Zip Code 26167 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameReader
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wetzel
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:865
Racial Majority:White 96.38%
Public School Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.7%
Median Household Income$35879
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65410
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time40 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range889 - 1184 ft.
Area73 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.56078700, -80.71736400

Zip Code 26167 Description

Zip Code 26167 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Wheeling metro area. Zip code 26167 is primarily located in Wetzel County. The official US Postal Service name for 26167 is READER, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26167 are contained within or border the city limits of Pine Grove, WV, . Zip code 26167 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26167 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26167 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 26167 decreased to 865 from 908 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26167 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26167 public schools is White. 52.3% of students in 26167 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1065 96.38% 862 +24%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 1 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 27 2.44% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 1.18% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 26167 Race/Ethnicity

 White 100%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 26167 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population865908
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households354
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35879
Income Under $50K Per Year67.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.50%
26167 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$73000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$29939
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 26167 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20212937475762605340322540
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425364738184837766544363
Avg Precip (In.)4.053.484.13.84.544.494.724.263.492.733.583.5346.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours