Zip Code 26624 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGassaway
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Braxton
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:2950
Racial Majority:White 97.46%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.9%
Median Household Income$30075
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48430
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time31.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range994 - 1342 ft.
Area85 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.72068100, -80.81207800

Zip Code 26624 Description

Zip Code 26624 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 26624 is primarily located in Braxton County. The official US Postal Service name for 26624 is GASSAWAY, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26624 are contained within or border the city limits of Gassaway, WV, Sutton, WV, . Zip code 26624 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26624 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26624 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 26624 decreased to 2950 from 3003 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26624 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26624 public schools is White. 61.9% of students in 26624 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2688 97.46% 2889 -7%
 Black Or African American 23 0.83% 12 +92%
 Hispanic 6 0.22% 10 -40%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 22 0.8% 6 +267%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 29 0.69% 29 -34%

Zip Code 26624 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.4%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 26624 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population29503003
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households1304
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30075
Income Under $50K Per Year69.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
26624 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$102091
Average Real Estate Sale Price$77294
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 26624 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223038485863615541322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465666758285837768574665
Avg Precip (In.)3.573.284.173.834.644.765.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours