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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wellsboro is 3,458. Wellsboro, Pennsylvania is the 5,831st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wellsboro was in 1990, when its population was 3,496. In 1990, Wellsboro was the 5,062nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,831st largest city in the US. Wellsboro is currently 1.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wellsboro has grown 4.1% since the 2000. Wellsboro, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5829||Lake Delton, Wisconsin||3,459||69.3%|
|5830||Le Roy, Illinois||3,459||3.5%|
The total voting age population of Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,664. The voting age population is 42.0% male and 58.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.5% of the residents of Wellsboro are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wellsboro are 95.9% White, 2.1% Black, 1.3% Two or more races and 0.7% Asian. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wellsboro, 8.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.4%. On a per-household basis, 5.8% of families are below the poverty line in Wellsboro.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.8% of Wellsboro residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.7% of Wellsboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.3% have a bachelor's degree and 12.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wellsboro residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wellsboro is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wellsboro, 20.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wellsboro is $46,875.
In Wellsboro, 59.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.3% of housing units in Wellsboro.
Of all the housing units in Wellsboro, 44.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Wellsboro, 12.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 220 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wellsboro is $705.
In Wellsboro, 76.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.