Marlinton, WV 24954 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24954: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Marlinton, WV 24954

Acceptable Alternative
Minehaha Spgs, WV 24954
Minnehaha Springs, WV 24954

Not Acceptable, USPS
Minnehaha, WV 24954

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 181
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,611
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 15
  • County: Pocahontas County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.212, Longitude -80.056
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Marlinton, WV 24954 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,305
Population in Households 4,228
Population in Familes 3,206
Population in Group Qrtrs 77
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 1,847
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 1,137
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,334 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,380 (41.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 467 (14.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,487 (44.6%)
Median Home Value $121,767
Average Home Value $154,239


Median Household Income $33,582
Average Household Income $44,720
Per Capita Income $19,481
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.4%
Households 0.24% 0.31%
Families 0.01% 0.16%
Median Household Income   -0.01%
Per Capita Income   0.69%
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.

Marlinton, WV 24954 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24954 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 # 121 82nd
Population Density1 # 601 10th
Diversity Index2 # 279 57th
Median Household Income # 501 25th
Per Capita Income # 446 33rd

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