Zip Code 26230 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePickens
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Secondary County: Webster
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:124
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$26052
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range2238 - 3570 ft.
Area95 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.65888800, -80.20100300

Zip Code 26230 Description

Zip Code 26230 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26230 is primarily located in Randolph County. Portions of 26230 are also located in Webster County. The official US Postal Service name for 26230 is PICKENS, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26230 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26230 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26230 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26230 is 8.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26230 decreased to 124 from 168 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26230 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26230 public schools is . % of students in 26230 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 174 100% 123 +41%
 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% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 26230 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26230 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population124168
Male Population54.80%
Female Population45.20%
Total Households57
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26052
Income Under $50K Per Year80.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.10%
26230 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$100112
Average Real Estate Sale Price$59277
Current Unemployment Level 8.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 26230 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202736445257554938302237
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415060697578777262514259
Avg Precip (In.)5.715.046.085.396.25.726.695.264.864.275.245.565.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours