ZIP Code 25979 - Pipestem Map and Data

Official Zip Code NamePipestem
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Summers
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:893
Racial Majority:White 83.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$27796
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43380
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1690 - 2418 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.51345600, -80.92050900

Map of ZIP Code 25979 Border

Zip Code 25979 Description

Zip Code 25979 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Bluefield metro area. Zip code 25979 is primarily located in Summers County. The official US Postal Service name for 25979 is PIPESTEM, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 25979 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 25979 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 25979 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 25979 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 25979 increased to 893 from 770 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 25979 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 25979 public schools is . % of students in 25979 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 703 83.1% 878 -20%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 85 10.05% 10 +750%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 58 6.86% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0% 4 -100%

Zip Code 25979 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 25979 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population893770
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households378
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$27796
Income Under $50K Per Year77.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.90%
25979 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$194000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$110781
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
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 69c - Greenbriar Karst
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 25979 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243139485762615442322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465565737983827667564564
Avg Precip (In.)2.972.713.413.253.923.4543.132.912.582.552.5737.45
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours