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Cities: Princeton, WV (1.89%), Oakvale, WV (0.26%), Athens, WV (0.03%)
County: Mercer County, WV

Estimated zip code population in 2011: 31,064
Zip code population in 2010: 30,435
Zip code population in 2000: 30,375




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Houses and condos: 14,501
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,453
% of renters here:

27%
State:

28%

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 24740: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 160.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.6 sq. mi.
Population density: 194 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
This zip code:

0.5% ($424)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($571)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $529 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $349 (0.5%)

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Males: 14,887  (47.9%)
Females: 16,177  (52.1%)

For population 25 years and over in 24740:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 24740:

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

Zip code 24740 compared to state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.

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Urban population: 20,515
Rural population: 10,548

Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $80,800
24740:

$80,800
West Virginia:

$99,300



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 55 registered sex offenders living in 24740 zip code as of September 30, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 24740 to the number of sex offenders is 585 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

41.8 years
West Virginia median age:

41.4 years

Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
West Virginia:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 24740, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $35,149 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,149
State:

$37,498

Salary/wage: $30,778 (reported on 83.8% of returns)
Here:

$30,778
State:

$33,645
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 92.7% for AGIs below $10k, 73.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 80.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 53.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,796 (reported on 39.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,796
West Virginia:

$1,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $10k, 3.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,167 (reported on 17.6% of returns)
Here:

$3,167
State:

$2,913
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,671 (reported on 12.2% of returns)
Here:

+$5,671
State:

+$6,331
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$17,298 (reported on 13.4% of returns)
Here:

+$17,298
State:

+$11,074
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs below $10k, 4.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.6% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,848 (reported on 2.8% of returns)
24740:

$2,848
West Virginia:

$2,796
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $17,928 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
Here:

$17,928
West Virginia:

$18,181

Total itemized deductions: $17,444 (19% of AGI, reported on 14.5% of returns)
Here:

$17,444
State:

$16,976

Here:

19.0% of AGI
State:

19.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,792 (5% of AGI, reported on 11.9% of returns)
Here:

$4,792
State:

$3,529

Here:

4.9% of AGI
State:

3.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,222 (reported on 70.4% of returns)
24740:

$5,222
State:

$5,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,720 (reported on 21.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,720
State:

$1,662

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 51.4%
Here:

51%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 45.0% for AGIs below $10k, 54.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 50.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 50.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 52.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.3% for AGIs over 100k)


Estimated median household income in 2011:
This zip code:

$34,923
West Virginia:

$38,482

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Nearest zip codes: 24712, 25971, 25922, 24093, 24731, 24124.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

46.9%
West Virginia:

48.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.1%
West Virginia:

5.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,148
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 10,692


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 423 (261 now married, 162 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 6,610 (3,597 now married, 3,013 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 24740 with a mortgage: 4,092 (153 second mortgage, 355 home equity loan, 30 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,295

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $855
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $262

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

19.2%
Whole state:

18.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

10.7%
Whole state:

10.7%

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.6


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Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages:

Notable locations in zip code 24740: Mercer Healing Springs (A), Princeton Elks Country Club Golf Course (B), Princeton Rescue Squad Incorporated Station 1 (C), Princeton Rescue Squad Incorporated Station 3 (D), Oakvale Volunteer Fire Department (E), Green Valley Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department (F), Princeton Public Library (G), Princeton City Hall (H), East River Volunteer Fire Department (I), HealthSouth Southern Hills Rehabilitation Hospital (J), Princeton Rescue Squad Incorporated Station 4 (K), Princeton Fire Department Station 1 (L), Princeton Fire Department Station 2 (M), Mercer County Courthouse (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in zip code 24740 include: Thompson Chapel (A), Bethel Church (B), Cashs Hill Church (C), Willow Brook Church (D), Union Church (E), Stumpy Bottom Church (F), Stinson Church (G), Saunders Grove Church (H), Pleasant Hill Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Donley Cemetery (1), Barberie Cemetery (2), Bailey Cemetery (3), Crawford Cemetery (4), Cooper Cemetery (5), Cashes Hill Cemetery (6), Wright Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Simon Fish Pond (A), Lake Shawnee (B), Douglas Lake (C), Christian Fork Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tony Branch (A), Stony Run (B), Spruce Fork (C), Skelts Run (D), Sand Branch (E), Ross Branch (F), Rocky Branch (G), Rich Creek (H), Prince Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in zip code 24740 include: Princeton Youth Park (1), Tate Lohr Wildlife Management Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 572
  • 2000 to 2004: 729
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,624
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,129
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,336
  • 1960 to 1969: 987
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,588
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,012
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,524


Zip code 24740 satellite photo by USGS

Bedrooms in houses/apartments in 24740
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 63
  • 1 bedroom: 97
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,193
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,383
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,367
  • 5+ bedrooms: 284
  • no bedroom: 27
  • 1 bedroom: 602
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,770
  • 3 bedrooms: 910
  • 4 bedrooms: 144
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in 24740 in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 440
  • 1 vehicle: 2,794
  • 2 vehicles: 4,157
  • 3 vehicles: 1,558
  • 4 vehicles: 357
  • 5+ vehicles: 81
  • no vehicle: 587
  • 1 vehicle: 1,825
  • 2 vehicles: 878
  • 3 vehicles: 150
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 0


Estimated household income distribution in 2009:

Zip code 24740 household income distribution in 2009

Zip code 24740 house/condo values in 2011

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 24740:

  • Less than $10,000: 676
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 397
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 187
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 129
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 184
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 161
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 172
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 502
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 826
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 732
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 689
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 512
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 480
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 969
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 669
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 843
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 342
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 375
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 209
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 127
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 92
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 56
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 30
  • $1,000,000 or more: 28

 



24740 rent paid by renters

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 24740:

  • Less than $100: 27
  • $100 to $149: 224
  • $150 to $199: 184
  • $200 to $249: 184
  • $250 to $299: 190
  • $300 to $349: 375
  • $350 to $399: 382
  • $400 to $449: 551
  • $450 to $499: 365
  • $500 to $549: 276
  • $550 to $599: 101
  • $600 to $649: 116
  • $650 to $699: 8
  • $700 to $749: 1
  • $800 to $899: 84
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 14
  • $2,000 or more: 11
  • No cash rent: 360
 


Median gross rent in 2011: $522.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2011: $188,409.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $92,342
  • Black or African American householders: $66,072
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $86,239
  • Asian householders: $101,762
  • Two or more races householders: $84,647

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $80,800
24740:

$80,800
West Virginia:

$99,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,800 - $140,900

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,081
  • One, attached: 346
  • Two: 245
  • 3 or 4: 350
  • 5 to 9: 411
  • 10 to 19: 330
  • 20 to 49: 217
  • 50 or more: 119
  • Mobile homes: 3,362
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 40

Unemployment: 6.0%
24740 zip code mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 9,832 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 1,027 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 60 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 26 (0%)
  • Walked: 64 (1%)
  • Other means: 109 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 435 (4%)
 

24740 zip code travel time to work (commute)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 424
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,977
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,195
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,952
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,366
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 381
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,114
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 214
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 241
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 549
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 338
  • 90 or more minutes: 367
 

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 80.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,787
  • In family households: 25,454 (4,739 male householders, 3,574 female householders)
    6,577 spouses, 7,886 children (7,227 natural, 181 adopted, 479 stepchildren), 925 grandchildren, 304 brothers or sisters, 397 parents, 470 other relatives, 582 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,333 (2,024 male householders (1,707 living alone)), 2,503 female householders (2,283 living alone)), 806 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 277 (306 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,168 2-persons, 2,044 3-persons, 1,366 4-persons, 614 5-persons, 78 6-persons, 43 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 3,990 1-person, 493 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 9 4-persons, 12 5-persons

3,950 married couples with children.
1,408 single-parent households (506 men, 902 women).

98.0% of residents of 24740 zip code speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (38% very well, 26% well, 36% not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% very well, 25% well, 24% not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (86% very well, 14% not well).

Foreign born population: 230 (0.7%)
(77.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.7%
Whole state:

1.3%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • India (27%)
  • Venezuela (18%)
  • Taiwan (16%)
  • Pakistan (12%)
  • Norway (6%)
  • Spain (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2000 or later: 6
  • 1990 to 1999: 139
  • 1980 to 1989: 66
  • Before 1980: 75

Races in zip code 24740:

White population: 28,586
Black population: 915
American Indian population: 68
Asian population: 216
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 2
Some other race population: 16
Two or more races population: 382
Hispanic or Latino population: 250

Most common first ancestries reported in 24740 (%):



  • Other groups (15%)
  • American (13%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • German (10%)
  • English (9%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)


Zip code 24740 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ATHENS HIGH SCHOOL (1420 HONAKER AVENUE in PRINCETON, WV)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1986-0289, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Alternative names: MERCER CO BOARD OF ED, MERCER CO BOARD OF EDUCATION, MERCER CO SCHOOL, MERCER COUNTY, MERCER COUNTY BOARD ODF EDUCATION, MERCER COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION, MERCER COUNTY SCHOOLS, MERCER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT, MERCER CTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • DOWNARD HYDRAULICS (1 TURNPIKE INDUSTRIAL PARK in PRINCETON, WV)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: ELECTROPLATING, PLATING, POLISHING, ANODIZING, AND COLORING; MINING MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT, EXCEPT OIL AND GAS FIELD MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT; GENERAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT; INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES; REPAIR SHOPS AND RELATED SERVICES
    Business NAICS classification: MINING MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING.; OTHER COMMERCIAL AND SERVICE INDUSTRY MACHINERY MANUFACTURING.; TURBINE AND TURBINE GENERATOR SET UNITS MANUFACTURING.; PUMP AND PUMPING EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • GEORGIA PACIFIC CORP. - GREEN VALLEY (577 CLOVER DEW DAIRY RD. in PRINCETON, WV)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS, GENERAL
    Business NAICS classification: SAWMILLS.
    Organizations: JOHN W. CRITES (ALLGHENY WOOD PROD) (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , JOHN W CRITES (ALLEGHENY WOOD PROD) (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ALLEGHENY WOOD PRODUCTS INC, ALLEGHENY WOOD PRODUCTS INC MILL 9, GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP
  • ALTERNATIVE LEARNING CENTER (105 OLD BLUEFIELD ROAD in PRINCETON, WV)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-51702
    Organizations: MERCER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • ACME WOOD PRESERVING INC (200 ROSELAND AVENUE in PRINCETON, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: WOOD PRESERVING
    Business NAICS classification: WOOD PRESERVATION.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , STONER M PARSONS (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CONN-WELD INDUSTRIES INC (U S ROUTE 460 STATE ROUTE 31 in PRINCETON, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: MINING MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT, EXCEPT OIL AND GAS FIELD MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • FOSROC INCORPORATED (301 ROGERS STREET in PRINCETON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: CUSTOM COMPOUNDING OF PURCHASED PLASTICS RESINS
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BEREA HOLDING COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: FOSROC INC CELTITE MINING & TUNNELING DI
  • AEP PRINCETON SERVICE CENTER (108 S WALKER ST in PRINCETON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , APPLACHIAN POWER CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: APPALACHIAN POWER
  • ALL STAR AUTOMOTIVE INC (ATHENS RD in PRINCETON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , R ALEX ERCOLINE (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: WVDOH EQUIPTMENT SHOP (PRINCETON)
  • BLUESTONE PAVING (ROSELAND AVE in PRINCETON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BLUESTONE PAVING INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • GIBBS MOTOR CO (US RT 19-21 in PRINCETON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS.; GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR.; AUTOMOTIVE BODY, PAINT, AND INTERIOR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , GIBBS, B C PRESIDENT (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • EXXON RAS #28062 (OLD RT 460 & RT 2713 in PRINCETON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , EXXON MOBIL (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BLUESTONE MACH. CO. (367 GARNETT ST in PRINCETON, WV)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS GENERAL PURPOSE MACHINERY MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BLUESTONE MACHINE CO (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , LBJ MACHINE (CONTACT/OWNER) , DENVER AKERS & DAVID BREWSTER (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: LBJ MACHINE CO

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 24740:

  • Budget Inn, 409 Thorn St, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 425-3585
  • Turnpike Motel, 1119 Oakvale Rd, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 425-2268
  • Days Inn , 347 Meadowfield Ln, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 425-8100, Fax: (304) 487-1734
  • Comfort Inn Princeton , 136 Ambrose Ln, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 487-6101, Fax: (304) 425-7002
  • Eden Rock Motel, 504 Oakvale Rd, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 425-8757
  • Sleep Inn, 1015 Oakvale Rd, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 431-2800
  • Ramada Limited, 1115 Oakvale Rd, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 425-8711, Fax: (304) 487-9785
  • Super 8 , 901 Oakvale Rd, Princeton, WV 24740 , Phone: (304) 487-6161, Fax: (304) 487-6161
  • 3 other hotels and motels
All 11 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 24740

Zip code 24740 marital status for males
Zip code 24740 marital status for females


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Population in 1990: 29,167. Population change in the 1990s: +1,208 (+4.1%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 24,729
  • Northeast: 485
  • Midwest: 1,123
  • South: 4,125
  • West: 316

63% of the 24740 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 67% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in West Virginia.

90% of the 24740 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 60% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 187
Here:

6.5%
West Virginia:

7.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 104
Here:

8.3%
West Virginia:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 490
Here:

35.7%
West Virginia:

19.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Class of Workers (%)


Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • Legal occupations: 75,000
  • Computer and mathematical occupations: 62,708
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations: 60,774
  • Architecture and engineering occupations: 54,677
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations: 54,120
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors: 41,408

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (PRINCETON, WV):

  • LUSK DISPOSAL SERVICE, INC (1121 FRONTAGE ROAD) : $427,955 in 51 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Trash/Garbage Collection Services - Including Portable Sanitation Services, Other Utilities by Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System, Mine Safety and Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, National Park Service, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $58,000; 2002: $1,275; 2003: $4,406; 2004: $75,778; 2005: $249,776; 2006: $38,720.

    Biggest contracts:
    $58,000 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Trash/Garbage Collection Services - Including Portable Sanitation Services. Signed on 2001-03-15. Completion date: 2003-04-15.
    $55,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-03-31.
    $33,176, same as above. Signed on 2005-11-01. Completion date: 2007-01-31.
    $31,033, same as above. Signed on 2005-07-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
  • MERCER COUNTY SOLID WASTE AUTH (749 FRONTAGE RD) : $342,195 in 5 contracts in 2002
    Contracts for Waste Treatment and Storage, Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Restoration of real property by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $342,195; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $130,000 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Waste Treatment and Storage. Signed on 2002-06-16. Completion date: 2002-07-10.
    $110,587, same as above. Signed on 2002-06-16. Completion date: 2002-07-10.
    $100,000 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Restoration of real property. Signed on 2002-06-25. Completion date: 2002-07-11.
    $3,000, same as above. Signed on 2002-09-18. Completion date: 2002-07-11.
  • TAYLOR SERVICES (CLOVER DEW RD; small business)
    5 employees, $200000 revenue. : $209,000 in 2 contracts in 2002
    $117,000 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Water Services. Taking place in KY. Signed on 2002-05-15. Completion date: 2002-07-15.
    $92,000, same as above. Signed on 2002-06-15. Completion date: 2002-07-15.
  • AAA SEPTIC SERVICE (1000 OAKWOOD AVE; small business) : $21,810 in 2 contracts in 2005
    $17,085 with National Park Service for Trash/Garbage Collection Services - Including Portable Sanitation Services. Signed on 2005-04-26. Completion date: 2007-04-26.
    $4,725 with Army for Sewage Treatment Equipment. Signed on 2005-10-31. Completion date: 2005-11-01.
  • ROBERT KROPAC, MD (ORTHOPEDIC CENTERS OF THE VIRGINIAS; small business)
    $100 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Orthopedic Services. Signed on 2006-03-13. Completion date: 2006-03-31.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (100-249 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 1 establishment, 20-49 employees: 13 establishments, 10-19 employees: 4 establishments, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 3 establishments)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (500-999: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (100-249: 1, 50-99: 2, 20-49: 4, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 5, 1-4: 4)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Residential Mental Retardation Facilities (20-49: 6, 10-19: 5, 5-9: 11, 1-4: 5)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 2, 10-19: 12, 5-9: 9, 1-4: 21)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance (100-249: 1, 10-19: 2, 1-4: 2)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)




People in group quarters:

  • 277 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 27 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 17 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in other group homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 6
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 6
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 12
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2


Most common first names in zip code 24740 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James29570.8 years
William25973.5 years
Mary20978.4 years
John19574.8 years
Robert15871.2 years
Charles13172.4 years
George10373.8 years
Virginia9277.3 years
Helen7977.9 years
Thomas6872.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 24740 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bailey15575.4 years
Smith12974.1 years
White12974.9 years
Thompson8773.9 years
Blankenship7768.0 years
Jones7774.6 years
Hall7075.8 years
Martin7075.4 years
Hill6874.4 years
Meadows6575.0 years
Businesses in zip code 24740
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Long John Silver's1
AT&T1Lowe's1
Applebee's1McDonald's2
Arby's2Microtel1
AutoZone1Nike1
Blockbuster1Outback1
Burger King1Outback Steakhouse1
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Cracker Barrel1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen2Ryan's Grill1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sleep Inn1
FedEx2Starbucks2
GameStop1Subway3
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's2U-Haul3
Holiday Inn1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS6
Kroger1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture2Wendy's2
Little Caesars Pizza1


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