Wellsboro, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 3,326 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.1%
 
Males: 1,521  (45.7%)
Females: 1,805  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  43.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 16901.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,808 (it was $30,169 in 2000)
Wellsboro:

$44,808
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,413 (it was $18,096 in 2000)

Wellsboro borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $140,771 (it was $89,700 in 2000)
Wellsboro:

$140,771
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $154,238; Detached houses: $166,551; Townhouses or other attached units: $136,865; In 2-unit structures: $294,069; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $143,833; Mobile homes: $75,095; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $50,755

Median gross rent in 2013: $609.

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  • Races in Wellsboro, PA (2010)

    Wellsboro races chart
    • 3,11595.5%White alone
    • 411.3%Asian alone
    • 431.3%Two or more races
    • 361.1%Hispanic
    • 200.6%Black alone
    • 80.2%American Indian alone

Races in Wellsboro detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wellsboro: 93.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.6%), English (14.5%), Irish (11.8%), United States (6.2%), Italian (5.6%), Scottish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1830

Elevation: 1311 feet

Land area: 4.89 square miles.

Population density: 681 people per square mile   (low).

Wellsboro,PA real estate house value index trend

Wellsboro, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Wellsboro:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wellsboro borough:

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

74 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This borough:

2.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,434 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,415 (1.6%)

Wellsboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (70.6 miles , pop. 56,298).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (99.4 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (165.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Arnot, PA (3.3 miles ), Mansfield borough, PA (3.5 miles ), Blossburg borough, PA (3.6 miles ), Tioga borough, PA (3.7 miles ), Knoxville borough, PA (4.0 miles ), Elkland borough, PA (4.1 miles ), Westfield borough, PA (4.1 miles ), Galeton borough, PA (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 41.75 N, Longitude: 77.30 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,736 (+112.9%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 912 (70.0%)

Area code: 570

Wellsboro household income distribution Wellsboro home values distribution

Crime rates in Wellsboro by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.031.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0100100001003
per 100,000 0.030.00.00.029.90.00.00.00.030.60.00.088.9
Robberies 0100000100000
per 100,000 0.030.00.00.00.00.00.030.90.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 4601052000062
per 100,000 119.7180.30.029.60.0151.862.00.00.00.00.0181.859.3
Burglaries 712981674423438
per 100,000 209.430.0869.8236.6478.3212.6123.9123.761.591.7121.190.9237.2
Thefts 45423352313539503136362832
per 100,000 1,346.11,262.0989.81,538.0926.81,062.91,208.21,546.6952.71,099.91,090.2848.5948.7
Auto thefts 4203100131200
per 100,000 119.760.10.088.729.90.00.030.992.230.660.60.00.0
Arson 0201000110000
per 100,000 0.060.10.029.60.00.00.030.930.70.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 87.9109.086.678.583.575.6113.270.942.966.649.166.1118.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Wellsboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

Wellsboro tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -176 (-5.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Wellsboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wellsboro-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.4 miles away from the Wellsboro borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/21/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.5 miles away from the borough center caused $200,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wellsboro-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 161.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 214.0 miles away from Wellsboro center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 118.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 199.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 262.0 miles away from Wellsboro center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 119.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tioga County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wellsboro topographic map

Birthplace of: Ed Schieffelin - Discovered silver in Tombstone, Polonia brothers - Film director, Benjamin Franklin Bush - Businessperson, William A. Stone - Politician, Dick Riffle - Football player, Kathryn Crawford - Film actor, Warren Spencer - Politician.

Main business address for: CITIZENS & NORTHERN CORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Wellsboro:

  • SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 32-36 CENTRAL AVENUE)
  • BROAD ACRES HEALTH AND REHAB (1883 SHUMWAY HILL ROAD)
  • BROAD ACRES NURSING HOME (ROUTE 3)
  • CARLETON NSG HOME (10 WEST AVENUE)
  • CARLETON SENIOR CARE AND REHAB (10 WEST AVENUE)
  • GREEN HOME, INC, THE (37 CENTRAL AVENUE)
  • US RENAL CARE WELLSBORO (223 TIOGA STREET)
  • LAUREL HOME HEALTH HOSPICE (24 WALNUT STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Wellsboro:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wellsboro:

  • Mansfield University of Pennsylvania (about 13 miles; Mansfield, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,826)
  • Corning Community College (about 29 miles; Corning, NY; FT enrollment: 3,036)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 39 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • Lock Haven University (about 43 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)
  • Alfred University (about 44 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 2,411)
  • SUNY College of Technology at Alfred (about 44 miles; Alfred, NY; FT enrollment: 3,483)
  • Bucknell University (about 59 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)

Public high school in Wellsboro:

Private high school in Wellsboro:

  • STONY FORK MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 15, Location: 47 STONY FORK SCHOOL RD, Grades: 1-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Wellsboro:

Private elementary/middle schools in Wellsboro:

  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 103, Location: 53 WEST AVE, Grades: PK-6)
  • IRVIN COMSTOCK SDA SCHOOL (Students: 10, Location: 1292 CHARLESTON RD, Grades: KG-7)
See full list of schools located in Wellsboro

Library in Wellsboro:

  • GREEN FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $291,828; Location: 134 MAIN ST; 43,558 books; 2,195 audio materials; 1,393 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 140 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Wellsboro: Wellsboro Fire Department (A), Wellsboro Firemens Ambulance Association (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Wellsboro: CITIZENS & NORTHERN CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Kelsey Creek Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hoover Brook (A), Morris Branch (B), Charleston Creek (C), Kelsey Creek (D), Boyden Brook (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Animaland (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Grand Canyon Road), Grand Canyon Gift Shoppe (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Grand Canyon Road), Chamber of Commerce (114 Main Street).

Hotels: Canyon Motel Fitness Center (18 East Avenue), Colton Point Motel (USRoute 6), Amway Products (Stony Fork Road), Garden Cottage Motel (66 West Avenue).

Tioga County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.143. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.143
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.36
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.388. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.388
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.77. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.77
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.9%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  55.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
123 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Wellsboro in 2000:

  • 109 people in nursing homes
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Wellsboro, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Wellsboro (2011 data):

  • First Citizens National Bank: Wellsboro Branch at 1 Pearl Street, branch established on 2010/08/02; Weis Market Banking Center Branch at 201 Weis Plaza, branch established on 1996/10/31. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $877.2 mil, Deposits: $737.6 mil, headquarters in Mansfield, PA, positive income, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Financial Services, Inc.
  • Northwest Savings Bank: Wellsboro Drive-In Branch at 16 Main Street, branch established on 1969/02/10; Wellsboro Branch at 61 Main Street, branch established on 1969/03/31. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • Citizens & Northern Bank: at 90-92 Main Street, branch established on 1864/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/14: Bank assets: $1,312.5 mil, Deposits: $1,019.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens And Northern Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Wellsboro travel time to work - commute Wellsboro mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Wellsboro borough (based on Tioga County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,56360
Evangelical Protestant3,40242
Catholic3,0005
Other2654
None28,751-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Tioga County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Tioga County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Tioga County:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

10.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.9%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Tioga County:

30.8%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.9%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wellsboro:

49.7%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wellsboro:

19.7%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.4%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wellsboro:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wellsboro:

34.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Wellsboro:

57.7%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.2%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wellsboro, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 3$1,700
Other Government Administration 1$5,100$61,2000$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$850
Police Protection - Officers 6$29,835$59,6700$0
Streets and Highways 6$16,838$33,6760$0
Solid Waste Management 2$6,763$40,5780$0
Sewerage 2$10,783$64,6980$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 12$3,315
Water Supply 2$10,845$65,0700$0
Totals for Government 19$80,164$50,63016$5,865

Wellsboro government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,346,000 ($705.35)
    Regular Highways: $391,000 ($117.56)
    Police Protection: $324,000 ($97.41)
    Sewerage: $320,000 ($96.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $270,000 ($81.18)
    Water Utilities: $243,000 ($73.06)
    Parks & Recreation: $139,000 ($41.79)
    General Public Buildings: $57,000 ($17.14)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($15.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $22,000 ($6.61)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($5.71)
    Parking Facilities: $18,000 ($5.41)
    Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($1.50)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($0.90)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,729,000 ($519.84)
    Benefit Payments: $74,000 ($22.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($2.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $167,000 ($50.21)
    General Public Building: $25,000 ($7.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $817,000 ($245.64)

Wellsboro government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $506,000 ($152.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $192,000 ($57.73)
    Parking Facilities: $37,000 ($11.12)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($6.92)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $44,000 ($13.23)
    From Other Government: $16,000 ($4.81)
    From Local Government: $4,000 ($1.20)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $34,000 ($10.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000 ($8.42)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $47,000 ($14.13)
    General Revenue, NEC: $40,000 ($12.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $576,000 ($173.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $71,000 ($21.35)
    Highways: $65,000 ($19.54)
    General Support: $4,000 ($1.20)
  • Tax - Property: $750,000 ($225.50)
    Individual Income: $249,000 ($74.86)
    NEC: $95,000 ($28.56)

Wellsboro government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $176,000 ($52.92)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $291,000 ($87.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $156,000 ($46.90)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $311,000 ($93.51)

Wellsboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $881,000 ($264.88)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($3.01)

5.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,539 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bradford County, PA  0.35% ($34,232 average AGI)
from Steuben County, NY  0.33% ($35,245)
from Lycoming County, PA  0.28% ($26,556)


4.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,782 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.29%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Steuben County, NY  0.45% ($30,845 average AGI)
to Bradford County, PA  0.29% ($34,717)
to Lycoming County, PA  0.26% ($41,927)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wellsboro:

  • WNBT (1490 AM; 1 kW; WELLSBORO, PA; Owner: FARM AND HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLNL (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WWLZ (820 AM; 4 kW; HORSEHEADS, NY; Owner: CHEMUNG COUNTY RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WELM (1410 AM; 5 kW; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ELMIRA, LIMITED)
  • WATS (960 AM; 5 kW; SAYRE, PA; Owner: WATS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wellsboro:

  • W246AL (97.1 FM; WELLSBORO, PA; Owner: MID-ATLANTIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNBT-FM (104.5 FM; WELLSBORO, PA; Owner: FARM AND HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLIH (107.1 FM; WHITNEYVILLE, PA; Owner: GOOD CHRISTIAN RADIO B/CNG, INC.)
  • WDKC (101.5 FM; COVINGTON, PA; Owner: MID-ATLANTIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WMTT (94.7 FM; TIOGA, PA; Owner: EUROPA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNBQ (92.3 FM; MANSFIELD, PA; Owner: FARM & HOME BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHGL-FM (100.3 FM; CANTON, PA; Owner: CANTROAIR COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WCOG-FM (100.7 FM; GALETON, PA; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WZXR (99.3 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBZD-FM (93.3 FM; MUNCY, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WGMM (97.7 FM; BIG FLATS, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WILQ (105.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • W263AG (100.5 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: DBA COVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCBA-FM (98.7 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCIH (90.3 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WQBR (99.9 FM; AVIS, PA; Owner: MAXIMUM IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WENY-FM (92.7 FM; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: EOLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJSA-FM (96.3 FM; JERSEY SHORE, PA; Owner: CONVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSQE (91.1 FM; CORNING, NY; Owner: WSKG PUB. TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)

TV broadcast stations around Wellsboro:

  • WETM-TV (Channel 18; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WENY-TV (Channel 36; ELMIRA, NY; Owner: LILLY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
Wellsboro fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Wellsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 27,873Total average daily traffic
  • 2,013Total average daily truck traffic
  • 40,122Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 41930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Wellsboro, PA

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wellsboro and their reported violations in the past:

THE ANTLERS (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-16-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-20-2005)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
TYOGA COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
TIADAGHTON CAMPGROUND (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-29-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-29-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
STONYFORK CREEK CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
LEONARD HARRISON STATE PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2012)
  • 11 other older monitoring violations
FROME ACRES RESTAURANT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
ROADHOUSE INN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-13-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
TIOGA CO COMMUNITY RESOURCES (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wellsboro that have no violations reported:

  • HILLS CREEK STATE PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania:

  • Canyon Motel, 18 E Ave, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania 16901 , Phone: (570) 724-1681
  • Penn Wells Lodge, 4 Main St, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania 16901 , Phone: (570) 724-2111, Fax: (570) 724-3703
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Wellsboro, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11181.7 years
John9976.4 years
William9576.3 years
Robert7374.4 years
Helen6783.8 years
Charles6374.4 years
Margaret6080.2 years
James5775.6 years
Ruth5582.7 years
George5477.6 years
Most common last names in Wellsboro, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7376.5 years
Campbell3379.8 years
Clark3282.5 years
Davis3178.6 years
Johnson2779.8 years
Bowen2678.6 years
Baker2575.9 years
White2474.7 years
Spencer2477.9 years
Young2376.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Wellsboro, PA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
CVS1Lane Furniture1
Curves1McDonald's1
Dunkin Donuts1New Balance1
FedEx2Pizza Hut1
GNC1Rite Aid1
Goodwill3Sears1
H&R Block1Subway1
Jones New York1UPS1

Wellsboro compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 14 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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