Zip Code 26851 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWardensville
Zip Code StateWest Virginia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hardy
Area Code304 / 681
Current Population:2180
Racial Majority:White 97.41%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$42302
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47560
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time32.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1040 - 2431 ft.
Area105 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.04090900, -78.63663700

Zip Code 26851 Description

Zip Code 26851 is located in the state of West Virginia in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 26851 is primarily located in Hardy County. The official US Postal Service name for 26851 is WARDENSVILLE, West Virginia. Portions of zip code 26851 are contained within or border the city limits of Wardensville, WV, . Zip code 26851 is within area code 681 and area code 304. 26851 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in West Virginia.

The current unemployment level in 26851 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 26851 increased to 2180 from 1908 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 26851 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 26851 public schools is . % of students in 26851 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2407 97.41% 2119 +14%
 Black Or African American 6 0.24% 26 -77%
 Hispanic 55 2.23% 14 +293%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 8 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.12% 12 -75%

Zip Code 26851 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 26851 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21801908
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households926
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42302
Income Under $50K Per Year58.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.00%
26851 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
West Virginia District 2Alex MooneyRepublican
West Virginia District 6
Related Maps: Map of All West Virginia Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$212069
Average Real Estate Sale Price$78333
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
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 26851 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202836465459575038302338
Avg Max Temp (°F)40435263728084837666554463
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours