Zip Code 26629 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLittle Birch
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Braxton
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:309
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:7.9%
Median Household Income$25000
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38250
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1339 - 1532 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.58260600, -80.70255400

Zip Code 26629 Description

Zip Code 26629 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 26629 is primarily located in Braxton County. The official US Postal Service name for 26629 is LITTLE BIRCH, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26629 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26629 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26629 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26629 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 26629 increased to 309 from 274 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26629 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26629 public schools is . % of students in 26629 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 362 100% 306 +18%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 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 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 26629 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26629 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population309274
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households131
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$25000
Income Under $50K Per Year76.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.20%
26629 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$110000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$83164
Current Unemployment Level 7.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.2%
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26601 - Sutton
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 69a - Forested Hills and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26629 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485762605441322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465566748184837767564565
Avg Precip (In.)3.983.394.184.024.955.574.793.943.313.953.8650.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours