Zip Code 25438 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRanson
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:6266
Racial Majority:White 67.32%
Public School Racial Majority:White 57.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$38999
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51390
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range482 - 515 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.31656600, -77.85973800

Zip Code 25438 Description

Zip Code 25438 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 25438 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 25438 is RANSON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25438 are contained within or border the city limits of Corporation of Ranson, WV, Charles Town, WV, . Zip code 25438 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25438 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25438 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is lower 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 25438 increased to 6266 from 3256 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25438 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25438 public schools is White. -2.1% of students in 25438 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4609 67.32% 4550 +1%
 Black Or African American 877 12.81% 800 +10%
 Hispanic 891 13.01% 634 +41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 209 3.05% 61 +243%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 5 0.13% 5 +80%
 Two Or More Races 198 3.67% 198 +27%

Zip Code 25438 Race/Ethnicity

 White 57.4%
 Black Or African American 14.6%
 Hispanic 18.3%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 8.3%

Zip Code 25438 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population62663256
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households2411
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-2.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38999
Income Under $50K Per Year63.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
25438 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$166224
Average Real Estate Sale Price$263737
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 25438 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21243140505863615442342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455465758387857967564565
Avg Precip (In.)2.872.493.43.243.953.693.783.453.493.293.132.8339.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type25438
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 25438
Jefferson High SchoolJefferson
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 25438
Wildwood Middle SchoolJefferson
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 25438
Lowery Elementary SchoolJefferson
Ranson Elementary SchoolJefferson