Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

26224 Zip Code (Helvetia, WV) Detailed Profile




City: Helvetia, WV (5.31%)
Counties: Randolph County, WV (60.80%), Upshur County, WV (39.20%)
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 298
Zip code population in 2010: 221
Zip code population in 2000: 216

Houses and condos: 258
Renter-occupied apartments: 13
% of renters here:

10%
State:

27%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 26224: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 34.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 9 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 26224
  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.5% ($497)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($686)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $609 (0.5%)

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  

Males: 132  (44.6%)
Females: 165  (55.4%)

For population 25 years and over in 26224:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 42.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 26224:

  • Never married: 12.9%
  • Now married: 79.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 3.7%

Zip code 26224 compared to state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Races in zip code 26224 (2017)
    • 21298.1%White
    • 62.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 31.4%Two or more races
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

26224, WV forum
Discuss zip code 26224 area on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users
100% rural population.

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $95,249
26224:

$95,249
West Virginia:

$119,800
Median resident age:
This zip code:

45.4 years
West Virginia median age:

42.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
West Virginia:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 26224, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $25,922 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$25,922
State:

$37,498

Salary/wage: $27,830 (reported on 82.8% of returns)
Here:

$27,830
State:

$33,645

Taxable interest for individuals: $360 (reported on 39.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$360
West Virginia:

$1,465

Total tax: $2,457 (reported on 71.9% of returns)
26224:

$2,457
State:

$5,372

Earned income credit: $769 (reported on 20.3% of returns)
Here:

$769
State:

$1,662

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 39.1%
Here:

39%
State:

55%

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$72,561
West Virginia:

$43,469
Helvetia, WV (26224) map Nearest zip codes: 26236, 26230, 26237, 26218, 26234, 26280.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

61.0%
West Virginia:

44.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

0.0%
West Virginia:

6.3%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 8
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 119


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 65 (49 now married, 15 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 26224 with a mortgage: 36
Houses without a mortgage: 78

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $786
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $313

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

5.6%
Whole state:

19.1%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

5.6%
Whole state:

11.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.3
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

  • Click to draw/clear zip code borders
  • Notable location: Stockerts (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Cemeteries: Helvetia Cemetery (1), Pine Grove Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Trout Run (A), Swamp Run (B), Saltlick Run (C), Rough Run (D), Lick Run (E), Hollybush Run (F), Herods Run (G), Left Fork Buckhannon River (H), Right Fork Buckhannon River (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 262000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 371970 to 1979
  • 211960 to 1969
  • 261950 to 1959
  • 551940 to 1949
  • 881939 or earlier

Zip code 26224 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Helvetia, WV (26224)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Helvetia, WV (26224)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 132 bedrooms
  • 503 bedrooms
  • 394 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Helvetia, WV (26224)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Helvetia, WV (26224)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 132 bedrooms
  • 03 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Helvetia, WV (26224) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Helvetia, WV (26224) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 0no vehicle
  • 161 vehicle
  • 602 vehicles
  • 323 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Helvetia, WV (26224) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Helvetia, WV (26224) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 131 vehicle
  • 02 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 26224 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 26224 household income distribution in 2017
  • 8Less than $10,000
  • 12$20,000 to $24,999
  • 8$25,000 to $29,999
  • 9$45,000 to $49,999
  • 55$60,000 to $74,999
  • 12$75,000 to $99,999
  • 18$100,000 to $124,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 26224

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 26224
  • 7$10,000 to $14,999
  • 11$15,000 to $19,999
  • 15$40,000 to $49,999
  • 32$80,000 to $89,999
  • 9$100,000 to $124,999
  • 15$125,000 to $149,999
  • 8$150,000 to $174,999

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $51,720

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,249
26224:

$95,249
West Virginia:

$119,800
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 26224

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 245
  • Mobile homes: 12

Unemployment: 2.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26224

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26224
  • 38.0%63Drove a car alone
  • 45.3%75Carpooled
  • 6.0%10Bus or trolley bus
  • 7.8%13Other means
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26224

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26224
  • 13Less than 5 minutes
  • 135 to 9 minutes
  • 1710 to 14 minutes
  • 3215 to 19 minutes
  • 1945 to 59 minutes
  • 3660 to 89 minutes
  • 3190 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 44.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 298
  • In family households: 284 (64 male householders, 49 female householders)
    92 spouses, 67 children (59 natural, 1 adopted, 9 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 9 parents, 0 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13 (13 male householders (13 living alone)), 0 female householders (0 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 72 2-persons, 24 3-persons, 16 4-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 13 1-person

63 married couples with children.
0 single-parent households ().

99.3% of residents of 26224 zip code speak English at home.

Foreign born population: 0 (0.0%)
:

0.0%
Whole state:

1.6%
Most common first ancestries reported in 26224
  • 53%Swiss
  • 17%American
  • 8%Irish
  • 8%Welsh
  • 4%German
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 16Before 1990

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • CARTER ROAG COAL CO (CO RT 46 16 MI W OF RT 219 in HELVETIA, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: COSTAL LUMBER (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 26224 marital status for males
Zip code 26224 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 13.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 12.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 70.6%Wood
  • 20.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.6%Utility gas

Population in 1990: 27. Population change in the 1990s: +189 (+700.0%).

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

  • This state: 215
  • Northeast: 36
  • Midwest: 15
  • South: 13

93% of the 26224 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 0% lived in this county.

100% of the 26224 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.

Year householders moved into unit in Helvetia, WV (26224)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

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

0.0%
West Virginia:

8.2%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

9.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2
Here:

100.0%
West Virginia:

16.9%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages) (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 26224 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John463.0 years
Mary388.3 years
Bertha284.5 years
Anna299.4 years
Frank287.0 years
Arnold277.4 years
Helen280.5 years
Virginia281.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 26224 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Koerner577.6 years
Smith586.0 years
Morgan477.7 years
Bailey374.3 years
Malcomb377.6 years
Cutright384.4 years
Sanders374.3 years
Howes281.5 years
Kelley251.5 years
Mcneal291.4 years
Discuss Helvetia, West Virginia (WV) on our hugely popular West Virginia forum.
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2020 Advameg, Inc.