ZIP Code 26554 - Fairmont West Virginia

ZIP Code 26554 is located in Fairmont West Virginia. Portions of 26554 are also in White Hall and Pleasant Valley and Barrackville and Monongah. 26554 is primarily within Marion County, with some portions in Monongalia County and Harrison County. Regionally, it is located in the Morgantown Area.

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ZIP Code 26554 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameFairmont
Primary CountyMarion County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)41,983
Area Code(s)304 / 681
Current Time

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26554 Demographics

26554 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 26554 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 26554 is White. The current unemployment level in 26554 is 4.4%.

Population Growth Rate-0.42%
Population Density311 People per Square Mile
Total Households16,999
Percentage High Income Households1.3%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$54,148
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$58,060
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 94.05%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 87.47%

26554 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American360.09%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander10%

26554 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10.02%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander50.1%

26554 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,7336.87%
Bachelor Degree4,53417.97%
High School Diploma9,10836.11%
No High School Diploma2541.01%
GED or Alternate1,5065.97%
1 or More Years of College4,05116.06%
Associates Degree1,7246.83%
Masters Degree1,7296.85%
Professional Degree3991.58%
Doctorate Degree1860.74%

26554 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 26554
RegionsMorgantown Area
Clarksburg-Weston Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreasFairmont, WV
Morgantown, WV
Clarksburg, WV
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area135 Square Miles

26554 Politics

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West Virginia State House of Delegates Districts in 26554

26554 Weather and Climate Data

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

26554 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485661605341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425364738084827665534363
Avg Precip (In.)3.793.284.123.644.294.234.514.33.332.713.353.2344.77

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