Zip Code 25161 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePowellton
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:369
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$36286
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35620
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1411 - 1637 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.07989600, -81.31384400

Zip Code 25161 Description

Zip Code 25161 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 25161 is primarily located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 25161 is POWELLTON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25161 are contained within or border the city limits of Powellton, WV, . Zip code 25161 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25161 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25161 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 25161 decreased to 369 from 1101 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25161 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25161 public schools is . % of students in 25161 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 280 100% 346 -19%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 19 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 25161 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 25161 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3691101
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households134
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36286
Income Under $50K Per Year68.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.40%
25161 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$201990
Average Real Estate Sale Price$58422
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
Powellton, WV
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69d - Dissected Appalachian Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 25161 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243139485762615542342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455465738083827666554564
Avg Precip (In.)3.583.113.863.764.764.275.154.313.522.973.53.5446.34
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Oak Hill, WV
CBSA Type25161
CBSA Population47102
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours