Zip Code 25840 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFayetteville
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Area Code304 / 681
Alternate Zip Code NamesBECKWITH
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesGATEWOOD
Current Population:8179
Racial Majority:White 94.2%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$33900
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54620
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1286 - 2956 ft.
Area130 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.01721800, -81.07203300

Zip Code 25840 Description

Zip Code 25840 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 25840 is primarily located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 25840 is FAYETTEVILLE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25840 are contained within or border the city limits of Fayetteville, WV, Ansted, WV, and Oak Hill, WV. Zip code 25840 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25840 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25840 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% 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 25840 increased to 8179 from 6651 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25840 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25840 public schools is White. 22.5% of students in 25840 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7032 94.2% 7774 -10%
 Black Or African American 207 2.77% 217 -5%
 Hispanic 21 0.28% 91 -77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.05% 14 -71%
 Asian 0 0% 14 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 64 2.69% 64 +214%

Zip Code 25840 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 0.8%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 25840 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population81796651
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households3342
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33900
Income Under $50K Per Year67.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
25840 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$290538
Average Real Estate Sale Price$96639
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 25840 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233039485660595341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445364727982817565544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.573.13.843.814.644.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Oak Hill, WV
CBSA Type25840
CBSA Population47102
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours