Alderson, WV 24910 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 24910: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alderson, WV 24910

Acceptable Alternative
Dawson, WV 24910

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 83
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,353
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Monroe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.732, Longitude -80.661
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24910 has segments in 3 Counties (Greenbrier, Monroe, Summers).

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Alderson, WV 24910 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,963
Population in Households 4,233
Population in Familes 3,384
Population in Group Qrtrs 730
Population Density1 42
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 1,678
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 1,099
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,197 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,216 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 462 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 519 (23.6%)
Median Home Value $113,636
Average Home Value $142,146


Median Household Income $35,213
Average Household Income $46,787
Per Capita Income $18,231
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.03% 0.17%
Households 0.47% 0.32%
Families 0.25% 0.22%
Median Household Income   -0.84%
Per Capita Income   0.73%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Alderson, WV 24910 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24910 to the other 666 ZIP Codes in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 104 85th
Population Density1 # 364 45th
Diversity Index2 # 34 95th
Median Household Income # 457 32nd
Per Capita Income # 534 20th

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