Zip Code 26444 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTunnelton
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Preston
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:3639
Racial Majority:White 99.11%
Public School Racial Majority:White 99.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$28187
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43910
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time39.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1549 - 2333 ft.
Area57 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.36192400, -79.76419300

Zip Code 26444 Description

Zip Code 26444 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 26444 is primarily located in Preston County. The official US Postal Service name for 26444 is TUNNELTON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26444 are contained within or border the city limits of Tunnelton, WV, Rowlesburg, WV, . Zip code 26444 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26444 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26444 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 26444 increased to 3639 from 3245 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26444 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26444 public schools is White. 15.1% of students in 26444 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3881 99.11% 3574 +9%
 Black Or African American 2 0.05% 2 +0%
 Hispanic 9 0.23% 19 -53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 24 0.61% 2 +1100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 30 0% 30 -100%

Zip Code 26444 Race/Ethnicity

 White 99.6%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 26444 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population36393245
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households1449
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$28187
Income Under $50K Per Year80.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.40%
26444 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$75000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$90866
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69b - Uplands and Valleys of Mixed Land Use
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26444 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202735455459585139312338
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415162717881807564524261
Avg Precip (In.)4.323.934.614.665.195.425.724.664.13.674.314.3654.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Morgantown, WV
CBSA Type26444
CBSA Population122714
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours