Zip Code 25526 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHurricane
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Putnam
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:21902
Racial Majority:White 93.73%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$57447
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72120
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range702 - 938 ft.
Area86 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.39450300, -81.98289600

Zip Code 25526 Description

Zip Code 25526 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 25526 is primarily located in Putnam County. The official US Postal Service name for 25526 is HURRICANE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25526 are contained within or border the city limits of Teays Valley, WV, Hurricane, WV, and Culloden, WV. Zip code 25526 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25526 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25526 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 25526 increased to 21902 from 19575 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25526 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25526 public schools is White. 39.3% of students in 25526 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21189 93.73% 20854 +2%
 Black Or African American 473 2.09% 306 +55%
 Hispanic 305 1.35% 222 +37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 99 0.44% 34 +191%
 Asian 223 0.99% 238 -6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 226 1.4% 226 +40%

Zip Code 25526 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.2%
 Black Or African American 2.7%
 Hispanic 1.5%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 25526 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2190219575
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households8574
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
14.3%
Median Household Income$57447
Income Under $50K Per Year42.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.60%
25526 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$263867
Average Real Estate Sale Price$180000
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 25526 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22233139495863625542332642
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465666758286857868574666
Avg Precip (In.)3.243.053.793.424.353.974.754.163.242.813.453.4443.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charleston, WV
CBSA Type25526
CBSA Population304583
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours