Lansing, WV 25862 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 25862: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lansing, WV 25862

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 26
  • Single Family Addresses: 35
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Fayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.111, Longitude -81.03
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lansing, WV 25862 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 522
Daytime Population: Workers 1,072
Daytime Population: Residents 354
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,426
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.73
Population in Households 522
Population in Familes 430
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $39,512
Average Household Income $49,523
Per Capita Income $20,682


Total Housing Units 256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 174 (68.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 44 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 38 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $74,648
Average Home Value $100,431


Total Households 218
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 149
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.08% -0.27%
Households -0.19% -0.28%
Families -0.36% -0.41%
Median Household Income   0.42%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Lansing, WV 25862 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 25862 to the other 663 ZIP Codes in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 442 33rd
Population Density # 349 48th
Diversity Index # 404 38th
Median Household Income # 355 47th
Per Capita Income # 426 36th

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