Zip Code 26294 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameValley Head
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Secondary County: Pocahontas
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:729
Racial Majority:White 100%
Public School Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$27086
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39580
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time26.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range2579 - 4331 ft.
Area101 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.51206800, -80.03230000

Zip Code 26294 Description

Zip Code 26294 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26294 is primarily located in Randolph County. Portions of 26294 are also located in Pocahontas County. The official US Postal Service name for 26294 is VALLEY HEAD, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26294 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26294 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26294 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26294 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 26294 decreased to 729 from 738 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26294 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26294 public schools is White. -24.3% of students in 26294 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 928 100% 728 +27%
 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 26294 Race/Ethnicity

 White 100%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 26294 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population729738
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households335
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-24.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$27086
Income Under $50K Per Year77.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
26294 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$108923
Average Real Estate Sale Price$94082
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 67d - Northern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 26294 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17192735445257565038292137
Avg Max Temp (°F)37414960697578777262514159
Avg Precip (In.)3.983.484.313.995.054.985.924.453.623.463.753.7450.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours