Crab Orchard, WV 25827 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 25827: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Crab Orchard, WV 25827

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Raleigh County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.736, Longitude -81.231
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 82
  • PO Box Addresses: 787
  • Residential Addresses: 553
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 553

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

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Crab Orchard, WV 25827 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,397
Daytime Population: Workers 923
Daytime Population: Residents 2,211
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,134
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 3,394
Population in Familes 2,814
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 318
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $43,367
Average Household Income $54,281
Per Capita Income $22,654


Total Housing Units 1,594 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,100 (69.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 317 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 177 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $96,532
Average Home Value $108,932


Total Households 1,417
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 976
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 0.54% 0.02%
Households 0.48% 0.0%
Families 0.27% -0.14%
Median Household Income   0.92%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Crab Orchard, WV 25827 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 25827 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 # 138 79th
Population Density # 111 83rd
Diversity Index # 286 57th
Median Household Income # 166 75th
Per Capita Income # 256 62nd

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