Powellton, WV 25161 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Powellton, WV

Camera Icon Photos of the local Powellton, WV area

ZIP Code 25161: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Powellton, WV 25161

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Fayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.097, Longitude -81.323
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • PO Box Addresses: 111
  • Residential Addresses: 100
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 100

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


25161 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Powellton, WV 25161 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 862
Daytime Population: Workers 59
Daytime Population: Residents 550
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 609
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 862
Population in Familes 726
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 30
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $40,956
Average Household Income $50,398
Per Capita Income $19,411


Total Housing Units 375 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 267 (71.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 65 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 43 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $51,966
Average Home Value $75,655


Total Households 332
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 242
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.11% -0.21%
Households -0.21% -0.3%
Families -0.45% -0.42%
Median Household Income   0.69%
Per Capita Income   1.74%

Powellton, WV 25161 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 25161 to the other 663 ZIP Codes in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 343 48th
Population Density # 440 34th
Diversity Index # 71 90th
Median Household Income # 292 56th
Per Capita Income # 514 23rd

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

West Virginia Research Tools

West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare West Virginia Census Data
Highest or Lowest: