Zip Code 26228 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKanawha Head
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Upshur
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:109
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.5%
Median Household Income$24317
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1631 - 1906 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.76072500, -80.37040600

Zip Code 26228 Description

Zip Code 26228 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26228 is primarily located in Upshur County. The official US Postal Service name for 26228 is KANAWHA HEAD, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26228 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26228 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26228 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26228 is 7.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.0% 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 26228 decreased to 109 from 110 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26228 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26228 public schools is . % of students in 26228 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 52 100% 108 -52%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 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 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 26228 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26228 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population109110
Male Population54.10%
Female Population45.90%
Total Households47
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$24317
Income Under $50K Per Year84.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year13.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.50%
26228 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$117953
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46780
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 DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 26228 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19202836465559585139312339
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435363727982817565544463
Avg Precip (In.)4.433.684.584.345.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours