Yellow Spring, WV 26865 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26865: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Yellow Spring, WV 26865

Acceptable Alternative
Lehew, WV 26865

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 18
  • Single Family Addresses: 190
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Hampshire County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.199, Longitude -78.438
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Yellow Spring, WV 26865 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 843
Population in Households 841
Population in Familes 677
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 20
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 358
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 242
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 611 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 294 (48.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 64 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 253 (41.4%)
Median Home Value $150,000
Average Home Value $172,449


Median Household Income $48,136
Average Household Income $59,186
Per Capita Income $25,175
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.29% 0.84%
Households 1.41% 0.88%
Families 1.17% 0.81%
Median Household Income   -0.27%
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.

Yellow Spring, WV 26865 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26865 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 # 359 46th
Population Density1 # 515 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 182 73rd
Median Household Income # 82 88th
Per Capita Income # 84 88th

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