Flatwoods, WV 26621 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26621: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Flatwoods, WV 26621

Acceptable Alternative
Corley, WV 26621

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Braxton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.728, Longitude -80.631
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 32
  • PO Box Addresses: 185
  • Residential Addresses: 180
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 180

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

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Flatwoods, WV 26621 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 582
Daytime Population: Workers 167
Daytime Population: Residents 404
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 571
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 508
Population in Familes 409
Population in Group Qrtrs 74
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $33,513
Average Household Income $42,823
Per Capita Income $19,230


Total Housing Units 298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 170 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 (21.8%)
Median Home Value $106,897
Average Home Value $153,088


Total Households 233
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 155
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 0.41% 0.24%
Households 0.48% 0.26%
Families 0.27% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   2.18%

Flatwoods, WV 26621 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26621 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 # 423 36th
Population Density # 423 36th
Diversity Index # 379 43rd
Median Household Income # 547 18th
Per Capita Income # 524 21st

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