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Wellsburg, West Virginia
Welcome to Wellsburg ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wellsburg has a population of 2,530 people<2> (see below for details).
Wellsburg is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wellsburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Wellsburg: (304) & (681)<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wellsburg had an population of 2,530 people. This is a decrease of 9.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.49% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wellsburg had a population of 2,805 people (which is 11.65% of the total population of Brooke County). This makes Wellsburg the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Wellsburg represents 0.15% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 46th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,805 people, the population of Wellsburg decreased 2.97% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,891 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wellsburg.
Communities Also Named Wellsburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Wellsburg - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, North Dakota and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wellsburg.
Communities near Wellsburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wellsburg.
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 Wellsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wellsburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wellsburg. 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 Wellsburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wellsburg. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wellsburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wellsburg ...
Looking for more information about Wellsburg? 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 Wellsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wellsburg.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020