Zip Code 25309 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSouth Charleston
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kanawha
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:13356
Racial Majority:White 88.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$41451
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65580
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20.1 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range705 - 961 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.31361800, -81.75650900

Zip Code 25309 Description

Zip Code 25309 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25309 is primarily located in Kanawha County. The official US Postal Service name for 25309 is CHARLESTON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25309 are contained within or border the city limits of South Charleston, WV, Charleston, WV, and Jefferson, WV. Zip code 25309 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25309 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25309 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 25309 increased to 13356 from 12845 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25309 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25309 public schools is White. 18.8% of students in 25309 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11630 88.39% 11763 -1%
 Black Or African American 638 4.85% 967 -34%
 Hispanic 64 0.49% 96 -33%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.23% 25 +20%
 Asian 44 0.33% 167 -74%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 315 5.72% 315 +139%

Zip Code 25309 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.8%
 Black Or African American 18.9%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 25309 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1335612845
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households5740
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$41451
Income Under $50K Per Year56.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
25309 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$188292
Average Real Estate Sale Price$144342
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 25309 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23243241505964625643342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)43465667758286847969574766
Avg Precip (In.)3.313.133.853.334.364.094.884.153.342.763.523.4344.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charleston, WV
CBSA Type25309
CBSA Population304583
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours