Creston, WV 26141 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26141: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Creston, WV 26141

Acceptable Alternative
Annamoriah, WV 26141

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wirt County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.962, Longitude -81.258
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26141 has segments in 2 Counties (Calhoun, Wirt).

  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 240
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 240

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

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Creston, WV 26141 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 490
Daytime Population: Workers 2
Daytime Population: Residents 305
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 307
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 487
Population in Familes 386
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $36,099
Average Household Income $47,939
Per Capita Income $20,834


Total Housing Units 327 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 162 (49.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 50 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 115 (35.2%)
Median Home Value $73,585
Average Home Value $93,827


Total Households 212
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 138
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 -0.39% -0.41%
Households -0.32% -0.38%
Families -0.59% -0.44%
Median Household Income   0.81%
Per Capita Income   2.4%

Creston, WV 26141 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26141 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 # 454 32nd
Population Density # 579 13th
Diversity Index # 351 46th
Median Household Income # 484 27th
Per Capita Income # 415 38th

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