Zip Code 25506 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBranchland
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lincoln
Secondary County: Cabell
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:5037
Racial Majority:White 99.28%
Public School Racial Majority:White 99.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.9%
Median Household Income$27236
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40650
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time42.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range728 - 997 ft.
Area65 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.21334200, -82.19573500

Zip Code 25506 Description

Zip Code 25506 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25506 is primarily located in Lincoln County. Portions of 25506 are also located in Cabell County. The official US Postal Service name for 25506 is BRANCHLAND, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25506 are contained within or border the city limits of West Hamlin, WV, . Zip code 25506 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 25506 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25506 is 6.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% 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 25506 decreased to 5037 from 5188 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25506 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25506 public schools is White. -0.4% of students in 25506 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4420 99.28% 4954 -11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 3 0.07% 17 -82%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 8 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 48 0.65% 48 -40%

Zip Code 25506 Race/Ethnicity

 White 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 25506 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population50375188
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households2084
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-0.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$27236
Income Under $50K Per Year76.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.90%
25506 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$139333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$148150
Current Unemployment Level 6.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 25506 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233139495863615441322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)42475767768386857968574666
Avg Precip (In.)3.423.223.883.524.564.184.894.243.232.873.523.6345.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charleston, WV
CBSA Type25506
CBSA Population304583
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours