Zip Code 26283 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMontrose
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Secondary County: Tucker
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:1734
Racial Majority:White 98.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$33297
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48770
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.1 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1752 - 2618 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.07752100, -79.82237600

Zip Code 26283 Description

Zip Code 26283 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26283 is primarily located in Randolph County. Portions of 26283 are also located in Tucker County. The official US Postal Service name for 26283 is MONTROSE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26283 are contained within or border the city limits of Montrose, WV, Parsons, WV, . Zip code 26283 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26283 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26283 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower 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 26283 increased to 1734 from 1710 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26283 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26283 public schools is . % of students in 26283 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1894 98.7% 1701 +11%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 4 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 20 1.3% 20 +25%

Zip Code 26283 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26283 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17341710
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households707
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33297
Income Under $50K Per Year72.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.60%
26283 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$189000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111276
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
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 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 26283 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192634445358575037292237
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415061707780797363524260
Avg Precip (In.)3.823.474.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours