Zip Code 26181 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWashington
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wood
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:6127
Racial Majority:White 97.99%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$58490
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65060
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time18.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range682 - 820 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.20275900, -81.67299700

Zip Code 26181 Description

Zip Code 26181 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Parkersburg metro area. Zip code 26181 is primarily located in Wood County. The official US Postal Service name for 26181 is WASHINGTON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26181 are contained within or border the city limits of Washington, WV, Blennerhassett, WV, and Lubeck, WV. Zip code 26181 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26181 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26181 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26181 decreased to 6127 from 6610 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26181 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26181 public schools is . % of students in 26181 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5984 97.99% 5976 +0%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 14 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 33 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 59 0.97% 24 +146%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 74 1.05% 74 -14%

Zip Code 26181 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26181 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population61276610
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households2402
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$58490
Income Under $50K Per Year41.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.20%
26181 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$111400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$73714
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70a - Permian Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 26181 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233139505964625542342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)39445465758285847867554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.633.883.343.984.333.372.942.162.722.7840.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH
CBSA Type26181
CBSA Population161724
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours