ZIP Code 26062 - Weirton West Virginia

ZIP Code 26062 is located in Weirton West Virginia. 26062 is primarily within Hancock County, with some portions in Brooke County. Regionally, it is located in the Parkersburg-Wheeling-Steubenville Area.

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ZIP Code 26062 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameWeirton
Primary CountyHancock County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)21,142
Area Code(s)304 / 681
Current Time

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26062 Demographics

26062 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 26062 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 26062 is White. The current unemployment level in 26062 is 5.3%.

Population Growth Rate1.82%
Population Density699 People per Square Mile
Total Households9,415
Percentage High Income Households3.0%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$53,360
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$54,820
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)5.3%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 94.42%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 90.09%

26062 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American60.03%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander160.08%

26062 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10.05%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander30.15%

26062 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,0537.18%
Bachelor Degree2,29715.66%
High School Diploma5,55537.87%
No High School Diploma1350.92%
GED or Alternate1,0607.23%
1 or More Years of College2,10714.36%
Associates Degree1,60610.95%
Masters Degree5683.87%
Professional Degree2761.88%
Doctorate Degree110.07%

26062 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 26062
RegionParkersburg-Wheeling-Steubenville Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaWeirton-Steubenville, WV-OH
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area30 Square Miles

26062 Politics

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26062 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateMay 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau

26062 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485762605442332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415162728083827665524162
Avg Precip (In.)3.052.433.243.2444.

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