Zip Code 26047 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Cumberland
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hancock
Area Code304 / 681
Alternate Zip Code NamesNEW CUMBERLND
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesNEW CUMBRLND
Current Population:6222
Racial Majority:White 98.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 98.7%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$41880
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53920
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range932 - 1178 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.53061600, -80.58206600

Zip Code 26047 Description

Zip Code 26047 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Wheeling metro area. Zip code 26047 is primarily located in Hancock County. The official US Postal Service name for 26047 is NEW CUMBERLAND, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26047 are contained within or border the city limits of New Cumberland, WV, Newell, WV, Weirton, WV, Wellsville, OH, Chester, WV, and Toronto, OH. Zip code 26047 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26047 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26047 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26047 decreased to 6222 from 6555 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26047 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26047 public schools is White. 49.5% of students in 26047 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6433 98.45% 6077 +6%
 Black Or African American 17 0.26% 13 +31%
 Hispanic 12 0.18% 53 -77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.17% 8 +38%
 Asian 27 0.41% 11 +145%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 58 0.52% 58 -41%

Zip Code 26047 Race/Ethnicity

 White 98.7%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 0.5%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 26047 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population62226555
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2655
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
49.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$41880
Income Under $50K Per Year59.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
26047 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$122045
Average Real Estate Sale Price$85966
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26047 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212837475761605341322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)36405062727983817564524061
Avg Precip (In.)2.62.163.33.073.93.884.333.313.082.42.912.6637.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV
CBSA Type26047
CBSA Population122475
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours