ZIP Code 26542 has segments in 2 Counties (Monongalia, Preston).
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Database updated: October 1, 2021, Maps updated: May 5, 2021.
|Total Population||2,499 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,499 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,032 (81.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$56,211|
|Average Household Income||$74,816|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$32,184|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,229 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||897 (73.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||178 (14.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||154 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$138,816|
|Average Home Value||$183,333|
|Housing Affordability Index3||261|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.98%|
|Per Capita Income||2.61%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.31%|
The table below compares 26542 to the other 671 ZIP Codes in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 177||74th|
|Population Density||# 235||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 85||87th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 359||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 59||92nd|
|Diversity Index||# 368||46th|
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