Zip Code 26155 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Martinsville
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wetzel
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:8823
Racial Majority:White 97.48%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.7%
Median Household Income$40970
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57870
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.1 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range833 - 1132 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.63705200, -80.78047500

Zip Code 26155 Description

Zip Code 26155 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Wheeling metro area. Zip code 26155 is primarily located in Wetzel County. The official US Postal Service name for 26155 is NEW MARTINSVILLE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26155 are contained within or border the city limits of New Martinsville, WV, . Zip code 26155 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26155 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26155 is 7.7% 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 26155 decreased to 8823 from 9009 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26155 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26155 public schools is White. 48.9% of students in 26155 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8350 97.48% 8664 -4%
 Black Or African American 8 0.09% 18 -56%
 Hispanic 75 0.88% 48 +56%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 61 0.71% 35 +74%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 50 0.84% 50 +44%

Zip Code 26155 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.5%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 0.9%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 26155 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population88239009
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households3747
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40970
Income Under $50K Per Year57.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.00%
26155 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$211500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$41229
Current Unemployment Level 7.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26155 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485762615442332641
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425364738184837766534363
Avg Precip (In.)3.813.213.683.574.274.464.263.973.342.533.333.2543.68
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours