Talcott, WV 24981 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 24981: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Talcott, WV 24981

Acceptable Alternative
Ballengee, WV 24981

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 19
  • Single Family Addresses: 138
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Summers County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.649, Longitude -80.742
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 24981 has segments in 2 Counties (Monroe, Summers).

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Talcott, WV 24981 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 688
Population in Households 550
Population in Familes 442
Population in Group Qrtrs 138
Population Density1 60
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 308
Average Household Size 1.79
Family Households 206
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 586 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 236 (40.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 72 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 278 (47.4%)
Median Home Value $97,015
Average Home Value $123,835


Median Household Income $31,108
Average Household Income $43,330
Per Capita Income $22,687
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.23% -0.29%
Households -0.15% -0.33%
Families -0.38% -0.39%
Median Household Income   -0.7%
Per Capita Income   0.63%
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.

Talcott, WV 24981 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 24981 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 # 403 40th
Population Density1 # 295 56th
Diversity Index2 # 22 97th
Median Household Income # 559 16th
Per Capita Income # 198 70th

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