Zip Code 25801 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBeckley
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Raleigh
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:33590
Racial Majority:White 78.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 70.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$35916
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51360
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1864 - 2398 ft.
Area92 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.81612900, -81.24549500

Zip Code 25801 Description

Zip Code 25801 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 25801 is primarily located in Raleigh County. The official US Postal Service name for 25801 is BECKLEY, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25801 are contained within or border the city limits of Beckley, WV, Piney View, WV, MacArthur, WV, Stanaford, WV, Crab Orchard, WV, Mabscott, WV, Prosperity, WV, Beaver, WV, and Bradley, WV. Zip code 25801 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 25801 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25801 is 6.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher 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 25801 decreased to 33590 from 35230 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25801 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25801 public schools is White. 28.4% of students in 25801 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 26716 78.53% 27399 -2%
 Black Or African American 5185 15.24% 4432 +17%
 Hispanic 394 1.16% 419 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 159 0.47% 88 +81%
 Asian 703 2.07% 519 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.09% 5 +500%
 Other Race 39 0.57% 39 +397%
 Two Or More Races 689 1.88% 689 -7%

Zip Code 25801 Race/Ethnicity

 White 70.8%
 Black Or African American 20.6%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 5.3%

Zip Code 25801 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3359035230
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households14444
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
28.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
55.6%
Median Household Income$35916
Income Under $50K Per Year65.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
25801 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$158721
Average Real Estate Sale Price$92782
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69a - Forested Hills and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 25801 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222937475559585139312439
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435262717679787263524361
Avg Precip (In.)3.32.863.333.484.333.784.693.643.312.672.933.0441.37
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Beckley, WV
CBSA Type25801
CBSA Population80589
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours