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Cities: Shinnston, WV (4.64%), Enterprise, WV (4.14%), Gypsy, WV (1.64%), Bridgeport, WV (0.02%)
Counties: Harrison County, WV (97.35%), Taylor County, WV (2.65%)
Estimated zip code population in 2016: 5,699
Zip code population in 2010: 5,950
Zip code population in 2000: 6,265

Houses and condos: 2,830
Renter-occupied apartments: 472
% of renters here:

20%
State:

28%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 26431: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 37.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 153 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 26431
Zip code 26431 (Shinnston, 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% ($563)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($681)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $599 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $522 (0.6%)

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Males: 2,643  (46.4%)
Females: 3,056  (53.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 26431:

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 26431:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

Zip code 26431 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Races in zip code 26431

  • Zip code 26431 races chart
    • 5,792White population
    • 22Black population
    • 11American Indian population
    • 6Asian population
    • 4Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 0Some other race population
    • 53Two or more races population
    • 62Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 2,516
Rural population: 3,182

Estimated median house/condo value in 2016: $101,113
26431:

$101,113
West Virginia:

$117,900



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in 26431 zip code as of May 23, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 26431 to the number of sex offenders is 407 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:

46.5 years
West Virginia median age:

42.3 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
West Virginia:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 26431, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $44,607 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$44,607
State:

$48,628

Salary/wage: $40,798 (reported on 83.9% of returns)
Here:

$40,798
State:

$42,328
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 74.0% for AGIs below $25k, 75.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 78.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 55.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,089 (reported on 24.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,089
West Virginia:

$1,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,043 (reported on 13.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,043
State:

$4,262
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,291 (reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

+$3,291
State:

+$8,875
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,130 (reported on 10.3% of returns)
Here:

+$8,130
State:

+$13,636
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,741 (reported on 8.4% of returns)
26431:

$10,741
West Virginia:

$11,787
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,957 (18% of AGI, reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

$18,957
State:

$21,148

Here:

18.4% of AGI
State:

18.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.1% for AGIs below $25k, 4.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,546 (reported on 9.2% of returns)
Here:

$4,546
State:

$4,508
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $7,281 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
26431:

$7,281
State:

$8,103
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,075 (reported on 20.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,075
State:

$2,140
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 44.8%
Here:

45%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 43.1% for AGIs below $25k, 40.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 45.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 54.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 59.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 26431, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $35,198 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,198
State:

$37,498

Salary/wage: $32,901 (reported on 85.8% of returns)
Here:

$32,901
State:

$33,645
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 85.6% for AGIs below $10k, 72.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 83.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 66.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,326 (reported on 34.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,326
West Virginia:

$1,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $10k, 2.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,679 (reported on 14.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,679
State:

$2,913
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,237 (reported on 9.7% of returns)
Here:

+$3,237
State:

+$6,331
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $10k, -0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,062 (reported on 12.1% of returns)
Here:

+$8,062
State:

+$11,074
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,458 (reported on 2.0% of returns)
26431:

$2,458
West Virginia:

$2,796

Total itemized deductions: $15,278 (19% of AGI, reported on 13.5% of returns)
Here:

$15,278
State:

$16,976

Here:

19.0% of AGI
State:

19.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,402 (4% of AGI, reported on 10.8% of returns)
Here:

$3,402
State:

$3,529

Here:

4.0% of AGI
State:

3.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,493 (reported on 71.0% of returns)
26431:

$4,493
State:

$5,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,738 (reported on 19.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,738
State:

$1,662

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 49.2%
Here:

49%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 39.1% for AGIs below $10k, 52.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 52.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 48.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 54.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 57.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2016:
This zip code:

$41,104
West Virginia:

$43,385
Shinnston, WV (26431) map Nearest zip codes: 26568, 26361, 26366, 26591, 26438, 26404.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

39.7%
West Virginia:

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

3.6%
West Virginia:

6.5%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 292
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,103


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 49 (35 now married, 13 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,229 (554 now married, 673 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 26431 with a mortgage: 853 (9 second mortgage, 55 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,077

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $868
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $312

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

15.5%
Whole state:

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

10.4%
Whole state:

10.0%
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
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 26431: Shinnston Volunteer Fire Department (A), Harrison County Emergency Squad Incorporated Shinnston (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 26431 include: Pine Bluff Evangelical United Brethren Church (A), Peora Evangelical United Brethren Church (B), Saltwell Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Jett Cemetery (1), Richardson Cemetery (2), Pine Bluff Cemetery (3), Odell Cemetery (4), Nuzum Cemetery (5), Michael D Martin Cemetery (6), McIntyre Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoir: Number 98 Slurry Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Thomas Fork (A), Sugarcamp Run (B), Shinns Run (C), Robinson Run (D), Purdys Run (E), Pigotts Run (F), Mudlick Run (G), Little Indian Run (H), Laurel Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 90Built 2014 or later
  • 47Built 2010 to 2013
  • 149Built 2000 to 2009
  • 351Built 1990 to 1999
  • 367Built 1980 to 1989
  • 472Built 1970 to 1979
  • 245Built 1960 to 1969
  • 266Built 1950 to 1959
  • 278Built 1940 to 1949
  • 594Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 26431 population

Zip code 26431 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Shinnston, WV (26431)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 561 bedroom
  • 5412 bedrooms
  • 9283 bedrooms
  • 2764 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26431 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shinnston, WV (26431)

  • 25no bedroom
  • 921 bedroom
  • 3152 bedrooms
  • 1313 bedrooms
  • 274 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26431 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Shinnston, WV (26431) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 84no vehicle
  • 6341 vehicle
  • 7522 vehicles
  • 2833 vehicles
  • 854 vehicles
  • 725+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26431 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Shinnston, WV (26431) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 173no vehicle
  • 1821 vehicle
  • 932 vehicles
  • 163 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 26431 population

  • Zip code 26431 household income distribution in 2016

  • Zip code 26431 household income distribution in 2016
  • 231Less than $10,000
  • 124$10,000 to $14,999
  • 137$15,000 to $19,999
  • 244$20,000 to $24,999
  • 128$25,000 to $29,999
  • 153$30,000 to $34,999
  • 140$35,000 to $39,999
  • 92$40,000 to $44,999
  • 123$45,000 to $49,999
  • 179$50,000 to $59,999
  • 291$60,000 to $74,999
  • 202$75,000 to $99,999
  • 141$100,000 to $124,999
  • 24$125,000 to $149,999
  • 120$150,000 to $199,999
  • 22$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 26431

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 26431
  • 76Less than $10,000
  • 86$10,000 to $14,999
  • 52$15,000 to $19,999
  • 26$20,000 to $24,999
  • 38$25,000 to $29,999
  • 42$30,000 to $34,999
  • 56$40,000 to $49,999
  • 96$50,000 to $59,999
  • 91$60,000 to $69,999
  • 147$70,000 to $79,999
  • 98$80,000 to $89,999
  • 64$90,000 to $99,999
  • 218$100,000 to $124,999
  • 89$125,000 to $149,999
  • 264$150,000 to $174,999
  • 34$175,000 to $199,999
  • 98$200,000 to $249,999
  • 61$250,000 to $299,999
  • 28$300,000 to $399,999
  • 36$400,000 to $499,999
  • 31$500,000 to $749,999
  • 7$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 26431

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 26431
  • 33Less than $100
  • 18$100 to $149
  • 13$150 to $199
  • 35$200 to $249
  • 6$250 to $299
  • 63$300 to $349
  • 45$350 to $399
  • 13$400 to $449
  • 42$450 to $499
  • 29$500 to $549
  • 19$550 to $599
  • 23$600 to $649
  • 6$650 to $699
  • 12$750 to $799
  • 7$1,000 to $1,249
  • 65No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2016: $604.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $115,391
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $125,425
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $188,138

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $101,113
26431:

$101,113
West Virginia:

$117,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,112 - $172,224

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $119,236
Here:

$119,236
State:

$153,964

Mobile homes: $37,536
Here:

$37,536
State:

$53,801

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,936
  • One, attached: 39
  • Two: 43
  • 3 or 4: 31
  • 5 to 9: 154
  • 10 to 19: 46
  • 20 to 49: 9
  • Mobile homes: 555

Unemployment: 5.5%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26431

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26431
  • 83.7%1,874Drove a car alone
  • 7.3%163Carpooled
  • 5.9%132Walked
  • 1.6%35Other means
  • 1.1%25Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26431

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26431
  • 133Less than 5 minutes
  • 2065 to 9 minutes
  • 23310 to 14 minutes
  • 22215 to 19 minutes
  • 37820 to 24 minutes
  • 29825 to 29 minutes
  • 32530 to 34 minutes
  • 4535 to 39 minutes
  • 3040 to 44 minutes
  • 19745 to 59 minutes
  • 7560 to 89 minutes
  • 5090 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 68.7%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,701
  • In family households: 4,743 (786 male householders, 719 female householders)
    1,222 spouses, 1,553 children (1,406 natural, 63 adopted, 85 stepchildren), 151 grandchildren, 29 brothers or sisters, 45 parents, 39 other relatives, 114 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 958 (391 male householders (362 living alone)), 499 female householders (474 living alone)), 62 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 846 2-persons, 217 3-persons, 335 4-persons, 53 5-persons, 32 6-persons, 23 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 837 1-person, 50 2-persons

645 married couples with children.
286 single-parent households (50 men, 236 women).

98.4% of residents of 26431 zip code speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 43 (0.8%)
(56.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.8%
Whole state:

1.7%

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

  • 21%Burma
  • 7%Fiji

Most common first ancestries reported in 26431 (%)

  • 44%American
  • 11%Italian
  • 9%Irish
  • 9%German
  • 6%English
  • 2%European
  • 1%Scotch-Irish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 182000 to 2009
  • 501990 to 1999
  • 22Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 26431 population

Zip code 26431 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BIG ELM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (200 TETRICK ROAD in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-33231
    Organizations: HARRISON COUNTY SCHOOL DIST (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • CHESAPEAKE & POTOMAC TELEPHONE CO (85 MAIN ST in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • ASHLAND BRANDED # 289-0371534 (1228 EAST PIKE ST in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: ASHLAND BRANDED MARKETING INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AZTEC AUTO RPR (7M W SHINNSTON ON SALTWELL RD in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: TIMOTHY D HARSH (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BIKES PLUS (RT 73 SOUTH - 1 MI FRM BOOTHSV in BOOTHSVILLE, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: GARY NIEZGODA (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CENTRAL VAN & STORAGE (RT 2 BOX 839 in SHINNSTON, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: CENTRAL VAN & STORAGE INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: COMMUNITY MOVING & STORAGE INC
  • CLASSIC SELECTIONS CORP (RAILROAD & MAHLON STS in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: ROY COOL (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CMR REBUILD (122 MUDLICK ROAD in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: ROBERT GIFFORD (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • COMMUNITY MOVING & STORAGE (RT 73, 1 1/4 MI N OF I79,X125 in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: LEONARD PAPA (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY (US RTE NINETEEN in SHINNSTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: STATE OF W VA WV (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BOOTHSVILLE APARTMENTS (ROUTE NO. 73 in SHINNSTON, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Alternative names: BOOTHSVILLE LP
  • CONSOLIDATED COAL CO - MINE 95 (HARRISON COUNTY RT 3/4 in SHINNSTON, WV)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • CMR REBUILD (201 PIKE ST in SHINNSTON, WV)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: CHARLES SAWYERS (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: M&B AUTO SALES

Zip code 26431 marital status for males
Zip code 26431 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 8.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 7.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 73%Utility gas
  • 23%Electricity
  • 2%Wood
  • 1%Other fuel
  • 1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 6,044. Population change in the 1990s: +221 (+3.7%).

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

  • This state: 4,692
  • Northeast: 295
  • Midwest: 232
  • South: 284
  • West: 72

69% of the 26431 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in West Virginia.

94% of the 26431 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% 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, 24% 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): 94
Here:

15.6%
West Virginia:

6.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 26
Here:

10.2%
West Virginia:

7.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 15
Here:

10.8%
West Virginia:

15.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 67,905Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 57,465Business and financial operations occupations
  • 55,984Management occupations
  • 55,270Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 51,410Health technologists and technicians
  • 49,753Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
Note: State values scaled to 26431 population

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • LEE REGER BUILDS INC (1 RAILROAD STREET in SHINNSTON, WV) : $207,541 in 5 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings, Prefabricated and Portable Buildings by Agricultural Research Service (disused code), Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $107,000; 2003: $33,777; 2004: $0; 2005: $66,764; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $107,000 with Agricultural Research Service (disused code) for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings. Signed on 2002-09-15. Completion date: 2002-11-15.
    $33,777 with Agricultural Research Service for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings. Signed on 2003-02-15. Completion date: 2003-02-15.
    $33,382 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Prefabricated and Portable Buildings. Signed on 2005-04-27. Completion date: 2005-03-02.
    $33,382 with Army for Prefabricated and Portable Buildings. Signed on 2005-04-27. Completion date: 2005-03-02.
  • MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS & CONSULTAN (RR 1 BOX 184 in SHINNSTON, WV; small business) : $20,675 in 4 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    $6,470 with Air Force for Athletic and Sporting Equipment. Signed on 2006-05-08. Completion date: 2006-06-05.
    $6,325 with Army for Safety and Rescue Equipment. Signed on 2004-02-20. Completion date: 2004-03-12.
    $5,080 with Army for Athletic and Sporting Equipment. Signed on 2005-11-02. Completion date: 2005-11-04.
    $2,800 with National Park Service for Safety and Rescue Equipment. Taking place in NM. Signed on 2006-02-28. Completion date: 2006-03-15.
  • BINGAMON CORP (WYATT RD in SHINNSTON, WV; small business)
    $7,920 with Army for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Construction, Mining, Excavating, and Highway Maintenance Equipment. Signed on 2006-04-26. Completion date: 2006-06-25.
  • sTANDARD AIR AND LIGHT ( in SHINNNSTON, WV; small business)
    $5,702 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Air Conditioning Equipment. Signed on 2005-09-14. Completion date: 2005-09-25.

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

  • Wholesale Trade: Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers (250-499 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Mining: Bituminous Coal Underground Mining (100-249: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 3)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (10-19: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Other Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers (20-49: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (10-19: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 4)

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 2000:

  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 11
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 26431 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7578.5 years
John6876.3 years
James6471.0 years
Charles4873.9 years
William4768.6 years
George3475.7 years
Frank3274.8 years
Robert3272.8 years
Joseph2272.0 years
Roy2073.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 26431 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martin3775.0 years
Moore3175.2 years
Riley2376.3 years
Ashcraft2079.4 years
Fortney1970.8 years
Vincent1877.5 years
Heldreth1777.5 years
Smith1779.5 years
Wright1781.2 years
Hall1674.9 years
Businesses in zip code 26431
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
McDonald's1
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