Zip Code 26224 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHelvetia
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Secondary County: Upshur
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:221
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.5%
Median Household Income$25181
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2244 - 2979 ft.
Area35 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.73935400, -80.15673800

Zip Code 26224 Description

Zip Code 26224 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26224 is primarily located in Randolph County. Portions of 26224 are also located in Upshur County. The official US Postal Service name for 26224 is HELVETIA, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26224 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26224 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26224 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26224 is 7.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% 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 26224 increased to 221 from 216 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26224 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26224 public schools is . % of students in 26224 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 226 100% 212 +7%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 6 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 26224 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26224 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population221216
Male Population53.80%
Female Population46.20%
Total Households98
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$25181
Income Under $50K Per Year80.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.50%
26224 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$98410
Average Real Estate Sale Price$56402
Current Unemployment Level 7.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.5%
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 69a - Forested Hills and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 26224 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202735455358565038302238
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425161707780797363524361
Avg Precip (In.)4.163.754.674.415.355.145.854.844.313.64.14.1254.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours