Zip Code 25857 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJosephine
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Raleigh
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:308
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$22445
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2261 - 2936 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.61666000, -81.19710100

Zip Code 25857 Description

Zip Code 25857 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 25857 is primarily located in Raleigh County. The official US Postal Service name for 25857 is JOSEPHINE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25857 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 25857 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25857 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25857 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 25857 decreased to 308 from 628 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25857 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25857 public schools is . % of students in 25857 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 407 100% 302 +35%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 25857 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 25857 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population308628
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households126
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$22445
Income Under $50K Per Year87.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year10.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.00%
25857 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$162178
Average Real Estate Sale Price$113674
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 ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69d - Dissected Appalachian Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 25857 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223038475560585240322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425262707679787262524261
Avg Precip (In.)3.413.033.73.584.353.754.293.383.22.722.843.0841.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Beckley, WV
CBSA Type25857
CBSA Population80589
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours