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26426 Zip Code (Salem, WV) Detailed Profile




Cities: Salem, WV (1.01%), Wolf Summit, WV (0.22%)
Counties: Doddridge County, WV (54.74%), Harrison County, WV (45.26%)
Estimated zip code population in 2016: 7,535
Zip code population in 2010: 7,003
Zip code population in 2000: 5,902

Houses and condos: 3,248
Renter-occupied apartments: 450
% of renters here:

17%
State:

28%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 26426: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 132.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 57 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 26426
Zip code 26426 (Salem, West Virginia) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2016:
This zip code:

0.6% ($580)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($681)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $625 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $522 (0.6%)

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Males: 3,981  (52.8%)
Females: 3,554  (47.2%)

For population 25 years and over in 26426:

  • High school or higher: 83.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 26426:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

Zip code 26426 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Races in zip code 26426

  • Zip code 26426 races chart
    • 6,710White population
    • 123Black population
    • 9American Indian population
    • 13Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 2Some other race population
    • 88Two or more races population
    • 58Hispanic or Latino population

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100% rural population.

Estimated median house/condo value in 2016: $100,114
26426:

$100,114
West Virginia:

$117,900



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in 26426 zip code as of August 21, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 26426 is 538 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

44.8 years
West Virginia median age:

42.3 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
West Virginia:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 26426, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $44,225 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$44,225
State:

$48,628

Salary/wage: $37,745 (reported on 84.2% of returns)
Here:

$37,745
State:

$42,328
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 77.3% for AGIs below $25k, 80.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 77.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 37.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $779 (reported on 22.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$779
West Virginia:

$1,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,875 (reported on 10.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,875
State:

$4,262
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,783 (reported on 6.5% of returns)
Here:

+$2,783
State:

+$8,875
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$13,245 (reported on 12.0% of returns)
Here:

+$13,245
State:

+$13,636
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.1% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,208 (reported on 6.5% of returns)
26426:

$12,208
West Virginia:

$11,787
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $20,352 (19% of AGI, reported on 12.5% of returns)
Here:

$20,352
State:

$21,148

Here:

18.7% of AGI
State:

18.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 11.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,331 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
Here:

$4,331
State:

$4,508
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $7,091 (reported on 12.5% of returns)
26426:

$7,091
State:

$8,103
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,143 (reported on 22.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,143
State:

$2,140
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 45.7%
Here:

46%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 41.5% for AGIs below $25k, 44.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 47.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 50.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 61.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 66.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 26426, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $31,120 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,120
State:

$37,498

Salary/wage: $28,473 (reported on 86.0% of returns)
Here:

$28,473
State:

$33,645
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 91.3% for AGIs below $10k, 78.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 83.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,278 (reported on 34.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,278
West Virginia:

$1,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,925 (reported on 14.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,925
State:

$2,913
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$7,539 (reported on 9.5% of returns)
Here:

+$7,539
State:

+$6,331
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,991 (reported on 13.1% of returns)
Here:

+$6,991
State:

+$11,074
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.4% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $1,956 (reported on 2.7% of returns)
26426:

$1,956
West Virginia:

$2,796

Total itemized deductions: $16,467 (22% of AGI, reported on 11.2% of returns)
Here:

$16,467
State:

$16,976

Here:

22.0% of AGI
State:

19.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,662 (5% of AGI, reported on 9.2% of returns)
Here:

$3,662
State:

$3,529

Here:

4.6% of AGI
State:

3.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,766 (reported on 66.7% of returns)
26426:

$3,766
State:

$5,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,670 (reported on 22.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,670
State:

$1,662

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 49.8%
Here:

50%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 39.7% for AGIs below $10k, 51.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 55.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 50.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 48.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 66.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2016:
This zip code:

$42,445
West Virginia:

$43,385
Salem, WV (26426) map Nearest zip codes: 26448, 26422, 26339, 26436, 26301, 26348.
Wolf Summit Zip Code Map

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

41.7%
West Virginia:

44.8%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.2%
West Virginia:

6.5%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 329
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,323


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 101 (86 now married, 15 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,425 (580 now married, 845 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 26426 with a mortgage: 833 (77 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,384

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $822
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $270

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

13.3%
Whole state:

17.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

8.6%
Whole state:

10.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.6
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 26426: Lake Floyd Golf Club (A), McClellan Volunteer Fire Department (B), West Virginia Industrial Home for Youth Library (C), Salem Volunteer Fire Department Station 9 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 26426 include: Victory Baptist Church (A), Vermont Baptist Church (B), Hurst Chapel United Methodist Church (C), Union Mission Church (D), Tenmile Baptist Church (E), Smith Chapel (F), Lyda Chapel United Methodist Church (G), Cascara United Methodist Church (H), Wolf Summit Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Grass Run Cemetery (1), K of P Cemetery (2), Enon Cemetery (3), Day Cemetery (4), Shahan Cemetery (5), Point Pleasant Cemetery (6), Mount Olive Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Lake Floyd (A), Salem Auxillary Lake (B), City of Salem Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Turkey Foot Run (A), Traugh Fork (B), Tarkiln Run (C), Sycamore Fork (D), Skelton Run (E), Shaws Run (F), Shaw Run (G), Sawyers Run (H), Salem Fork (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 64Built 2010 to 2013
  • 218Built 2000 to 2009
  • 390Built 1990 to 1999
  • 390Built 1980 to 1989
  • 555Built 1970 to 1979
  • 211Built 1960 to 1969
  • 280Built 1950 to 1959
  • 188Built 1940 to 1949
  • 912Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 26426 population

Zip code 26426 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Salem, WV (26426)

  • 10no bedroom
  • 911 bedroom
  • 5592 bedrooms
  • 1,1323 bedrooms
  • 3114 bedrooms
  • 765+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26426 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Salem, WV (26426)

  • 15no bedroom
  • 491 bedroom
  • 1812 bedrooms
  • 1303 bedrooms
  • 764 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26426 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Salem, WV (26426) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 105no vehicle
  • 6691 vehicle
  • 9142 vehicles
  • 3753 vehicles
  • 784 vehicles
  • 435+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26426 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Salem, WV (26426) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 55no vehicle
  • 2421 vehicle
  • 1402 vehicles
  • 43 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26426 population

  • Zip code 26426 household income distribution in 2016

  • Zip code 26426 household income distribution in 2016
  • 163Less than $10,000
  • 153$10,000 to $14,999
  • 194$15,000 to $19,999
  • 146$20,000 to $24,999
  • 173$25,000 to $29,999
  • 233$30,000 to $34,999
  • 167$35,000 to $39,999
  • 206$40,000 to $44,999
  • 132$45,000 to $49,999
  • 123$50,000 to $59,999
  • 325$60,000 to $74,999
  • 251$75,000 to $99,999
  • 199$100,000 to $124,999
  • 66$125,000 to $149,999
  • 41$150,000 to $199,999
  • 28$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 26426

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 26426
  • 79Less than $10,000
  • 58$10,000 to $14,999
  • 47$15,000 to $19,999
  • 51$20,000 to $24,999
  • 66$25,000 to $29,999
  • 12$30,000 to $34,999
  • 44$35,000 to $39,999
  • 132$40,000 to $49,999
  • 79$50,000 to $59,999
  • 106$60,000 to $69,999
  • 116$70,000 to $79,999
  • 142$80,000 to $89,999
  • 160$90,000 to $99,999
  • 207$100,000 to $124,999
  • 108$125,000 to $149,999
  • 124$150,000 to $174,999
  • 91$175,000 to $199,999
  • 59$200,000 to $249,999
  • 108$250,000 to $299,999
  • 132$300,000 to $399,999
  • 39$400,000 to $499,999
  • 19$500,000 to $749,999
  • 9$750,000 to $999,999
  • 6$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 26426

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 26426
  • 6Less than $100
  • 13$100 to $149
  • 37$150 to $199
  • 30$200 to $249
  • 14$250 to $299
  • 38$300 to $349
  • 35$350 to $399
  • 19$400 to $449
  • 29$450 to $499
  • 10$500 to $549
  • 6$550 to $599
  • 22$600 to $649
  • 39$700 to $749
  • 112No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2016: $553.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2016 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $97,806
  • Two or more races householders: $124,254

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $100,114
26426:

$100,114
West Virginia:

$117,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $52,233 - $168,931

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $136,554
Here:

$136,554
State:

$153,964

Mobile homes: $48,685
Here:

$48,685
State:

$53,801

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,527
  • One, attached: 12
  • Two: 55
  • 3 or 4: 18
  • 5 to 9: 46
  • 10 to 19: 3
  • 20 to 49: 22
  • 50 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 543

Unemployment: 5.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26426

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26426
  • 78.8%2,119Drove a car alone
  • 12.8%343Carpooled
  • 1.3%34Bus or trolley bus
  • 1.9%52Walked
  • 1.0%27Other means
  • 3.9%105Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26426

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26426
  • 81Less than 5 minutes
  • 1925 to 9 minutes
  • 14410 to 14 minutes
  • 20915 to 19 minutes
  • 39020 to 24 minutes
  • 42525 to 29 minutes
  • 41130 to 34 minutes
  • 14935 to 39 minutes
  • 10440 to 44 minutes
  • 23845 to 59 minutes
  • 18260 to 89 minutes
  • 6590 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 64.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,152
  • In family households: 6,184 (866 male householders, 1,000 female householders)
    1,436 spouses, 2,151 children (1,956 natural, 45 adopted, 151 stepchildren), 322 grandchildren, 120 brothers or sisters, 44 parents, 32 other relatives, 83 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 963 (457 male householders (385 living alone)), 329 female householders (284 living alone)), 175 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 380 (262 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,054 2-persons, 427 3-persons, 228 4-persons, 78 5-persons, 40 6-persons, 38 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 669 1-person, 106 2-persons, 9 3-persons

677 married couples with children.
308 single-parent households (58 men, 250 women).

97.8% of residents of 26426 zip code speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (50% well, 50% not well).

Foreign born population: 53 (0.7%)
(41.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.7%
Whole state:

1.7%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 42%Burma
  • 13%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 13%Taiwan
  • 11%Lebanon
  • 9%Sweden
  • 4%Germany

Most common first ancestries reported in 26426 (%)

  • 47%American
  • 11%Irish
  • 7%German
  • 5%English
  • 5%Italian
  • 2%European
  • 1%Polish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 422010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 201990 to 1999
  • 40Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 26426 population

Zip code 26426 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • AT & T LONG LINES-EQUIP ENGR WOLF SMMT (0.8 MILES E OF WOLF SUMMIT in WOLF SUMMIT, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , A T & T LONG LINES (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CHESAPEAKE & POTOMAC TELEPHONE CO (179 W MAIN ST in SALEM, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CHESAPEAKE & POTOMAC TELEPHONE COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • FINE FURNITURE CO (196 LIBERTY ST in SALEM, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , HANLEY DENNIS (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BAKER OIL TOOL INC (RT. 50/39, NORTH OF SUN VALLEY in WOLF SUMMIT, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: OIL AND GAS FIELD MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT
    Alternative names: BAKER OIL TOOLS
  • BENEDUM & SONS (ROUTE 5 BOX 426 in SALEM, WV)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: MICHAEL BENEDUM (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • CHURCH OF GOD 7TH DAY PUBLISHING HOUSE (79 WATER ST in SALEM, WV)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
  • DOMINION TRANSMISSION, INC. (ROUTE 1 TURKEY RUN ROAD in SALEM, WV)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: NATURAL GAS TRANSMISSION
    Business NAICS classification: PIPELINE TRANSPORTATION OF NATURAL GAS.
    Alternative names: CNG - SCHUTTE COMPRESSOR STATION
  • DOMINION TRANSMISSION INC - SALEM DIST (TURKEY RUN RD in SALEM, WV)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Alternative names: CNG TRANSMISSION-SALEM DIST

Zip code 26426 marital status for males
Zip code 26426 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 11.5%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 12.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 77%Utility gas
  • 14%Electricity
  • 5%Wood
  • 2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 5,874. Population change in the 1990s: +28 (+0.5%).

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

  • This state: 5,730
  • Northeast: 449
  • Midwest: 337
  • South: 792
  • West: 97

57% of the 26426 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in West Virginia.

94% of the 26426 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 60% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 7% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% 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): 32
Here:

5.5%
West Virginia:

6.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

2.0%
West Virginia:

7.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 102
Here:

27.9%
West Virginia:

15.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 56,661Business and financial operations occupations
  • 53,900Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 46,621Education, training, and library occupations
  • 45,471Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 45,462Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 44,063Management occupations
Note: State values scaled to 26426 population

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

  • Educational Services: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (20-49: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 1)
  • Mining: Drilling Oil and Gas Wells (20-49: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: All Other Support Services (20-49: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child and Youth Services (20-49: 1)

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:

  • 143 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 105 people in college/university student housing
  • 96 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 52 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 350 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 162 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 102 people in nursing homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

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

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 26426 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles5174.3 years
Mary5181.1 years
John5073.0 years
James4667.6 years
William4175.7 years
Robert3870.1 years
Ruth2280.7 years
Helen2077.5 years
Paul1866.9 years
Edward1774.7 years
Most common last names in zip code 26426 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis11579.2 years
Richards2875.6 years
Nicholson2777.6 years
Ash2471.8 years
Kelley2475.2 years
Williams2380.3 years
Underwood2375.1 years
Smith2383.1 years
Swiger2276.4 years
Starkey2074.4 years
Businesses in zip code 26426
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Domino's Pizza1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
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