Zip Code 26187 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWilliamstown
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wood
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:5982
Racial Majority:White 97.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$47513
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77860
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range659 - 797 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.36899300, -81.44691800

Zip Code 26187 Description

Zip Code 26187 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Parkersburg metro area. Zip code 26187 is primarily located in Wood County. The official US Postal Service name for 26187 is WILLIAMSTOWN, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26187 are contained within or border the city limits of Boaz, WV, Williamstown, WV, . Zip code 26187 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26187 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26187 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26187 increased to 5982 from 5794 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26187 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26187 public schools is White. 28.4% of students in 26187 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5709 97.67% 5828 -2%
 Black Or African American 21 0.36% 21 +0%
 Hispanic 50 0.86% 43 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.29% 19 -11%
 Asian 5 0.09% 21 -76%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.74% 43 +0%

Zip Code 26187 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.3%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 0.3%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 26187 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population59825794
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households2497
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
28.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$47513
Income Under $50K Per Year52.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.00%
26187 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$200864
Average Real Estate Sale Price$193500
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 26187 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140505964625542342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435465748185837766544464
Avg Precip (In.)2.842.753.643.214.14.214.294.033.192.713.153.1741.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, WV-OH
CBSA Type26187
CBSA Population161724
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours