ZIP Code 26501 - Morgantown West Virginia

ZIP Code 26501 is located in Morgantown West Virginia. Portions of 26501 are also in Westover and Cassville and Booth and Granville. 26501 is entirely within Monongalia County. Regionally, it is located in the Morgantown Area.

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ZIP Code 26501 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameMorgantown
Primary CountyMonongalia County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)19,219
Area Code(s)304 / 681
Current Time

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26501 Demographics

26501 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in West Virginia based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 26501 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 26501 is White. The current unemployment level in 26501 is 3.2%.

Population Growth Rate-6.26%
Population Density319 People per Square Mile
Total Households7,556
Percentage High Income Households2.8%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$55,413
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$61,330
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)3.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 90.21%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 84.39%

26501 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.02%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander10.01%

26501 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American50.14%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander30.08%

26501 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College7586.24%
Bachelor Degree2,04116.81%
High School Diploma3,60929.73%
No High School Diploma2031.67%
GED or Alternate1,1119.15%
1 or More Years of College1,57612.98%
Associates Degree7045.8%
Masters Degree1,41811.68%
Professional Degree2842.34%
Doctorate Degree4373.6%

26501 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 26501
RegionMorgantown Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaMorgantown, WV
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area60 Square Miles

26501 Politics

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West Virginia State House of Delegates Districts in 26501

26501 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateMay 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion70b - Monongahela Transition Zone

26501 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233039485762615442342641
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425363738083827665534363
Avg Precip (In.)3.272.863.823.644.354.244.454.073.482.813.453.2243.66

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