ZIP Code 26201 - Buckhannon West Virginia

ZIP Code 26201 is located in Buckhannon West Virginia. Portions of 26201 are also in Adrian and Hinkleville and Century. 26201 is primarily within Upshur County, with some portions in Barbour County and Lewis County. Regionally, it is located in the Clarksburg-Weston Area.

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ZIP Code 26201 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameBuckhannon
Primary CountyUpshur County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)19,662
Area Code(s)304 / 681
Current Time

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26201 Demographics

26201 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in West Virginia based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 26201 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 26201 is White. The current unemployment level in 26201 is 4.6%.

Population Growth Rate-3.04%
Population Density121 People per Square Mile
Total Households7,484
Percentage High Income Households1.4%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$45,078
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$51,880
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)4.6%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 96.03%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 96.52%

26201 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American40.02%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

26201 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10.03%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

26201 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College8227.29%
Bachelor Degree1,23610.96%
High School Diploma5,13745.57%
No High School Diploma1010.9%
GED or Alternate1,19910.64%
1 or More Years of College1,22310.85%
Associates Degree6295.58%
Masters Degree6465.73%
Professional Degree1731.53%
Doctorate Degree1070.95%

26201 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 26201
RegionClarksburg-Weston Area
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area163 Square Miles

26201 Politics

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West Virginia State House of Delegates Districts in 26201

26201 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMay 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion70b - Monongahela Transition Zone

26201 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19202836465460585138302439
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445364738083827666544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.993.444.333.884.684.844.944.4243.133.783.9349.37

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