Wellsburg, West Virginia 

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Population

2,669

-5.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Best Places to Live in Wellsburg, West Virginia

Small-town complex - Southeast Ohio along the Ohio River at the West Virginia border. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Wellsburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Cost of living
Attractive setting
Close to Pittsburgh
Cons
Economic cycles
Clouds and rain
Entertainment
 $245,000 
60 Gobblers Rdg
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1501 SqFt
 $120,000 
141 Windsor Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1850 SqFt
 $134,900 
110 Highland Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1604 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Weirton-Steubenville Metro Area

Weirton is one of the eastern Ohio Valley’s region’s many small steel towns, dominated by the large International Steel Group’s Weirton works. Steubenville, across the Ohio River also has a steel heritage but has begun to diversify. The decline of steel and its related industries has led to higher unemployment, low job growth prospects and a significant population decline in recent years.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Wellsburg
Zip Codes: 26070
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1223 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wellsburg is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Wellsburg jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wellsburg's cost of living is 24.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wellsburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Wellsburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Brooke county voted Republican in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wellsburg's population is 2,669 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wellsburg is $83,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Wellsburg public schools spend $11,820 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in Wellsburg. More Education



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The median home price in Wellsburg is $83,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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NEW LISTINGS IN WELLSBURG
$245,000
60 Gobblers Rdg
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$120,000
141 Windsor Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$134,900
110 Highland Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$30,000
2247 Charles St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$233,000
401 Washington Pike
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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