Zip Code 25159 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePoca
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Putnam
Secondary County: Kanawha
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:5163
Racial Majority:White 99.62%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$43568
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52250
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time26.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range712 - 915 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.50617000, -81.77946700

Zip Code 25159 Description

Zip Code 25159 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25159 is primarily located in Putnam County. Portions of 25159 are also located in Kanawha County. The official US Postal Service name for 25159 is POCA, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25159 are contained within or border the city limits of Poca, WV, Bancroft, WV, and Cross Lanes, WV. Zip code 25159 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25159 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25159 is 4.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 25159 increased to 5163 from 4571 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25159 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25159 public schools is White. 57.4% of students in 25159 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5500 99.62% 5019 +10%
 Black Or African American 7 0.13% 21 -67%
 Hispanic 9 0.16% 28 -68%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 19 -100%
 Asian 5 0.09% 8 -38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 68 0% 68 -100%

Zip Code 25159 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.6%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 25159 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population51634571
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households2055
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$43568
Income Under $50K Per Year55.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
25159 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$150563
Average Real Estate Sale Price$134331
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 25159 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243140495964625643342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465666758286857868574666
Avg Precip (In.)3.182.983.813.394.33.94.744.133.362.793.443.3643.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charleston, WV
CBSA Type25159
CBSA Population304583
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours