Smithfield, WV 26437 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26437: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Smithfield, WV 26437

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wetzel County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.505, Longitude -80.567
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26437 has segments in 2 Counties (Marion, Wetzel).

  • Businesses Addresses: 9
  • PO Box Addresses: 46
  • Residential Addresses: 188
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 188

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

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Smithfield, WV 26437 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 501
Daytime Population: Workers 46
Daytime Population: Residents 350
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 396
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 501
Population in Familes 411
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $38,916
Average Household Income $53,595
Per Capita Income $21,074


Total Housing Units 281 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 144 (51.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 53 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 84 (29.9%)
Median Home Value $63,889
Average Home Value $102,604


Total Households 197
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 135
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 -0.64% -0.98%
Households -0.55% -0.93%
Families -0.79% -0.91%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.63%

Smithfield, WV 26437 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26437 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 # 451 32nd
Population Density # 602 9th
Diversity Index # 582 13th
Median Household Income # 380 43rd
Per Capita Income # 395 41st

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