Living in Wellsburg, WV

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Wellsburg SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
1
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
7

Wellsburg, WV Crime Report

23
Total Crimes
898.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-65.02%
Below National Average

Wellsburg, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
2,624
Unemployment
1.2%
Poverty
20.8%
Median Home
$85,900
Median Income
$33,711
Median Rent
$578

Wellsburg, WV Photos

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Rankings for Wellsburg in West Virginia

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Map Of Wellsburg, WV

Population over time in Wellsburg

Year Population % Change
2017 2,624 -1.7%
2016 2,669 -1.9%
2015 2,720 -0.9%
2014 2,746 -0.6%
2013 2,763 -0.5%
2012 2,778 -0.5%
2011 2,791 -0.4%
2010 2,801 -0.5%
2009 2,816 -
Crime/100k Wellsburg WV USA
Violent Crime 39.1 289.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 39.1 31.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0.0 218.5 246.8
Property Crime 859.4 1485.6 2199.5
Burglary 78.1 296.5 376.0
Larceny 664.1 1049.6 1594.6
Car Theft 117.2 139.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Wellsburg

White
100.0% (2,624)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Wellsburg WV USA
White 100.0% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Wellsburg, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
15.6% (40,857)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (11,701)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.4% (48,394)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.8% (33,518)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (38,279)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (46,014)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.8% (12,693)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (24,197)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (6,743)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Wellsburg WV USA
Less than $10,000 15.6% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.4% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.8% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.8% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Wellsburg

Female
52.3% (1,372)
Male
47.7% (1,251)
Gender Wellsburg WV USA
Female 52.3% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wellsburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (78)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (236)
High School / GED
42.0% (1,102)
Some College
14.0% (367)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (262)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (288)
Master's Degree
10.0% (262)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (26)
Education Wellsburg WV USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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