Pickens, WV 26230 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26230: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pickens, WV 26230

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Randolph County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.659, Longitude -80.204
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26230 has segments in 2 Counties (Randolph, Webster).

  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • PO Box Addresses: 29
  • Residential Addresses: 64
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 64

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

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Pickens, WV 26230 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 207
Daytime Population: Workers 23
Daytime Population: Residents 117
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 140
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 207
Population in Familes 174
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $45,266
Average Household Income $52,774
Per Capita Income $22,690


Total Housing Units 217 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (34.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 ( 6.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 128 (59.0%)
Median Home Value $92,105
Average Home Value $110,811


Total Households 89
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 62
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 0.13% 0.1%
Households 0.16% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   1.56%

Pickens, WV 26230 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26230 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 # 562 15th
Population Density # 645 3rd
Diversity Index # 382 41st
Median Household Income # 128 81st
Per Capita Income # 253 62nd

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