Zip Code 25244 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGay
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jackson
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:732
Racial Majority:White 97.48%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$36986
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41660
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time39.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range784 - 925 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.76994100, -81.55620300

Zip Code 25244 Description

Zip Code 25244 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25244 is primarily located in Jackson County. The official US Postal Service name for 25244 is GAY, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25244 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 25244 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 25244 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25244 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher 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 25244 decreased to 732 from 768 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25244 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25244 public schools is . % of students in 25244 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 618 97.48% 708 -13%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 13 -100%
 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 8 2.52% 8 +100%

Zip Code 25244 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 25244 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population732768
Male Population51.80%
Female Population48.20%
Total Households284
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36986
Income Under $50K Per Year67.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.70%
25244 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$237000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$118925
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 70a - Permian Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 25244 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223038485762605341322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465667758286857968564666
Avg Precip (In.)3.483.153.893.434.314.074.834.083.472.993.483.4644.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours