Coxs Mills, WV 26342 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26342: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Coxs Mills, WV 26342

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 4
  • Single Family Addresses: 229
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Gilmer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.005, Longitude -80.868
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Coxs Mills, WV 26342 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 752
Population in Households 691
Population in Familes 552
Population in Group Qrtrs 61
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 297
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 197
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 390 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 215 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 82 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 (23.8%)
Median Home Value $90,686
Average Home Value $114,651


Median Household Income $37,393
Average Household Income $49,943
Per Capita Income $21,055
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.11%
Households 0.44% 0.2%
Families 0.25% 0.1%
Median Household Income   -0.43%
Per Capita Income   0.87%
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.

Coxs Mills, WV 26342 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26342 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 # 384 42nd
Population Density1 # 580 13th
Diversity Index2 # 179 74th
Median Household Income # 392 41st
Per Capita Income # 316 53rd

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