Zip Code 26801 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBaker
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hardy
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:1118
Racial Majority:White 100%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$38626
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52240
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time33.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1424 - 2326 ft.
Area97 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.05297900, -78.79758800

Zip Code 26801 Description

Zip Code 26801 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 26801 is primarily located in Hardy County. The official US Postal Service name for 26801 is BAKER, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26801 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 26801 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26801 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26801 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26801 decreased to 1118 from 1262 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26801 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26801 public schools is White. 47.7% of students in 26801 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1176 100% 1089 +8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 14 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -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 9 0% 9 -100%

Zip Code 26801 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.5%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 0.4%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 26801 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population11181262
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households475
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38626
Income Under $50K Per Year63.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.70%
26801 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$130024
Average Real Estate Sale Price$118146
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 26801 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202836455458575038302338
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435262727983827565534462
Avg Precip (In.)2.562.283.082.863.83.733.563.573.483.012.962.3637.25
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours