New Creek, WV 26743 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26743: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Creek, WV 26743

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mineral County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.32, Longitude -79.047
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 26743 has segments in 2 Counties (Grant, Mineral).

  • Businesses Addresses: 19
  • PO Box Addresses: 94
  • Residential Addresses: 626
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 626

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

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New Creek, WV 26743 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,618
Daytime Population: Workers 142
Daytime Population: Residents 947
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,089
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 1,612
Population in Familes 1,367
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 22
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $41,495
Average Household Income $54,179
Per Capita Income $21,956


Total Housing Units 816 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 554 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 100 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 162 (19.9%)
Median Home Value $148,473
Average Home Value $169,495


Total Households 654
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 474
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 -0.05% -0.15%
Households -0.1% -0.18%
Families -0.12% -0.21%
Median Household Income   0.97%
Per Capita Income   2.02%

New Creek, WV 26743 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26743 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 # 237 64th
Population Density # 499 25th
Diversity Index # 237 64th
Median Household Income # 245 63rd
Per Capita Income # 315 53rd

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