Zip Code 26719 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFort Ashby
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mineral
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:2785
Racial Majority:White 99.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 99.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$36101
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57680
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.3 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range682 - 1102 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.49331400, -78.76701200

Zip Code 26719 Description

Zip Code 26719 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 26719 is primarily located in Mineral County. The official US Postal Service name for 26719 is FORT ASHBY, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26719 are contained within or border the city limits of Fort Ashby, WV, . Zip code 26719 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26719 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26719 is 5.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% 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 26719 increased to 2785 from 2542 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26719 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26719 public schools is White. 40.8% of students in 26719 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2382 99.79% 2743 -13%
 Black Or African American 5 0.21% 7 -29%
 Hispanic 0 0% 14 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 7 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 10 0% 10 -100%

Zip Code 26719 Race/Ethnicity

 White 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 0.2%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 26719 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population27852542
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households1135
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36101
Income Under $50K Per Year65.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.30%
26719 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$259214
Average Real Estate Sale Price$97794
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67d - Northern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26719 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223038485761605341322541
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445364748286847766554464
Avg Precip (In.)2.732.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cumberland, MD-WV
CBSA Type26719
CBSA Population100373
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours