Elkview, WV 25071 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 25071: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Elkview, WV 25071

Acceptable Alternative
Frame, WV 25071

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 227
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,587
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Kanawha County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.456, Longitude -81.469
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 25071 has segments in 2 Counties (Kanawha, Roane).

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Elkview, WV 25071 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,635
Population in Households 11,628
Population in Familes 9,719
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 117
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 4,869
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 3,460
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,162 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,683 (71.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,186 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 293 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $118,230
Average Home Value $137,985


Median Household Income $48,429
Average Household Income $61,353
Per Capita Income $25,685
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.35% 0.11%
Households 0.47% 0.18%
Families 0.27% 0.03%
Median Household Income   0.93%
Per Capita Income   1.14%
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.

Elkview, WV 25071 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 25071 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 # 39 94th
Population Density1 # 188 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 486 26th
Median Household Income # 81 88th
Per Capita Income # 70 90th

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