Zip Code 26291 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSlatyfork
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pocahontas
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:165
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$31462
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31500
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range2543 - 4328 ft.
Area90 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.40515500, -80.07999300

Zip Code 26291 Description

Zip Code 26291 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Roanoke metro area. Zip code 26291 is primarily located in Pocahontas County. The official US Postal Service name for 26291 is SLATYFORK, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26291 are contained within or border the city limits of Marlinton, WV, . Zip code 26291 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26291 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26291 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26291 increased to 165 from 149 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26291 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26291 public schools is . % of students in 26291 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 80 100% 163 -51%
 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 2 0% 2 -100%

Zip Code 26291 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26291 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population165149
Male Population57.60%
Female Population42.40%
Total Households74
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31462
Income Under $50K Per Year68.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.70%
26291 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 3Carol MillerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$306750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$126564
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.4%
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 26291 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182533435156554937282036
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394758667377757060494057
Avg Precip (In.)4.353.764.584.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours