Glen Dale, WV 26038 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 26038: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Glen Dale, WV 26038

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 101
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,282
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 5
  • County: Marshall County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.957, Longitude -80.744
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Glen Dale, WV 26038 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,806
Population in Households 2,806
Population in Familes 2,342
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 455
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 1,253
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 880
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,343 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 985 (73.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 268 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 90 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $137,791
Average Home Value $163,350


Median Household Income $45,861
Average Household Income $61,640
Per Capita Income $27,525
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.05% -0.17%
Households 0.1% -0.05%
Families -0.09% -0.18%
Median Household Income   1.11%
Per Capita Income   1.61%
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.

Glen Dale, WV 26038 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26038 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 # 164 76th
Population Density1 # 79 88th
Diversity Index2 # 212 68th
Median Household Income # 101 85th
Per Capita Income # 34 95th

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