ZIP Code 26542 has segments in 2 Counties (Monongalia, Preston).
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Database updated: January 1, 2023, Maps updated: August 12, 2022.
|Total Population||2,622 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,622 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,143 (81.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$57,674|
|Average Household Income||$83,878|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$35,146|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,238 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||979 (79.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||114 ( 9.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,250|
|Average Home Value||$210,685|
|Housing Affordability Index3||191|
|Average Household Size||2.40|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.70%|
|Per Capita Income||3.09%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.08%|
The table below compares 26542 to the other 668 ZIP Codes in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 152||77th|
|Population Density||# 208||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 110||84th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 289||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 61||91st|
|Diversity Index||# 248||63rd|
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