Official Zip Code NameMason
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:1577
Racial Majority:White 89.97%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.7%
Unemployment Rate:7.57%
Median Household Income$32162
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39254
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.1 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Primary County: Mason
Elevation Range637 - 745 ft.
Area18 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.98633957, -82.01834106

Zip Code 25260 Description

Zip Code 25260 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25260 is primarily located in Mason County. The official US Postal Service name for 25260 is MASON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25260 are contained within or border the city limits of Mason, WV, Hartford City, WV, Pomeroy, OH, and Middleport, OH. Zip code 25260 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 25260 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25260 is 7.57% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 25260 decreased to 1577 from 1784 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25260 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25260 public schools is White. 51.4% of students in 25260 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1579 89.97% 1526 +3%
 Black Or African American 35 1.99% 3 +1067%
 Hispanic 0 0% 6 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 15 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 19 8.03% 19 +642%

Zip Code 25260 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 25260 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population15771784
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households673
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$32162
Income Under $50K Per Year70.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictWest Virginia 3
RepresentativeEvan Jenkins
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$71500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$90768
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)7.57%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.86%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.00%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 25260 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223038485762605341322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)39445565758285847867554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.252.943.663.334.14.014.433.732.912.613.13.1341.2
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Point Pleasant, WV-OH
CBSA Type25260
CBSA Population56405
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours