26201 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Buckhannon, WV (1.58%), Century, WV (0.07%)
Counties: Upshur County, WV (88.13%), Barbour County, WV (7.92%), Lewis County, WV (3.95%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 19,973
Zip code population in 2010: 19,701
Zip code population in 2000: 19,248

Houses and condos: 8,709
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,847
% of renters here:

25%
State:

28%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 26201: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 179.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 111 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.4% ($460)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($605)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $465 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $454 (0.5%)

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Males: 9,782  (49.0%)
Females: 10,191  (51.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 26201:

For population 15 years and over in 26201:

Zip code 26201 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 26201

  • Zip code 26201 races chart
    • 19,016White population
    • 136Black population
    • 35American Indian population
    • 76Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 5Some other race population
    • 190Two or more races population
    • 243Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 9,420
Rural population: 10,552

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $102,500
26201:

$102,500
West Virginia:

$103,200



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 40 registered sex offenders living in 26201 zip code as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 26201 to the number of sex offenders is 542 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:

40.4 years
West Virginia median age:

41.7 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 26201, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $45,485 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$45,485
State:

$48,628

Salary/wage: $38,799 (reported on 83.9% of returns)
Here:

$38,799
State:

$42,328
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.7% for AGIs below $25k, 79.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 77.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 28.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,219 (reported on 25.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,219
West Virginia:

$1,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $3,864 (reported on 14.3% of returns)
Here:

$3,864
State:

$4,262
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$18,153 (reported on 9.3% of returns)
Here:

+$18,153
State:

+$8,875
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 22.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$15,905 (reported on 12.7% of returns)
Here:

+$15,905
State:

+$13,636
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs below $25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,988 (reported on 8.1% of returns)
26201:

$9,988
West Virginia:

$11,787
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $10,300 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
26201:

$10,300
West Virginia:

$24,483

Total itemized deductions: $19,435 (16% of AGI, reported on 13.8% of returns)
Here:

$19,435
State:

$21,148

Here:

16.3% of AGI
State:

18.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 4.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,068 (reported on 9.3% of returns)
Here:

$4,068
State:

$4,508
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,402 (reported on 13.7% of returns)
26201:

$7,402
State:

$8,103
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,235 (reported on 22.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,235
State:

$2,140
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 26201, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $35,980 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,980
State:

$37,498

Salary/wage: $30,634 (reported on 84.3% of returns)
Here:

$30,634
State:

$33,645
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 106.1% for AGIs below $10k, 74.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 40.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,799 (reported on 39.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,799
West Virginia:

$1,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.4% for AGIs below $10k, 2.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,493 (reported on 19.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,493
State:

$2,913
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$12,114 (reported on 13.9% of returns)
Here:

+$12,114
State:

+$6,331
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,663 (reported on 15.5% of returns)
Here:

+$10,663
State:

+$11,074
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.6% for AGIs below $10k, 5.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,240 (reported on 2.3% of returns)
26201:

$3,240
West Virginia:

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

Self-employed pension: $10,257 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
Here:

$10,257
West Virginia:

$18,181

Total itemized deductions: $16,525 (18% of AGI, reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

$16,525
State:

$16,976

Here:

18.1% of AGI
State:

19.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,317 (3% of AGI, reported on 11.2% of returns)
Here:

$3,317
State:

$3,529

Here:

3.3% of AGI
State:

3.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,129 (reported on 68.8% of returns)
26201:

$5,129
State:

$5,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,699 (reported on 21.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,699
State:

$1,662

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 55.2%
Here:

55%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 47.8% for AGIs below $10k, 54.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 59.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 58.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 53.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$41,432
West Virginia:

$41,253
Buckhannon, WV (26201) map Nearest zip codes: 26238, 26267, 26372, 26237, 26218, 26257.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

49.8%
West Virginia:

47.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.8%
West Virginia:

5.8%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,121
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,318


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 221 (183 now married, 38 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,514 (1,980 now married, 2,534 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 26201 with a mortgage: 2,830 (74 second mortgage, 289 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,762

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $888
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S261

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

17.3%
Whole state:

18.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

11.8%
Whole state:

10.1%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.2
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.7
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 26201: Hall (A), EUB Acres (B), Fishing Camp (C), Riverbend Golf Club at Evun Breth (D), Buckhannon Country Club Golf Course (E), Bailey Ridge Community Center (F), Upshur County Emergency Medical Services Incorporated (G), Agnes Howard Hall (H), Annie Merner Pfeiffer Library (I), Charles W Gibson Public Library (J), Fleming Hall (K), Jenkins Hall (L), Loar Memorial Music Building (M), McCuskey Hall (N), Raymond Science Hall (O), Upshur County Courthouse (P), Washington District Volunteer Fire Department (Q), Warren District Volunteer Fire Department Station 6 (R), Buckhannon Fire Department 1 (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Center: Southfork Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Churches in zip code 26201 include: Lebanon Church (A), Spruce Fork Church (B), Horizons Church (Buckhannon Campus) (C), Bethany Baptist Church (D), Bethel Church (E), Buckhannon Run Church (F), Sand Run Church (G), Macedonia Church (H), Apostolic Holiness Mission (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Upshur County Memorial Park (1), Buckhannon Memorial Cemetery (2), Rohrbough Cemetery (3), McDermott Cemetery (4), Heavener Cemetery (5), Mount Carmel Cemetery (6), Reger Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Trubie Run (A), Swamp Run (B), Sugar Run (C), Stony Run (D), Spruce Fork (E), Sawmill Run (F), Sauls Run (G), Sand Run (H), Sand Fork (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 26201: North End Youth Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built

  • 282010 or later
  • 6112000 to 2009
  • 1,0831990 to 1999
  • 1,6241980 to 1989
  • 2,2321970 to 1979
  • 8691960 to 1969
  • 6481950 to 1959
  • 5431940 to 1949
  • 1,0711939 or earlier

Zip code 26201 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Buckhannon, WV (26201)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1561 bedroom
  • 1,1082 bedrooms
  • 3,0983 bedrooms
  • 1,0234 bedrooms
  • 2075+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Buckhannon, WV (26201)

  • 71no bedroom
  • 3381 bedroom
  • 7702 bedrooms
  • 5753 bedrooms
  • 524 bedrooms
  • 415+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Buckhannon, WV (26201) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 148no vehicle
  • 1,9071 vehicle
  • 2,3862 vehicles
  • 8573 vehicles
  • 2374 vehicles
  • 575+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Buckhannon, WV (26201) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 290no vehicle
  • 9641 vehicle
  • 5062 vehicles
  • 663 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $565.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $121,208.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $102,500
26201:

$102,500
West Virginia:

$103,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,700 - $167,100

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 6.7%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 73.5%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,604

Size of family households: 2,529 2-persons, 1,433 3-persons, 755 4-persons, 280 5-persons, 38 6-persons, 28 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,074 1-person, 282 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 6 4-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons

2,682 married couples with children.
875 single-parent households (230 men, 645 women).

98.9% of residents of 26201 zip code speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (89% very well, 11% well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% very well, 16% not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 185 (0.9%)
(74.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.9%
Whole state:

1.4%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 30%Thailand
  • 16%Germany
  • 8%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 8%Poland
  • 8%Nepal
  • 7%Mexico
  • 6%Other South America

Most common first ancestries reported in 26201 (%)

  • 14%American
  • 12%German
  • 11%Other groups
  • 7%English
  • 6%Irish
  • 2%Italian
  • 1%Scottish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 192000 to 2009
  • 261990 to 1999
  • 202Before 1990

Zip code 26201 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 26201:

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Zip code 26201 marital status for males
Zip code 26201 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.3%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 41%Utility gas
  • 38%Electricity
  • 10%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9%Wood
  • 1%Other fuel
  • 1%Coal or coke
  • 1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Population in 1990: 16,829. Population change in the 1990s: +2,419 (+14.4%).

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


60% of the 26201 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 54% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in West Virginia.

90% of the 26201 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% moved from different state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 21
Here:

1.2%
West Virginia:

6.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 57
Here:

6.6%
West Virginia:

6.3%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,115
Here:

62.6%
West Virginia:

11.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 74,018Legal occupations
  • 52,674Management occupations
  • 51,333Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 44,196Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 42,381Business and financial operations occupations
  • 42,125Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations

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

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


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 (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 1,057 people in college/university student housing
  • 152 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 1,192 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 124 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 15 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 15 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 26201 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William13073.8 years
James12470.4 years
Mary12379.8 years
John11974.2 years
Charles10575.0 years
Robert8969.8 years
George6275.4 years
Ruth5880.2 years
Richard4869.3 years
Paul4673.1 years
Most common last names in zip code 26201 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12577.3 years
Tenney10579.4 years
Cutright7278.8 years
Miller6673.2 years
Bennett5876.3 years
Phillips5376.1 years
Hinkle4979.3 years
Reed4878.9 years
Westfall4674.3 years
Queen4479.0 years
Businesses in zip code 26201
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2La-Z-Boy1
AT&T1Lane Furniture2
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Burger King1Lowe's1
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
Domino's Pizza1Papa John's Pizza1
FedEx2Pizza Hut1
Ford1Rite Aid1
GNC1Sears1
Goodwill1Subway3
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
Hilton1UPS2
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger1Wendy's1

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