Riverton, WV 26814 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 26814: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Riverton, WV 26814

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Pendleton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.699, Longitude -79.498
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 13
  • PO Box Addresses: 40
  • 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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Riverton, WV 26814 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 447
Daytime Population: Workers 236
Daytime Population: Residents 279
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 515
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.15
Population in Households 442
Population in Familes 351
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $33,657
Average Household Income $44,188
Per Capita Income $20,133


Total Housing Units 282 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 170 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 32 (11.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 80 (28.4%)
Median Home Value $94,531
Average Home Value $160,294


Total Households 202
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 130
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 -0.39% -0.59%
Households -0.2% -0.6%
Families -0.42% -0.62%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   2.43%

Riverton, WV 26814 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 26814 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 # 466 30th
Population Density # 623 6th
Diversity Index # 583 11th
Median Household Income # 543 18th
Per Capita Income # 467 30th

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