Zip Code 26704 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAugusta
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hampshire
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:5663
Racial Majority:White 95.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$35606
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46200
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time42.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range965 - 1677 ft.
Area68 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.29794800, -78.58590100

Zip Code 26704 Description

Zip Code 26704 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 26704 is primarily located in Hampshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 26704 is AUGUSTA, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26704 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26704 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26704 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26704 is 4.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% 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 26704 increased to 5663 from 4728 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26704 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26704 public schools is White. 65.5% of students in 26704 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5782 95.63% 5493 +5%
 Black Or African American 66 1.09% 53 +25%
 Hispanic 40 0.66% 47 -15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 8 0.13% 6 +33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 53 2.48% 53 +183%

Zip Code 26704 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.8%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 26704 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population56634728
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households2091
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35606
Income Under $50K Per Year66.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.80%
26704 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$172102
Average Real Estate Sale Price$101976
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26704 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475560585139312339
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435264738185837766544363
Avg Precip (In.)2.582.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winchester, VA-WV
CBSA Type26704
CBSA Population127328
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours