Wellsburg, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 631. Estimated population in July 2005: 613 (-2.9% change)
Males: 317 (50.2%), Females: 314 (49.8%)

Chemung County

Zip code: 14894

Median resident age: 37.9 years
Median household income: $34,135 (year 2000)
Median house value: $56,700 (year 2000)

Races in Wellsburg:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)

Ancestries: Irish (19.8%), German (17.0%), English (16.5%), United States (7.6%), Dutch (5.1%), Welsh (4.3%).

Elevation: 824 feet

Land area: 0.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wellsburg

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wellsburg village

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

1.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+2.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wellsburg:

  • ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; ELMIRA, NY)
  • ELMIRA PSYCH CENTER (about 8 miles; ELMIRA, NY)
  • ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; ELMIRA, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wellsburg:

  • ELMIRA/CORNING REGIONAL (about 15 miles; ELMIRA/CORNING, NY; ID: ELM)
  • ITHACA TOMPKINS REGIONAL (about 38 miles; ITHACA, NY; ID: ITH)
  • GREATER BINGHAMTON/EDWIN A LINK FIELD (about 55 miles; BINGHAMTON, NY; ID: BGM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Wellsburg:

  • BLUE SWAN (about 13 miles; SAYRE, PA; ID: N32)
  • CORNING-PAINTED POST (about 28 miles; CORNING, NY; ID: 7N1)
  • BRADFORD COUNTY (about 28 miles; TOWANDA, PA; ID: N27)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wellsburg:

  • CORNING COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; CORNING, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,797)
  • MANSFIELD UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 28 miles; MANSFIELD, PA; FT enrollment: 2,831)
  • ITHACA COLLEGE (about 35 miles; ITHACA, NY; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • CORNELL UNIVERSITY-ENDOWED COLLEGES (about 35 miles; ITHACA, NY; FT enrollment: 12,036)
  • CORNELL UNIVERSITY-NY STATE STATUTORY COLLEGES (about 35 miles; ITHACA, NY; FT enrollment: 7,413)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT CORTLAND (about 55 miles; CORTLAND, NY; FT enrollment: 6,187)
  • PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 56 miles; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; FT enrollment: 4,666)