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City: Aurora, WV (3.74%)
County: Preston County, WV

Estimated zip code population in 2011: 1,296
Zip code population in 2010: 1,077
Zip code population in 2000: 1,084




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Houses and condos: 574
Renter-occupied apartments: 44
% of renters here:

10%
State:

28%

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 26705: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 56.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 23 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
This zip code:

0.4% ($351)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($571)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $282 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $448 (0.4%)

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Males: 688  (53.1%)
Females: 608  (46.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 26705:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 0.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 26705:

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

Zip code 26705 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Zip code 26705 races chart

Races in zip code 26705:

  • White population: 1,053
  • Black population: 1
  • American Indian population: 1
  • Asian population: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 0
  • Some other race population: 0
  • Two or more races population: 17
  • Hispanic or Latino population: 5
 

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $89,300
26705:

$89,300
West Virginia:

$99,300



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in 26705 zip code as of September 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 26705 to the number of sex offenders is 179 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.4 years
West Virginia median age:

41.4 years

Average household size:
This zip code:

2.9 people
West Virginia:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 26705, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $28,460 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$28,460
State:

$37,498

Salary/wage: $26,830 (reported on 82.6% of returns)
Here:

$26,830
State:

$33,645
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 84.3% for AGIs below $10k, 70.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 61.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,011 (reported on 40.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,011
West Virginia:

$1,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $740 (reported on 11.2% of returns)
Here:

$740
State:

$2,913

Net capital gain/loss: +$1,208 (reported on 10.7% of returns)
Here:

+$1,208
State:

+$6,331

Profit/loss from business: +$2,472 (reported on 16.1% of returns)
Here:

+$2,472
State:

+$11,074
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs below $10k, 4.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,750 (reported on 2.7% of returns)
26705:

$2,750
West Virginia:

$2,796

Total itemized deductions: $14,233 (26% of AGI, reported on 6.7% of returns)
Here:

$14,233
State:

$16,976

Here:

26.0% of AGI
State:

19.0% of AGI

Charity contributions deductions: $2,333 (4% of AGI, reported on 3.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,333
State:

$3,529

Here:

3.6% of AGI
State:

3.7% of AGI

Total tax: $2,637 (reported on 73.9% of returns)
26705:

$2,637
State:

$5,372
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 4.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Earned income credit: $1,800 (reported on 14.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,800
State:

$1,662

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 58.0%
Here:

58%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 45.3% for AGIs below $10k, 60.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 61.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 58.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)


Estimated median household income in 2011:
This zip code:

$55,000
West Virginia:

$38,482

Aurora, WV (26705) map

Nearest zip codes: 26716, 26764, 26287, 26425, 26292, 26444.

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

55.5%
West Virginia:

48.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

12.6%
West Virginia:

5.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 77
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 377


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 337 (181 now married, 156 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 26705 with a mortgage: 238 (40 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 172

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $671
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $199

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

8.1%
Whole state:

18.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

8.1%
Whole state:

10.7%

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

6.7
State:

4.6


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

Notable locations in zip code 26705: White (A), Union Ambulance Service Incorporated (B), Aurora Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in zip code 26705 include: Wotring Chapel (A), Stemple Ridge Church (B), Amboy Church (C), Aurora United Methodist Church (D), Brookside Brethren Church (E), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beachy Cemetery (1), Belleview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Glade Run (A), Big Run (B), Bear Run (C), Wolf Creek (D), Thunderstruck Run (E), Tanner Run (F), Stave Run (G), Rhine Creek (H), Panther Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in zip code 26705: Cathedral State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 19
  • 1990 to 1999: 66
  • 1980 to 1989: 44
  • 1970 to 1979: 124
  • 1960 to 1969: 78
  • 1950 to 1959: 44
  • 1940 to 1949: 50
  • 1939 or earlier: 149


Zip code 26705 satellite photo by USGS

Bedrooms in houses/apartments in 26705
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 38
  • 3 bedrooms: 192
  • 4 bedrooms: 152
  • 5+ bedrooms: 28
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 7
  • 2 bedrooms: 0
  • 3 bedrooms: 37
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in 26705 in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 26
  • 1 vehicle: 31
  • 2 vehicles: 195
  • 3 vehicles: 132
  • 4 vehicles: 26
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 0
  • 2 vehicles: 44
  • 3 vehicles: 0
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0


Zip code 26705 household income distribution in 2011

Estimated household income distribution in 2011 in zip code 26705:

  • $10,000 to $14,999: 24
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 11
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 44
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 18
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 22
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 20
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 51
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 106
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 88
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 44
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 7
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 19

 


Zip code 26705 house/condo values in 2011

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 26705:

  • Less than $10,000: 10
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 9
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 6
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 14
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 38
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 42
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 14
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 19
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 57
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 84
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 33
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 51
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 33

 



26705 rent paid by renters

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 26705:

  • $200 to $249: 7
  • $350 to $399: 28
  • No cash rent: 9
 


Median gross rent in 2011: $469.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $89,790
  • Two or more races householders: $66,402

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $89,300
26705:

$89,300
West Virginia:

$99,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $56,100 - $136,000

Mean price in 2011:

Detached houses: $93,247
Here:

$93,247
State:

$139,463

Mobile homes: $37,222
Here:

$37,222
State:

$53,358

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 532
  • Two: 10
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • Mobile homes: 25

Unemployment: 5.9%
26705 zip code mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 512 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 98 (16%)
 

26705 zip code travel time to work (commute)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 10
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 55
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 9
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 49
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 131
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 62
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 112
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 31
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 24
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 68
  • 90 or more minutes: 59
 

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 25.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,296
  • In family households: 1,187 (178 male householders, 194 female householders)
    251 spouses, 424 children (388 natural, 9 adopted, 28 stepchildren), 21 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 27 parents, 36 other relatives, 48 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 109 (57 male householders (42 living alone)), 25 female householders (11 living alone)), 27 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 89 2-persons, 130 3-persons, 153 4-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 53 1-person, 29 2-persons

212 married couples with children.
65 single-parent households (65 women).

All residents speak English at home

Foreign born population: 0 (0.0%)
This zip code:

0.0%
Whole state:

1.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2000 or later: 5
  • 1990 to 1999: 3
  • 1980 to 1989: 0
  • Before 1980: 4

Most common first ancestries reported in 26705 (%):



  • German (49%)
  • American (10%)
  • Other groups (9%)
  • Dutch (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)


Zip code 26705 topographic map

Public primary/middle school in zip code 26705 not listed on the city page:

  • AURORA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 140; Location: RR 1, BOX 209, AURORA, WV; Grades: PK - 06)

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • AURORA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (RR 1, BOX 209 in AURORA, WV)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-70101
    Organizations: PRESTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • AURORA SUBSTATION-PRESTON COUN (U. S. ROUTE 50 in AURORA, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CARWASHES
    Organizations: WV DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIO (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: WV DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATIO
  • DEERWOOD (RT 50 EAST in AURORA, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CARWASHES
    Organizations: FREEMAN, RON (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: FREEMAN, RON
  • AURORA SCHOOL (AURORA SCHOOL SITE in AURORA, WV)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Alternative names: PRESTON CNTY BD OF ED


Zip code 26705 marital status for males
Zip code 26705 marital status for females


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (40%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • Coal or coke (6%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Population in 1990: 1,143. Population change in the 1990s: -59 (-5.2%).

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

  • This state: 736
  • Northeast: 17
  • Midwest: 28
  • South: 493
  • West: 22

77% of the 26705 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 77% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in West Virginia.

92% of the 26705 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% moved from different county within same state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Private vs. public school enrollment:

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

0.0%
West Virginia:

7.5%

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

7.4%
West Virginia:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 32
Here:

100.0%
West Virginia:

19.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Class of Workers (%)


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

  • Management occupations: 43,500
  • Construction and extraction occupations: 42,083
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations: 38,693
  • Production occupations: 34,150
  • Sales and related occupations: 30,909
  • Office and administrative support occupations: 7,446

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

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (10-19 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Wholesale Trade: Other Construction Material Merchant Wholesalers (10-19: 1)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Other Accounting Services (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Manufacturing (5-9: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Site Preparation Contractors (1-4: 2)
  • Construction: Residential Remodelers (1-4: 2)
  • Construction: New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders) (1-4: 2)

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 (Noninst.)






Most common first names in zip code 26705 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1270.0 years
William866.2 years
John680.7 years
Mary674.5 years
Robert665.1 years
Thomas575.2 years
Nina473.8 years
Beulah486.0 years
James469.7 years
Walter482.3 years
Most common last names in zip code 26705 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Stemple2679.3 years
Wotring1475.1 years
Moats1365.2 years
Teets1180.5 years
Shaffer1169.8 years
Harsh982.2 years
Hauser980.2 years
Shillingburg882.7 years
Knotts779.9 years
Hardesty683.2 years


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