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26444 Zip Code (Tunnelton, WV) Detailed Profile




Cities: Tunnelton, WV (0.46%), Rowlesburg, WV (0.05%)
County: Preston County, WV
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 3,746
Zip code population in 2010: 3,639
Zip code population in 2000: 3,245

Houses and condos: 1,709
Renter-occupied apartments: 133
% of renters here:

9%
State:

27%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 26444: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 72.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 52 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 26444
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.5% ($463)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($711)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $542 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $425 (0.6%)

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Males: 1,880  (50.2%)
Females: 1,865  (49.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 26444:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 26444:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

Zip code 26444 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 26444 (2019)
    • 3,57498.2%White
    • 300.8%Two or more races
    • 190.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 80.2%American Indian
    • 40.1%Some other race
    • 20.05%Black
    • 20.05%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $90,229
26444:

$90,229
West Virginia:

$124,600



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in 26444 zip code as of August 08, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 26444 is 409 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:

45.5 years
West Virginia median age:

42.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.6 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 26444, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $41,086 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$41,086
State:

$48,628

Salary/wage: $37,096 (reported on 84.1% of returns)
Here:

$37,096
State:

$42,328
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 71.2% for AGIs below $25k, 78.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 59.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,000 (reported on 25.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,000
West Virginia:

$1,211
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,000 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,000
State:

$4,262
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$1,175 (reported on 6.1% of returns)
Here:

+$1,175
State:

+$8,875
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,138 (reported on 9.8% of returns)
Here:

+$7,138
State:

+$13,636
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.6% for AGIs below $25k, 3.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $6,311 (reported on 6.8% of returns)
26444:

$6,311
West Virginia:

$11,787
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,221 (18% of AGI, reported on 10.6% of returns)
Here:

$17,221
State:

$21,148

Here:

18.1% of AGI
State:

18.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,050 (reported on 6.1% of returns)
Here:

$4,050
State:

$4,508

Taxes paid: $6,307 (reported on 10.6% of returns)
26444:

$6,307
State:

$8,103
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $1,920 (reported on 22.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,920
State:

$2,140
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 48.5%
Here:

48%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 41.0% for AGIs below $25k, 50.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 52.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 26444, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $27,438 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$27,438
State:

$37,498

Salary/wage: $26,863 (reported on 86.0% of returns)
Here:

$26,863
State:

$33,645
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 81.1% for AGIs below $10k, 80.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 89.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $844 (reported on 30.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$844
West Virginia:

$1,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $607 (reported on 8.4% of returns)
Here:

$607
State:

$2,913
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.0% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$2,731 (reported on 5.3% of returns)
Here:

+$2,731
State:

+$6,331

Profit/loss from business: +$5,013 (reported on 12.5% of returns)
Here:

+$5,013
State:

+$11,074
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.5% for AGIs below $10k, 3.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,333 (reported on 0.9% of returns)
26444:

$2,333
West Virginia:

$2,796

Total itemized deductions: $13,184 (23% of AGI, reported on 6.9% of returns)
Here:

$13,184
State:

$16,976

Here:

23.1% of AGI
State:

19.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,750 (6% of AGI, reported on 4.7% of returns)
Here:

$3,750
State:

$3,529

Here:

6.5% of AGI
State:

3.7% of AGI

Total tax: $2,676 (reported on 67.7% of returns)
26444:

$2,676
State:

$5,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Earned income credit: $1,613 (reported on 23.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,613
State:

$1,662

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 47.9%
Here:

48%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 43.6% for AGIs below $10k, 48.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 48.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 46.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$52,580
West Virginia:

$48,850
Tunnelton, WV (26444) map Nearest zip codes: 26410, 26425, 26374, 26537, 26520, 26440.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

43.5%
West Virginia:

43.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

8.3%
West Virginia:

48.4%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 177
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,250


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 70 (54 now married, 16 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 860 (378 now married, 480 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 26444 with a mortgage: 385 (15 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 930

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $882
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $322

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

14.1%
Whole state:

16.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

10.0%
Whole state:

8.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.6
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 26444: Mountaineer Ambulance Service Incorporated 48 (A), Tunnelton Community Ambulance Service (B), Fellowsville Volunteer Fire Department (C), Tunnelton Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 26444 include: Irona Church (A), Mount Israel United Methodist Church (B), Saint Josephs Church (C), Victory Church (D), Mountain View Church (E), Mount Zion United Methodist Church (F), Community Church (G), Pleasant Valley Church (H), Campground United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Bolyard Cemetery (1), Watkins Cemetery (2), Sanders Cemetery (3), Burns Cemetery (4), Cobun Cemetery (5), West Cemetery (6), Denver Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tibbs Run (A), Right Fork Little Sandy Creek (B), Pringle Run (C), Lick Run (D), Jeffry Fork (E), Left Fork Little Sandy Creek (F), Frog Run (G), Buckhorn Run (H), Tray Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 642010 to 2013
  • 1562000 to 2009
  • 2981990 to 1999
  • 3171980 to 1989
  • 2631970 to 1979
  • 661960 to 1969
  • 1071950 to 1959
  • 731940 to 1949
  • 3321939 or earlier

Zip code 26444 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Tunnelton, WV (26444)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Tunnelton, WV (26444)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 231 bedroom
  • 2632 bedrooms
  • 7753 bedrooms
  • 1994 bedrooms
  • 345+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tunnelton, WV (26444)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tunnelton, WV (26444)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 51 bedroom
  • 392 bedrooms
  • 593 bedrooms
  • 194 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Tunnelton, WV (26444) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tunnelton, WV (26444) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 98no vehicle
  • 2601 vehicle
  • 5122 vehicles
  • 2833 vehicles
  • 894 vehicles
  • 595+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Tunnelton, WV (26444) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tunnelton, WV (26444) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 741 vehicle
  • 532 vehicles
  • 53 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 26444 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 26444 household income distribution in 2019
  • 40Less than $10,000
  • 46$10,000 to $14,999
  • 139$15,000 to $19,999
  • 51$20,000 to $24,999
  • 55$25,000 to $29,999
  • 78$30,000 to $34,999
  • 141$35,000 to $39,999
  • 71$40,000 to $44,999
  • 46$45,000 to $49,999
  • 89$50,000 to $59,999
  • 169$60,000 to $74,999
  • 187$75,000 to $99,999
  • 71$100,000 to $124,999
  • 98$125,000 to $149,999
  • 63$150,000 to $199,999
  • 56$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 26444

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 26444
  • 133Less than $10,000
  • 39$10,000 to $14,999
  • 38$15,000 to $19,999
  • 56$20,000 to $24,999
  • 17$25,000 to $29,999
  • 31$30,000 to $34,999
  • 15$35,000 to $39,999
  • 34$40,000 to $49,999
  • 119$50,000 to $59,999
  • 36$60,000 to $69,999
  • 53$70,000 to $79,999
  • 24$80,000 to $89,999
  • 71$90,000 to $99,999
  • 112$100,000 to $124,999
  • 34$125,000 to $149,999
  • 111$150,000 to $174,999
  • 58$175,000 to $199,999
  • 38$200,000 to $249,999
  • 65$250,000 to $299,999
  • 31$300,000 to $399,999
  • 26$400,000 to $499,999
  • 43$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 26444

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 26444
  • 18$100 to $149
  • 10$300 to $349
  • 16$350 to $399
  • 8$450 to $499
  • 22$500 to $549
  • 4$750 to $799
  • 5$800 to $899
  • 38No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $703.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $101,196
  • Two or more races householders: $42,621

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $90,229
26444:

$90,229
West Virginia:

$124,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $36,439 - $170,056

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $80,213
Here:

$80,213
State:

$165,782

Mobile homes: $40,935
Here:

$40,935
State:

$71,341
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 26444
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,291
  • One, attached: 11
  • Two: 1
  • 5 to 9: 1
  • Mobile homes: 390

Unemployment: 6.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26444

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 26444
  • 85.1%1,343Drove a car alone
  • 11.0%174Carpooled
  • 0.4%6Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.8%12Walked
  • 0.3%5Other means
  • 1.7%27Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26444

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 26444
  • 14Less than 5 minutes
  • 705 to 9 minutes
  • 12910 to 14 minutes
  • 13715 to 19 minutes
  • 17220 to 24 minutes
  • 13625 to 29 minutes
  • 15430 to 34 minutes
  • 7835 to 39 minutes
  • 9140 to 44 minutes
  • 24845 to 59 minutes
  • 23560 to 89 minutes
  • 7390 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 48.2%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,746
  • Male householders: 689 (133 living alone), Female householders: 742 (166 living alone)
  • 731 spouses (722 opposite-sex spouses), 155 unmarried partners, (155 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,058 children (918 natural, 31 adopted, 111 stepchildren), 199 grandchildren, 24 brothers or sisters, 10 parents, 0 foster children, 35 other relatives, 115 non-relatives

Size of family households: 501 2-persons, 206 3-persons, 148 4-persons, 65 5-persons, 33 6-persons, 38 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 299 1-person, 103 2-persons, 12 3-persons, 7 4-persons, 15 5-persons

540 married couples with children.
104 single-parent households (24 men, 80 women).

99.3% of residents of 26444 zip code speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% not well).

Foreign born population: 0 (0.0%)
:

0.0%
Whole state:

1.6%
Most common first ancestries reported in 26444
  • 55%American
  • 12%Irish
  • 8%German
  • 4%Polish
  • 3%English
  • 1%Italian
  • 1%Scottish
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
  • 9Before 1990

Zip code 26444 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • FELLOWSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (RR 1 BOX 265 in TUNNELTON, WV)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-70203
    Organizations: PRESTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BJ TIRE & AUTO (RT 26 N 6 MI N FELLOWSVILLE in TUNNELTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: LOUK JAMES E (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BOWMAN & SON (RT 2 BOX 180A RT 50 & in TUNNELTON, WV)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • ALS STARTER & ALTERNATOR SVCS (COUNTY RT 70 1/2 MI E OF in TUNNELTON, WV)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: ALLEN FUNK (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 26444 marital status for males
Zip code 26444 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 10.5%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 20.5%Electricity
  • 18.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.5%Wood
  • 15.6%Utility gas
  • 12.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.3%Coal or coke
  • 3.9%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 4,076.

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

  • This state: 3,194
  • Northeast: 92
  • Midwest: 149
  • South: 257
  • West: 29

76% of the 26444 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 86% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in West Virginia.

95% of the 26444 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 64% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% 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 in Tunnelton, WV (26444)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

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

0.0%
West Virginia:

8.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

8.2%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 13
Here:

17.6%
West Virginia:

13.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 68,869Management occupations
  • 61,456Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 61,300Construction and extraction occupations
  • 54,301Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 42,286Production occupations
  • 36,447Transportation occupations

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

  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Solid Waste Collection (20-49 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Construction: New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders) (5-9: 1, 1-4: 3)
  • Construction: Masonry Contractors (5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Dentists (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Residential Remodelers (1-4: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (1-4: 2)
  • Construction: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors (1-4: 2)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-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

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 33. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 47 took place in 2012, and the least - 16 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 26444 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (56.9%), and Outside Fires (24.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 26444
    • 30456.9%Structure Fires
    • 12924.2%Outside Fires
    • 7514.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 264.9%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 26444, West Virginia

Most common first names in zip code 26444 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2773.5 years
John2675.6 years
Charles2073.4 years
James2065.6 years
Robert1863.7 years
Mary1777.8 years
George1575.8 years
Clarence1268.8 years
Harold1171.4 years
Virginia1076.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 26444 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bolyard6577.2 years
Wolfe3478.5 years
Knotts3074.6 years
Wiles2476.2 years
Miller2475.7 years
Weaver2173.5 years
Ridenour2081.9 years
Williams1980.8 years
Shahan1977.6 years
Wilson1479.1 years
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