Zip Code 26836 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMoorefield
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hardy
Secondary County: Grant
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:6578
Racial Majority:White 86.29%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.7%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$35120
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39860
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range824 - 2487 ft.
Area246 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.02009964, -78.97013092

Zip Code 26836 Description

Zip Code 26836 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 26836 is primarily located in Hardy County. Portions of 26836 are also located in Grant County. The official US Postal Service name for 26836 is MOOREFIELD, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26836 are contained within or border the city limits of Moorefield, WV, . Zip code 26836 is within area code 304 and area code 681. 26836 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26836 is 6.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 26836 increased to 6578 from 6041 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26836 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26836 public schools is White. 60% of students in 26836 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5632 86.29% 5673 -1%
 Black Or African American 463 7.09% 261 +77%
 Hispanic 331 5.07% 425 -22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.23% 21 -29%
 Asian 9 0.14% 130 -93%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.18% 61 +26%

Zip Code 26836 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.7%
 Black Or African American 3.8%
 Hispanic 5.8%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 26836 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population65786041
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households2680
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
60%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$35120
Income Under $50K Per Year69.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.30%
26836 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
West Virginia District 1David McKinleyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$171508
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100833
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 26836 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212837485660595240312339
Avg Max Temp (°F)40445364748185837767554464
Avg Precip (In.)2.081.842.682.413.63.643.673.493.022.772.56233.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours