Wellsville, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Wellsville, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Wellsville had a population of 259 as of July 1, 2015. Wellsville ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Wellsville is located at latitude 40.0513 and longitude -76.9407 in York County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Wellsville (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. York County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 522 feet.

The Borough of Wellsville (GNIS ID: 1215764) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wellsville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Wellsville, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 259
Population in Households 259
Population in Familes 212
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,794
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 126
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 88
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 132 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 101 (76.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 24 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $184,000
Average Home Value $214,951


Median Household Income $62,050
Average Household Income $81,396
Per Capita Income $33,830
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.3% 0.91%
Households 1.42% 0.93%
Families 5.94% 0.89%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.43%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Wellsville, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wellsville to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1560 12th
Population Density1 # 758 57th
Diversity Index2 # 1342 24th
Median Household Income # 372 79th
Per Capita Income # 217 88th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.