New Creek, WV 26743 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26743: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Creek, WV 26743

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • Single Family Addresses: 615
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Mineral County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.32, Longitude -79.047
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26743 has segments in 2 Counties (Grant, Mineral).

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New Creek, WV 26743 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,099
Population in Households 2,096
Population in Familes 1,760
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 26
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 870
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 619
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,050 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 725 (69.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 145 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 180 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $148,628
Average Home Value $173,966


Median Household Income $40,830
Average Household Income $53,561
Per Capita Income $22,225
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.28% 0.1%
Households 0.3% 0.11%
Families 0.13% 0.03%
Median Household Income   0.24%
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.

New Creek, WV 26743 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26743 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 # 205 69th
Population Density1 # 480 28th
Diversity Index2 # 176 74th
Median Household Income # 204 70th
Per Capita Income # 223 67th

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