Zip Code 26101 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameParkersburg
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wood
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:29999
Racial Majority:White 94.4%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$34572
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43620
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range640 - 807 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.23838000, -81.57786100

Zip Code 26101 Description

Zip Code 26101 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Parkersburg metro area. Zip code 26101 is primarily located in Wood County. The official US Postal Service name for 26101 is PARKERSBURG, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26101 are contained within or border the city limits of Parkersburg, WV, Lubeck, WV, Blennerhassett, WV, Vienna, WV, and Belpre, OH. Zip code 26101 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26101 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26101 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% 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 26101 decreased to 29999 from 40491 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26101 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26101 public schools is White. 50.1% of students in 26101 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 28447 94.4% 28440 +0%
 Black Or African American 499 1.66% 518 -4%
 Hispanic 241 0.8% 316 -24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.26% 82 -5%
 Asian 74 0.25% 86 -14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 29 0.12% 29 +24%
 Two Or More Races 516 2.52% 516 +47%

Zip Code 26101 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.5%
 Black Or African American 2.5%
 Hispanic 0.8%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 26101 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2999940491
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households12672
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
38.5%
Median Household Income$34572
Income Under $50K Per Year67.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
26101 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$133770
Average Real Estate Sale Price$82571
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 70a - Permian Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 26101 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140505964625543342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)39445465758286847867554464
Avg Precip (In.)2.892.773.643.254.123.984.463.93.072.532.97340.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH
CBSA Type26101
CBSA Population161724
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours