Sandstone, WV 25985 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 25985: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sandstone, WV 25985

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Summers County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.759, Longitude -80.867
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 7
  • PO Box Addresses: 71
  • Residential Addresses: 162
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 162

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

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Sandstone, WV 25985 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 506
Daytime Population: Workers 40
Daytime Population: Residents 304
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 344
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 506
Population in Familes 409
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $41,003
Average Household Income $54,346
Per Capita Income $24,273


Total Housing Units 280 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 180 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 46 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $81,373
Average Home Value $116,806


Total Households 226
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 150
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 -0.22% -0.52%
Households -0.18% -0.45%
Families -0.36% -0.54%
Median Household Income   1.61%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

Sandstone, WV 25985 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 25985 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 # 450 32nd
Population Density # 536 19th
Diversity Index # 188 71st
Median Household Income # 288 57th
Per Capita Income # 153 77th

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