Proctor, WV 26055 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 26055: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Proctor, WV 26055

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Marshall County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.72, Longitude -80.752
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26055 has segments in 2 Counties (Marshall, Wetzel).

  • Businesses Addresses: 30
  • PO Box Addresses: 16
  • Residential Addresses: 731
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 731

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

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Proctor, WV 26055 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,117
Daytime Population: Workers 278
Daytime Population: Residents 1,268
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,546
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 2,075
Population in Familes 1,762
Population in Group Qrtrs 42
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 4


Median Household Income $41,439
Average Household Income $54,195
Per Capita Income $21,908


Total Housing Units 1,044 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 700 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 143 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 201 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $79,848
Average Home Value $107,286


Total Households 843
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 625
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 -0.21% -0.5%
Households -0.16% -0.48%
Families -0.33% -0.55%
Median Household Income   0.91%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Proctor, WV 26055 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26055 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 # 197 70th
Population Density # 490 26th
Diversity Index # 487 26th
Median Household Income # 253 62nd
Per Capita Income # 321 52nd

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