Hamlin, WV 25523 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 25523: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hamlin, WV 25523

Acceptable Alternative
Sweetland, WV 25523

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lincoln County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.277, Longitude -82.099
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 25523 has segments in 2 Counties (Lincoln, Putnam).

  • Businesses Addresses: 123
  • PO Box Addresses: 194
  • Residential Addresses: 990
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 990

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Hamlin, WV 25523 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,895
Daytime Population: Workers 1,286
Daytime Population: Residents 1,296
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,582
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.36
Population in Households 1,875
Population in Familes 1,521
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density2 76
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $33,886
Average Household Income $48,354
Per Capita Income $20,557


Total Housing Units 941 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 563 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 236 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 142 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $82,031
Average Home Value $110,391


Total Households 799
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 533
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 -0.14% -0.22%
Households -0.19% -0.23%
Families -0.38% -0.34%
Median Household Income   0.49%
Per Capita Income   1.95%

Hamlin, WV 25523 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 25523 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 # 216 68th
Population Density # 246 63rd
Diversity Index # 426 35th
Median Household Income # 537 19th
Per Capita Income # 436 34th

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