Zip Code 26716 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEglon
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Preston
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:706
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$26687
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42570
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time34.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range2457 - 2946 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.26222800, -79.51857000

Zip Code 26716 Description

Zip Code 26716 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 26716 is primarily located in Preston County. The official US Postal Service name for 26716 is EGLON, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26716 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26716 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26716 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26716 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 26716 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26716 public schools is . % of students in 26716 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 876 100% 693 +26%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 6 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 26716 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26716 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population706706
Male Population52.40%
Female Population47.60%
Total Households290
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26687
Income Under $50K Per Year82.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year13.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.50%
26716 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$153380
Average Real Estate Sale Price$135169
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67d - Northern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 26716 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182534435256554937292136
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384858687578777161494058
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.594.364.395.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Morgantown, WV
CBSA Type26716
CBSA Population122714
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours