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, 2017)


Total Population 8,347
Population in Households 7,643
Population in Familes 6,177
Population in Group Qrtrs 704
Population Density1 178
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 3,277
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 2,172
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,681 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,440 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 837 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 404 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $83,502
Average Home Value $104,549


Median Household Income $44,788
Average Household Income $57,356
Per Capita Income $23,820
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.07% -0.19%
Households 0.08% -0.21%
Families -0.03% -0.31%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
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.