Walker, WV 26180 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26180: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Walker, WV 26180

Acceptable Alternative
Freeport, WV 26180

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wood County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.182, Longitude -81.368
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26180 has segments in 2 Counties (Wirt, Wood).

  • Businesses Addresses: 18
  • PO Box Addresses: 11
  • Residential Addresses: 1,027
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,027

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

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Walker, WV 26180 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,567
Daytime Population: Workers 228
Daytime Population: Residents 1,711
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,939
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 2,506
Population in Familes 2,122
Population in Group Qrtrs 61
Population Density2 36
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $40,985
Average Household Income $50,416
Per Capita Income $20,421


Total Housing Units 1,232 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 869 (70.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 151 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 212 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $105,296
Average Home Value $123,964


Total Households 1,020
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 756
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 -0.51% -0.23%
Households -0.53% -0.28%
Families -0.66% -0.35%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   1.97%

Walker, WV 26180 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26180 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 # 170 75th
Population Density # 401 40th
Diversity Index # 320 53rd
Median Household Income # 291 56th
Per Capita Income # 449 32nd

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