Zip Code 26037 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFollansbee
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Brooke
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:6642
Racial Majority:White 97.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$40831
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50630
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range925 - 1037 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.33397800, -80.58493500

Zip Code 26037 Description

Zip Code 26037 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Wheeling metro area. Zip code 26037 is primarily located in Brooke County. The official US Postal Service name for 26037 is FOLLANSBEE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26037 are contained within or border the city limits of Hooverson Heights, WV, Follansbee, WV, Steubenville, OH, and Mingo Junction, OH. Zip code 26037 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26037 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26037 is 6.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% 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 26037 decreased to 6642 from 7319 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26037 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26037 public schools is White. 46.8% of students in 26037 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6368 97.86% 6500 -2%
 Black Or African American 84 1.29% 14 +500%
 Hispanic 11 0.17% 42 -74%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.35% 7 +229%
 Asian 6 0.09% 9 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 62 0.23% 62 -76%

Zip Code 26037 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.2%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 0.4%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 26037 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population66427319
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households2771
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$40831
Income Under $50K Per Year60.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
26037 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
West Virginia District 6
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$101265
Average Real Estate Sale Price$61183
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26037 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485762605342332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415162728083827665524162
Avg Precip (In.)2.812.443.253.284.254.194.353.663.122.583.122.8139.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV
CBSA Type26037
CBSA Population122475
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours