Zip Code 26588 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRivesville
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Marion
Secondary County: Monongalia
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:2611
Racial Majority:White 96.57%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$36500
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50560
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1043 - 1309 ft.
Area28 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.57435100, -80.14648800

Zip Code 26588 Description

Zip Code 26588 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Clarksburg - Weston metro area. Zip code 26588 is primarily located in Marion County. Portions of 26588 are also located in Monongalia County. The official US Postal Service name for 26588 is RIVESVILLE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26588 are contained within or border the city limits of Grant Town, WV, Rivesville, WV, . Zip code 26588 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26588 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26588 is 5.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% 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 26588 increased to 2611 from 2541 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26588 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26588 public schools is White. 61.8% of students in 26588 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2843 96.57% 2562 +11%
 Black Or African American 98 3.33% 11 +791%
 Hispanic 3 0.1% 8 -63%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 19 0% 19 -100%

Zip Code 26588 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.9%
 Black Or African American 4.3%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 26588 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population26112541
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households1103
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36500
Income Under $50K Per Year62.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
26588 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$70500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138084
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26588 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223038485761605341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425364738084827665534363
Avg Precip (In.)3.733.254.13.634.224.244.444.283.352.73.323.2244.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fairmont, WV
CBSA Type26588
CBSA Population56379
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours