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Welcome to Wellsville ...

Wellsville is located in York County<1>.

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 254 people<3> (see below for details).

Wellsville is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Wellsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Wellsville is located in the (717) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wellsville had an population of 254 people. This is an increase of 4.96% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wellsville had a population of 242 people. This makes Wellsville the county's 36th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 242 people, the population of Wellsville decreased 13.26% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 279 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wellsville.

Communities Also Named Wellsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Wellsville - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, New York (2), Ohio, 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.

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
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    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Wellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,271 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<6>
  • York [York County]
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    • York [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Wellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,932 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Wellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,198 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<6>
  • Hanover [York County]
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    • Hanover [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Wellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,719 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
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      • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Wellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,445 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Wellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,594 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Wellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
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      • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Wellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,905 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<6>
    • New Cumberland [Cumberland County]
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      • New Cumberland [Cumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Wellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Cumberland<6>
    • Steelton [Dauphin County]
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      • Steelton [Dauphin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Wellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steelton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelton<6>

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. 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 ...

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About York County

About Pennsylvania

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 York County: www.york-county.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wellsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wellsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wellsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wellsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wellsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wellsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0565, Longitude: -76.9455       In this case, the coordinates for Wellsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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