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People

Total Population 3,313
Male Share of the Population 44.8%
Female Share of the Population 55.2%
Senior Citizens 22.9%
Employed Population 16+ 1,399
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 52.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 36.6%
Median Earnings25+ $32,687
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,214

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,926
% Above Poverty Level 86.9%
% Below Poverty Level 13.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 13 minutes
% Working from Home 4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 10.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 33.6%
Median Gross Rent $737
Median House Value $147,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.9%
US/American 0%
English 16.2%
Irish 13%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Wellsboro Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 88 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 112 miles SE of Buffalo, New York
County Tioga
Standard Zip Codes 16901
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.748
Longitude -77.3

Wellsboro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WELLSBORO 4 SW
Distance 5.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 33 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 77 F
Oct Temp 38 to 58 F
Annual Precip 33.4 inches
Station CANTON
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 55 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 39.4 inches
Station ADDISON
Distance 25.7 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 31 to 58 F
Jul Temp 55 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 32.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Wellsboro, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Ansonia (16901)

Asaph (16901)

Charleston (16901)

Delmar (16901)

Draper (16901)

Duncan (16901)

Kennedy (16901)

Knapp (16901)

Shippen (16901)

Stokesdale (16901)

Stonyfork (16901)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Blossburg 1,568 $54,306
Elkland 1,928 $45,350
Knoxville 635 $50,938

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Wellsboro Public Libraries

Library
Green Free Library
134 MAIN ST
Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
(570) 724-4876

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Wellsboro Hospitals

SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
32-36 CENTRAL AVENUE
(570) 724-1631
Emergency Service: Yes

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Wellsboro High Schools

WELLSBORO AREA HS
570-724-3547
Serves 588 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.9

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