ZIP Code 26003 - Wheeling West Virginia

ZIP Code 26003 is located in Wheeling West Virginia. Portions of 26003 are also in Bethlehem and Clearview and Triadelphia and West Liberty. 26003 is primarily within Ohio County, with some portions in Marshall County and Brooke County. Regionally, it is located in the Parkersburg-Wheeling-Steubenville Area.

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ZIP Code 26003 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameWheeling
Primary CountyOhio County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)40,714
Area Code(s)304 / 681
Current Time

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26003 Demographics

26003 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in West Virginia based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 26003 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 26003 is White. The current unemployment level in 26003 is 4.3%.

Population Growth Rate-1.96%
Population Density473 People per Square Mile
Total Households18,417
Percentage High Income Households1.8%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$51,887
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$63,770
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)4.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 94.59%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 85.99%

26003 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American450.11%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

26003 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American50.09%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander20.04%

26003 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2,1057.4%
Bachelor Degree5,03617.7%
High School Diploma9,96735.04%
No High School Diploma4461.57%
GED or Alternate1,3564.77%
1 or More Years of College4,51715.88%
Associates Degree2,0437.18%
Masters Degree2,1007.38%
Professional Degree5722.01%
Doctorate Degree3051.07%

26003 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 26003
RegionParkersburg-Wheeling-Steubenville Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreasWheeling, WV-OH
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area86 Square Miles

26003 Politics

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26003 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion70a - Permian Hills

26003 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039495862615543342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)38405062728184827666524262
Avg Precip (In.)3.042.523.423.

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