 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 38 9%
 High School Graduate 326 78%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 46 11%
 Master's degree 9 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 175 89.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 26802

ZIP Code 26802 is in the Pendleton County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 26802.

Brandywine Elementary School
Rt. 33
Brandywine, WV 26802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pendleton County School District

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