Zip Code 26757 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRomney
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hampshire
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:6464
Racial Majority:White 95.6%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$33187
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45300
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range784 - 2254 ft.
Area128 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.31026600, -78.75456500

Zip Code 26757 Description

Zip Code 26757 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 26757 is primarily located in Hampshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 26757 is ROMNEY, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26757 are contained within or border the city limits of Romney, WV, . Zip code 26757 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26757 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26757 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 26757 increased to 6464 from 5873 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26757 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26757 public schools is White. 67.3% of students in 26757 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6330 95.6% 6193 +2%
 Black Or African American 85 1.28% 92 -8%
 Hispanic 134 2.02% 67 +100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 20 -100%
 Asian 9 0.14% 15 -40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 77 0.95% 77 -18%

Zip Code 26757 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.4%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 26757 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population64645873
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households2688
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$33187
Income Under $50K Per Year69.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
26757 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$113902
Average Real Estate Sale Price$79200
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 67d - Northern Dissected Ridges and Knobs
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 26757 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212937475661595240312440
Avg Max Temp (°F)38435365748286847766544364
Avg Precip (In.)2.542.153.062.943.683.33.823.523.152.672.882.3636.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Winchester, VA-WV
CBSA Type26757
CBSA Population127328
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours