Belington, WV 26250 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26250: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Belington, WV 26250

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Barbour County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.027, Longitude -79.941
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26250 has segments in 2 Counties (Barbour, Randolph).

  • Businesses Addresses: 114
  • PO Box Addresses: 340
  • Residential Addresses: 1,888
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 34
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,854

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 26250 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 26250 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Belington, WV 26250 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,945
Population in Households 5,797
Population in Familes 4,814
Population in Group Qrtrs 148
Population Density2 67
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $37,338
Average Household Income $45,625
Per Capita Income $17,760


Total Housing Units 2,672 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,728 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 533 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 411 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $96,312
Average Home Value $120,486


Total Households 2,261
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 1,632
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.2% 0.05%
Households -0.09% -0.04%
Families -0.19% -0.11%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   1.78%

Belington, WV 26250 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26250 to the other 671 ZIP Codes in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 91 86th
Population Density # 268 60th
Diversity Index # 394 42nd
Median Household Income # 466 31st
Per Capita Income # 596 11th

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