Baxter, WV 26560 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26560: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baxter, WV 26560

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1
  • Single Family Addresses: 69
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Marion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.537, Longitude -80.146
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Baxter, WV 26560 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 120
Population in Households 120
Population in Familes 98
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,093
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 50
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 35
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 57 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 41 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 (15.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $109,375
Average Home Value $130,488


Median Household Income $38,352
Average Household Income $53,938
Per Capita Income $22,474
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.5%
Households 0.32% 0.4%
Families 0.46% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.49%
Per Capita Income   0.99%
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.

Baxter, WV 26560 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26560 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 # 588 12th
Population Density1 # 36 95th
Diversity Index2 # 136 80th
Median Household Income # 346 48th
Per Capita Income # 214 68th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.