Ridgeley, WV 26753 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26753: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ridgeley, WV 26753

Acceptable Alternative
Carpendale, WV 26753
Patterson Creek, WV 26753
Patterson Crk, WV 26753

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 131
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,281
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Mineral County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.601, Longitude -78.784
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ridgeley, WV 26753 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7,083
Population in Households 7,050
Population in Familes 6,012
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density1 146
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 2,865
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 2,089
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,074 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,396 (77.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 469 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 209 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $142,643
Average Home Value $171,306


Median Household Income $43,776
Average Household Income $59,886
Per Capita Income $24,299
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.14%
Households 0.4% 0.13%
Families 0.23% 0.03%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   1.27%
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.

Ridgeley, WV 26753 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26753 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 # 72 89th
Population Density1 # 163 76th
Diversity Index2 # 394 41st
Median Household Income # 139 79th
Per Capita Income # 119 82nd

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