Zip Code 26141 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCreston
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wirt
Secondary County: Calhoun
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:364
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.7%
Median Household Income$31130
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41240
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range774 - 932 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.93516800, -81.25475600

Zip Code 26141 Description

Zip Code 26141 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 26141 is primarily located in Wirt County. Portions of 26141 are also located in Calhoun County. The official US Postal Service name for 26141 is CRESTON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26141 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26141 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26141 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26141 is 7.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.0% 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 26141 decreased to 364 from 424 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26141 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26141 public schools is . % of students in 26141 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 161 100% 355 -55%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0% 4 -100%

Zip Code 26141 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26141 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population364424
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households166
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31130
Income Under $50K Per Year73.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.10%
26141 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$170000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$90734
Current Unemployment Level 7.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.0%
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 26141 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222937475662605340312440
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455667768386857968564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.623.233.953.434.464.284.814.23.493.083.513.5745.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH
CBSA Type26141
CBSA Population161724
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours