Wellsville, Ohio Population 2021

3,262
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Wellsville is a city located in Columbiana County Ohio. With a 2020 population of 3,262, it is the 319th largest city in Ohio and the 5994th largest city in the United States . Wellsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -7.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,541 in 2010. Wellsville reached it's highest population of 8,849 in 1920. Spanning over 2 miles, Wellsville has a population density of 1,810 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wellsville is $40,444 with a poverty rate of 35.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $514 per month, and the median house value is $49,000. The median age in Wellsville is 41.7 years, 39.8 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

Wellsville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wellsville was:

  • White: 93.79%
  • Black or African American: 4.95%
  • Two or more races: 1.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wellsville, Ohio is 3,262 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,328.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,541.

Wellsville, Ohio Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,14493.79%
Black or African American1664.95%
Two or More Races421.25%
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Wellsville Population by Race

Wellsville Population Pyramid $2021

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Wellsville Median Age

41.7


Total

39.8


Male

43.8


Female

Wellsville Adults

There are 2,457 adults, (541 of whom are seniors) in Wellsville.

Wellsville Age Dependency

74.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wellsville Sex Ratio

Female

1,657

49.43%

Male

1,695

50.57%

Wellsville Population by Age

Wellsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wellsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
All53%47%
Male44.6%55.4%
Non Family44.2%55.8%
Female34.1%65.9%

53.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wellsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4772.2753
Non Family6601.1344.2
Married4082.7581.1
Female2142.8734.1
Male1954.4844.6

3.06

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Wellsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade934.15%
9th to 12th Grade41218.38%
High School Graduate1,03446.14%
Some College36316.20%
Associates Degree2159.59%
Bachelors Degree1104.91%
Graduate Degree140.62%
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Wellsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wellsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,0561,571113
Black162142
Hispanic232311

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 47.83%.

Wellsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,893$34,306$19,444
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,429$52,545$17,778
Some College$24,265$29,706$20,385
Bachelors Degree$29,420$35,795$29,107
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,893

Average Earnings

$34,306

Average Male

$19,444

Average Female

Wellsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wellsville Language by Age

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Wellsville Language

98.82% of Wellsville residents speak only English, while 1.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.86% of the population.

Wellsville Language

Wellsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,1211,15236.91%
Black1663118.67%

35.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.74%

Male Poverty Rate

37.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wellsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wellsville is White, with 36.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wellsville is Black, with 18.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.27%.

Wellsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade43.96%
High School23.50%
Some College13.32%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wellsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed58.68%
Male Unemployed33.93%
Male Employed14.55%
Female Employed13.46%

Wellsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wellsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,586$40,444
Families$33,620$44,995
Married Families$55,119-
Non Families$25,441$33,039
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Income by Household Type

Wellsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.4%

Male Marriage Rate

36.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wellsville Married by Age and Sex

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Wellsville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wellsville Marital Status by Race

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Wellsville Marital Status

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113

Number of Veterans

113

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War40
Vietnam39
Second Gulf War26
World War II13
Korea9

Wellsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5440
75+34
55 to 6433
65 to 746
18 to 34

Wellsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1074.73%
Black63.70%

Wellsville Veterans by Race

Wellsville Veterans by Education

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5.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wellsville Veterans by Education

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52.9%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

13.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wellsville Employment by Age

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Wellsville Employment by Race

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Wellsville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.70%

Born in Wellsville

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wellsville residents were born in the United States, with 84.70% having been born in Ohio. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Wellsville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,262-22-0.67%
20203,284-22-0.67%
20193,306-22-0.66%
20183,328-28-0.83%
20173,356-31-0.92%
20163,387-34-0.99%
20153,421-35-1.01%
20143,456-15-0.43%
20133,471-24-0.69%
20123,495-26-0.74%
20113,521-20-0.56%
20103,541-592-1.53%
20004,133-399-0.92%
19904,532-563-1.16%
19805,095-796-1.44%
19705,891-1,226-1.87%
19607,117-737-0.98%
19507,8541820.23%
19407,672-284-0.36%
19307,956-893-1.06%
19208,8491,0801.31%
19107,7691,6232.37%
19006,1468991.59%
18905,2471,8704.51%
18803,3770.00%

Wellsville Population by Year