Palestine, WV 26160 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26160: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Palestine, WV 26160

Acceptable Alternative
Blue Goose, WV 26160
Lynncamp, WV 26160
Sanoma, WV 26160
Somervlle Frk, WV 26160
Sommerville Fork, WV 26160
Two Run, WV 26160

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 3
  • Single Family Addresses: 378
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wirt County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.966, Longitude -81.426
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Palestine, WV 26160 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,048
Population in Households 1,048
Population in Familes 878
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 432
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 312
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 591 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 354 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 78 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 159 (26.9%)
Median Home Value $90,323
Average Home Value $101,201
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,107
Average Household Income $51,911
Per Capita Income $21,398
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.34% 0.36%
Households 0.45% 0.41%
Families 0.31% 0.38%
Median Household Income   2.82%
Per Capita Income   1.04%
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.

Palestine, WV 26160 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26160 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 # 320 52nd
Population Density1 # 575 14th
Diversity Index2 # 215 69th
Median Household Income # 227 66th
Per Capita Income # 288 57th

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