Zip Code 25978 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNimitz
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Summers
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:606
Racial Majority:White 95.11%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$30306
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48100
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time41.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1768 - 2169 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.62711800, -80.93958300

Zip Code 25978 Description

Zip Code 25978 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 25978 is primarily located in Summers County. The official US Postal Service name for 25978 is NIMITZ, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25978 are contained within or border the city limits of Hinton, WV, . Zip code 25978 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 25978 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25978 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% 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 25978 increased to 606 from 591 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25978 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25978 public schools is . % of students in 25978 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 642 95.11% 592 +8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 4.89% 11 +200%

Zip Code 25978 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 25978 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population606591
Male Population51.80%
Female Population48.20%
Total Households261
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30306
Income Under $50K Per Year67.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.20%
25978 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$136434
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100809
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.8%
25969 - Jumping Branch
25951 - Hinton
Hinton, WV
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 25978 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233038485762615442322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445464727982817565544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.12.733.473.314.013.444.183.242.922.612.62.6538.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours