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Wellsburg, West Virginia
Welcome to Wellsburg ...
The location of Wellsburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Wellsburg has a population of 2,589 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
Area codes for Wellsburg: (304) & (681)<4>
Population Details ...
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 total 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 (which had a count of 2,891 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wellsburg had an population of 2,589 people. This is a decrease of 7.7% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.45% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wellsburg.
Communities near Wellsburg ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wellsburg and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019