Zip Code 25971 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLerona
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mercer
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:1130
Racial Majority:White 96%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$36682
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47880
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time37.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2060 - 2362 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.48050100, -80.97808300

Zip Code 25971 Description

Zip Code 25971 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 25971 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 25971 is LERONA, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25971 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 25971 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 25971 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25971 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% 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 25971 increased to 1130 from 552 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25971 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25971 public schools is White. -8% of students in 25971 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1153 96% 1114 +4%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 24 2% 5 +380%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 2% 6 +300%

Zip Code 25971 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92%
 Black Or African American 3.5%
 Hispanic 0.9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 25971 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1130552
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households463
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$36682
Income Under $50K Per Year63.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.40%
25971 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$231667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$121688
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69c - Greenbriar Karst
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 25971 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233038475660595240322540
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445363717881807465544462
Avg Precip (In.)3.112.773.423.33.953.53.93.112.982.522.732.6537.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bluefield, WV-VA
CBSA Type25971
CBSA Population106123
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours