A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Wellsville, New York
Welcome to Wellsville ...
The location of Wellsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wellsville has a population of 4,375 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wellsville.
Wellsville is 1,500 feet [457 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Wellsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Wellsville ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.wellsvilleareachamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Wellsville, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wellsville had an population of 4,375 people. This is a decrease of 6.5% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.39% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wellsville had a population of 4,679 people (or 9.56% of the total population of Allegany County). This makes Wellsville the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Wellsville represents 0.02% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 504th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,679 people, the population of Wellsville decreased 9.51% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,171 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wellsville.
Adding Wellsville to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Wellsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Wellsville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wellsville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Wellsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Wellsville: This one is located in Allegany County and the other is located in Montgomery County.
Beyond New York, there are 10 communities that are also named Wellsville - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wellsville.
Communities near Wellsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wellsville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wellsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wellsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wellsville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Wellsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wellsville. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wellsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wellsville ...
Looking for more information about Wellsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Wellsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wellsville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wellsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Allegany County: www.alleganyco.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 26 Jan 2021