Montrose, WV 26283 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26283: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Montrose, WV 26283

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Randolph County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.113, Longitude -79.784
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26283 has segments in 3 Counties (Barbour, Randolph, Tucker).

  • Businesses Addresses: 27
  • PO Box Addresses: 41
  • Residential Addresses: 685
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 685

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

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Montrose, WV 26283 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,257
Population in Households 1,257
Population in Familes 1,053
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 22
Diversity Index2 4


Median Household Income $40,323
Average Household Income $52,682
Per Capita Income $21,835


Total Housing Units 742 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 451 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 ( 9.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 221 (29.8%)
Median Home Value $98,214
Average Home Value $140,909


Total Households 521
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 382
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.1% -0.14%
Households 0.07% -0.15%
Families -0.03% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.79%

Montrose, WV 26283 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26283 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 # 275 59th
Population Density # 510 24th
Diversity Index # 567 16th
Median Household Income # 355 47th
Per Capita Income # 365 46th

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