Little Birch, WV 26629 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26629: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Little Birch, WV 26629

Acceptable Alternative
Tesla, WV 26629

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 4
  • Single Family Addresses: 166
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Braxton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.566, Longitude -80.708
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Little Birch, WV 26629 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,329
Population in Households 1,329
Population in Familes 1,108
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 536
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 378
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 606 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 404 (66.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 132 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $79,310
Average Home Value $110,025


Median Household Income $39,773
Average Household Income $54,674
Per Capita Income $22,051
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.64% 0.61%
Households 0.55% 0.55%
Families 0.34% 0.47%
Median Household Income   -0.42%
Per Capita Income   1.0%
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.

Little Birch, WV 26629 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26629 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 # 278 58th
Population Density1 # 381 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 286 58th
Median Household Income # 243 64th
Per Capita Income # 233 65th

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