Zip Code 25302 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharleston
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kanawha
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:15078
Racial Majority:White 81.95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$39305
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49750
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time17.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range738 - 906 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.39320900, -81.59501800

Zip Code 25302 Description

Zip Code 25302 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25302 is primarily located in Kanawha County. The official US Postal Service name for 25302 is CHARLESTON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25302 are contained within or border the city limits of Charleston, WV, . Zip code 25302 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25302 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25302 is 6.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 25302 decreased to 15078 from 16602 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25302 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25302 public schools is White. -2.3% of students in 25302 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12297 81.95% 11954 +3%
 Black Or African American 1312 8.74% 2304 -43%
 Hispanic 105 0.7% 160 -34%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.09% 50 -72%
 Asian 98 0.65% 98 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 14 0.17% 14 +86%
 Two Or More Races 491 7.69% 491 +135%

Zip Code 25302 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.2%
 Black Or African American 29.1%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 25302 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1507816602
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households7044
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-2.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
83.3%
Median Household Income$39305
Income Under $50K Per Year60.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.40%
25302 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$135326
Average Real Estate Sale Price$106196
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 25302 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253341505963625543342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465667758285847969574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.273.163.873.264.294.094.884.13.42.713.613.3343.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charleston, WV
CBSA Type25302
CBSA Population304583
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours