Zip Code 26621 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFlatwoods
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Braxton
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:757
Racial Majority:White 94.61%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.6%
Unemployment Rate:7.9%
Median Household Income$33880
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49640
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.5 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1030 - 1575 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.72898300, -80.58877700

Zip Code 26621 Description

Zip Code 26621 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 26621 is primarily located in Braxton County. The official US Postal Service name for 26621 is FLATWOODS, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26621 are contained within or border the city limits of Flatwoods, WV, . Zip code 26621 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26621 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26621 is 7.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% 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 26621 decreased to 757 from 932 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26621 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26621 public schools is White. 58.5% of students in 26621 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 860 94.61% 746 +15%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 1 0.11% 4 -75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 4 5.28% 4 +1100%

Zip Code 26621 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.6%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 26621 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population757932
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households301
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33880
Income Under $50K Per Year71.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
26621 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$94000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$43065
Current Unemployment Level 7.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.2%
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 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26621 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485762615441322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465666758285837768574665
Avg Precip (In.)3.773.264.093.864.644.95.414.553.93.123.793.7249.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours