Wellsburg Information

Wellsburg Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Wellsburg, WV

General Wellsburg Information

State: West Virginia

County: Brooke County

Close cities: Wheeling, WV, Beech Bottom, WV, Follansbee, WV, Colliers, WV, Bethany, WV, Hooverson Heights, WV, Windsor Heights, WV

Wellsburg Population (census data)
Total 2,612 (-8.3% since 2000)
Male 1,179 (45.1%)
Female 1,433 (54.9%)

Population Density: 2,804 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.6 (US Avg is 100)

Wellsburg Elevation: 667 feet above sea level

Land Area: 0.93 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,597

Zip Codes: 26070.

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Wellsburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Black (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.0%)
  • Italian (17.3%)
  • Irish (17.2%)
  • English (13.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (6.5%)
  • United States (6.3%)

Wellsburg School Information

High Schools
Brooke High School (Cross Creek Road, Wellsburg, WV, 26070 - Brooke County School District District)
Middle Schools
Wellsburg Middle School (1447 Main Street, Wellsburg, WV, 26070 - Brooke County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Franklin Primary School (1305 Washington Pike, Wellsburg, WV, 26070 - Brooke County School District District)
Wellsburg Primary School (15th & Charles Street, Wellsburg, WV, 26070 - Brooke County School District District)

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