Zip Code 26055 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameProctor
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wetzel
Secondary County: Marshall
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:1756
Racial Majority:White 99.09%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$44103
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75060
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time34.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range860 - 1270 ft.
Area89 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.75213000, -80.77204700

Zip Code 26055 Description

Zip Code 26055 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Wheeling metro area. Zip code 26055 is primarily located in Wetzel County. Portions of 26055 are also located in Marshall County. The official US Postal Service name for 26055 is PROCTOR, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26055 are contained within or border the city limits of Clarington, OH, . Zip code 26055 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26055 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26055 is 6.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26055 decreased to 1756 from 1919 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26055 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26055 public schools is . % of students in 26055 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1964 99.09% 1735 +13%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 8 0.4% 11 -27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.5% 3 +233%

Zip Code 26055 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26055 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17561919
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households699
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44103
Income Under $50K Per Year57.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
26055 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$225000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46434
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 70a - Permian Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26055 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485762615442332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425264738184837766534363
Avg Precip (In.)3.733.163.653.584.264.474.293.973.362.543.333.2243.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wheeling, WV-OH
CBSA Type26055
CBSA Population145317
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours