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Zip Code 24801 - Welch, West Virginia

Primary CityWelch, West Virginia
Area of Zip Code 2480155.04 sq mi
Male Population1,682 (52.1%)
Female Population1,546 (47.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +43.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -27.4%
Median Age42.9 years
Male Median Age39.5 years
Female Median Age46.7 years
Area Codes304
Local TimeTuesday 9:23 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Coordinates37.4426319380409° / -81.57761326182766°
Related Zip Codes248082481124813248152481624817

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Zip Code 24801 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density40.9 / mi²59.4 / mi²80.8 / mi²58.6 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Racial demographics for Zip Code 24801

 White: 83.5%
 Black Or African American: 15.2%
 Hispanic or Latino: 0.8%
 Asian: 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.2%
 Other: 0.2%

24801 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 27.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 24801+43.3%-1.3%-27.4%
West Virginia+13.3%+7.5%+2.5%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 24801 Median Age

Median Age: 42.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 2480142.9 years46.7 years39.5 years
West Virginia41.4 years42.7 years40 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 24801 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 59293185
85 Plus304878
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 24801 Population Density

Population Density: 58.6 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 248013,22855.04 sq mi58.6 / mi²
West Virginia1.9 million24,230.1 sq mi77.2 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 24801

Households in 248012,738
People per Household2.28
Average House Value$28,100
Income per Household$19,115

Business Concentration in Zip Code 24801

24801 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 15.5%
 Community & Government: 13.7%
 Shopping: 10.8%
 Religion: 10.7%
 Professional Services: 6.3%
 Restaurants: 6.1%
 Education: 5.8%
 Industry: 5.5%
 Local Services: 5.4%
 Other: 20.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair64.51.9
Gas stations1127.9 years4.23.4
Beauty salons525.1 years5.01.5
Hairdressers525.1 years5.01.5
Courts of law65.01.9
Government agencies1536.1 years3.64.6
Public administration4039 years3.212.4
Social work1125.8 years4.33.4
Convenience stores54.71.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets727.2 years4.22.2
Real estate51.5
Other membership organizations657.3 years4.41.9
Wholesale of machinery55.01.5
Cemeteries and crematoriums55.01.5
Health and medical4035.3 years3.412.4
Medical clinics548.3 years3.31.5
Physicians and surgeons113.4
Accountants724.5 years3.72.2
Lawyers legal625.3 years5.01.9
Scientific and technical services61.9
Churches3842.9 years4.411.8
Pharmacies and drug stores74.42.2
Shopping other631.5 years4.21.9

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Zip Code 24801 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 2480157,939 t17.9 t1,052 t/mi²
West Virginia36,783,545 t19.7 t1,518 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Zip Code 24801 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)57,939 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita17.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (7)
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
9/13/1710:33 AM3.277.5 km17,770 m16km N of Pearisburg,
7/18/162:53 AM3.736 kmNone11km NNW of Richlands,
12/3/113:12 AM3.146.8 km1,000 mWest
11/23/062:42 AM4.347.4 kmNoneWest
11/2/069:53 AM4.340.6 km1,000 mWest
10/28/972:36 AM3.450.4 km1,000 mWest
6/29/9612:30 PM4.143.5 km1,000 mWest
6/25/955:36 PM3.178 km5,000 mVirginia-North Carolina border
2/11/946:40 PM3.480.6 km5,000 mVirginia-North Carolina border
6/28/9111:34 AM3.292.8 km5,000 mWest

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Primary City

Welch is a city located in McDowell County in the State of West Virginia. The population was 2,406 at the 2010 census. Incorporated as a city in 1893, it is the county seat of McDowell County.   ︎  Welch, West Virginia Wikipedia Page

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