Zip Code 26147 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrantsville
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Calhoun
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:2188
Racial Majority:White 97.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 98.3%
Unemployment Rate:13.1%
Median Household Income$26240
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46600
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range820 - 1043 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.91451000, -81.08774300

Zip Code 26147 Description

Zip Code 26147 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 26147 is primarily located in Calhoun County. The official US Postal Service name for 26147 is GRANTSVILLE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26147 are contained within or border the city limits of Grantsville, WV, . Zip code 26147 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26147 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26147 is 13.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.4% 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 26147 decreased to 2188 from 2244 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26147 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26147 public schools is White. -3.9% of students in 26147 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2254 97.66% 2134 +6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 8 -100%
 Hispanic 23 1% 16 +44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 6 0.26% 4 +50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.08% 18 +39%

Zip Code 26147 Race/Ethnicity

 White 98.3%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 26147 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21882244
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households991
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26240
Income Under $50K Per Year73.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.60%
26147 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$92111
Average Real Estate Sale Price$75291
Current Unemployment Level 13.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago17.4%
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 26147 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212937475762605339322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455666758286847967564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.943.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours