Zip Code 26296 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWhitmer
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Randolph
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:177
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$34450
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range3078 - 3927 ft.
Area83 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.74428100, -79.61371700

Zip Code 26296 Description

Zip Code 26296 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26296 is primarily located in Randolph County. The official US Postal Service name for 26296 is WHITMER, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26296 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26296 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26296 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26296 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher 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 26296 decreased to 177 from 188 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26296 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26296 public schools is . % of students in 26296 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 235 100% 177 +33%
 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 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 26296 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26296 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population177188
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households84
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$34450
Income Under $50K Per Year70.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.00%
26296 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$598000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143893
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
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 26296 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16182533435055534736282035
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394757677477767060494058
Avg Precip (In.)5.014.14.84.495.735.45.764.74.273.443.744.4255.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours