Zip Code 25303 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSouth Charleston
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kanawha
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:7112
Racial Majority:White 90.82%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$53589
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58560
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time15.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range666 - 673 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.36092200, -81.68591200

Zip Code 25303 Description

Zip Code 25303 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25303 is primarily located in Kanawha County. The official US Postal Service name for 25303 is CHARLESTON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25303 are contained within or border the city limits of South Charleston, WV, Charleston, WV, . Zip code 25303 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 25303 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25303 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 25303 increased to 7112 from 7055 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25303 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25303 public schools is White. 20.7% of students in 25303 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6522 90.82% 6271 +4%
 Black Or African American 336 4.68% 499 -33%
 Hispanic 50 0.7% 84 -40%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.49% 9 +289%
 Asian 19 0.26% 60 -68%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 182 3.05% 182 +20%

Zip Code 25303 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.9%
 Black Or African American 14.4%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 25303 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population71127055
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households3277
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
20.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$53589
Income Under $50K Per Year46.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.30%
25303 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$154370
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137282
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 25303 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253341505964625643342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)44465667758285847969574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.283.143.863.254.294.084.864.063.382.713.593.3443.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charleston, WV
CBSA Type25303
CBSA Population304583
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
West Side
Fort Hill
North Charleston
Oakwood
South Hills