Wellsburg District WV Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Wellsburg District, WV

The Wellsburg District is a County Subdivision of Brooke County. The subdivision has a Z1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Wellsburg District is a nonfunctioning county subdivision.

Also See: Brooke County Data | Cities in Brooke County | County Subdivisions in Brooke County

Wellsburg District Boundary Map


Wellsburg District Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 8,126
Population in Households 7,439
Population in Familes 5,996
Population in Group Qrtrs 687
Population Density1 173
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 3,180
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 2,110
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,599 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,251 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 929 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 419 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $87,888
Average Home Value $112,800


Median Household Income $49,677
Average Household Income $61,442
Per Capita Income $25,332
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.26% -0.51%
Households -0.29% -0.59%
Families -0.38% -0.68%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
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.