Zip Code 26581 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLittleton
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wetzel
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:1104
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.7%
Median Household Income$33775
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54190
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time53.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1066 - 1316 ft.
Area46 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.66571500, -80.56555300

Zip Code 26581 Description

Zip Code 26581 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Wheeling metro area. Zip code 26581 is primarily located in Wetzel County. The official US Postal Service name for 26581 is LITTLETON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26581 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26581 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26581 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26581 is 7.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26581 increased to 1104 from 740 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26581 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26581 public schools is . % of students in 26581 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1008 100% 1087 -7%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 12 -100%
 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 5 0% 5 -100%

Zip Code 26581 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26581 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1104740
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households426
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33775
Income Under $50K Per Year66.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.30%
26581 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$70000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$66969
Current Unemployment Level 7.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 70a - Permian Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26581 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19202837475661595240312439
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425465748284837766534464
Avg Precip (In.)3.913.384.133.814.634.534.894.323.582.833.683.5847.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours