Smithers, WV 25186 ZIP Code Profile

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Longacre, WV | Smithers, WV

ZIP Code 25186: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Smithers, WV 25186

Acceptable Alternative
Longacre, WV 25186

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • County: Fayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.182, Longitude -81.309
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 32
  • PO Box Addresses: 456
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 25186 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 25186 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Smithers, WV 25186 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 784
Population in Households 784
Population in Familes 560
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,711
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $33,020
Average Household Income $46,031
Per Capita Income $23,074


Total Housing Units 471 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 230 (48.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 163 (34.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 78 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $77,717
Average Home Value $134,130


Total Households 393
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 213
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.12% -0.49%
Households -0.18% -0.62%
Families -0.39% -0.76%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   1.83%

Smithers, WV 25186 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 25186 to the other 671 ZIP Codes in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 369 45th
Population Density # 19 97th
Diversity Index # 55 92nd
Median Household Income # 573 15th
Per Capita Income # 264 61st

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