Wellsville, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 1,181 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.0%
 
Males: 493  (41.8%)
Females: 688  (58.2%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 63384.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $24,855 (it was $27,260 in 2000)
Wellsville:

$24,855
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,033 (it was $11,817 in 2000)

Wellsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $54,429 (it was $36,900 in 2000)
Wellsville:

$54,429
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $63,860; Detached houses: $71,127; In 2-unit structures: $60,417; Mobile homes: $23,083

Median gross rent in 2012: $447.

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  • White alone - 1,050 (93.9%)
  • Hispanic - 26 (2.3%)
  • Black alone - 17 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 9 (0.8%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wellsville: 77.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.8%), United States (10.8%), Irish (7.1%), English (6.5%), French (4.7%), Dutch (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 815 feet

Land area: 1.42 square miles.

Population density: 830 people per square mile   (low).

Wellsville, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Wellsville:

  • High school or higher: 75.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wellsville city:

  • Never married: 16.4%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 22.8%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

16 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.4%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Wellsville, Missouri as of May 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Wellsville to the number of sex offenders is 169 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $553 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $559 (1.4%)

Wellsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (42.1 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (77.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (280.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Martinsburg, MO (2.2 miles ), Montgomery City, MO (2.7 miles ), Middletown, MO (3.0 miles) , Benton City, MO (3.4 miles) , Danville, MO (3.4 miles) , Laddonia, MO (3.5 miles ), Bellflower, MO (3.5 miles ), Rush Hill, MO (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 39.07 N, Longitude: 91.57 W

Area code: 573

Wellsville household income distribution Wellsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Wellsville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10000002000
per 100,000 69.30.00.00.00.00.00.0152.20.00.00.0
Robberies 10000000000
per 100,000 69.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 116123110213
per 100,000 762.3424.070.8141.9213.172.375.00.0155.381.9245.5
Burglaries 92236938447
per 100,000 623.7141.3141.5212.9426.1650.8225.1608.8310.6327.6572.8
Thefts 410101671168767
per 100,000 277.2706.7707.71135.6497.2795.4450.1608.8543.5491.4572.8
Auto thefts 10420020001
per 100,000 69.30.0283.1141.90.00.0150.00.00.00.081.8
Arson 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 300.8128.078.1104.296.195.663.2196.577.661.4123.5

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

Crime rate in Wellsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.27
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.4%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -59 (-4.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)

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

Average climate in Wellsville, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wellsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the Wellsville city center injured 6 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 3/13/2006, a category F3 tornado 10.8 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wellsville-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 203.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 172.1 miles away from Wellsville center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 198.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 198.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 218.3 miles away from Wellsville center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 204.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wellsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Harry Maupin - Major League Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Wellsville:

  • GAMMA ROAD LODGE (250 GAMMA ROAD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-GAMMA ROAD LODGE (250 E LOCUST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Wellsville:

  • MONTGOMERY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MONTGOMERY CITY, MO)
  • NEW FLORENCE NURSING AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NEW FLORENCE, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wellsville:

  • Columbia College (about 42 miles; Columbia, MO; Full-time enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 42 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • Lincoln University (about 48 miles; Jefferson City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,348)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 54 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • St Charles Community College (about 55 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • East Central College (about 55 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • Lindenwood University (about 61 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)

Public high school in Wellsville:

Public elementary/middle school in Wellsville:

See full list of schools located in Wellsville

Library in Wellsville:

  • WELLSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $30,980; Location: 108 W. HUDSON ST.; 12,976 books; 1 audio materials; 365 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 4 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Wellsville Rural Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Wellsville Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.5%
(19.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 68.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.8%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
85 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
102 people in nursing homes in 2000

Wellsville, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Wellsville compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Wellsville (2011 data):

  • American Bank of Missouri: American Bank Of Missouri at 127 West Hudson, branch established on 1880/03/15. Info updated 2007/10/30: Bank assets: $103.9 mil, Deposits: $81.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Evergreen Bancshares, Inc.
  • Martinsburg Bank and Trust: Wellsville Facility at 106 East Hudson, branch established on 1991/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $169.2 mil, Deposits: $129.7 mil, headquarters in Mexico, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Martinsburg Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (0%)
  • No fuel used (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wellsville city (based on Montgomery County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.43%
Here: 61.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchLutheran Church
Adherents25.0%18.2%17.7%11.2%8.9%
Congregations20.0%11.1%24.4%4.4%6.7%
NameChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)United Church of ChristChristian Churches and Churches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents6.7%4.8%3.6%1.9%2.1%
Congregations6.7%6.7%6.7%6.7%6.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Montgomery County:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Montgomery County:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

28.9%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
State:

13.5%
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 2$5,221$31,3260$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$127
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$539
Police Protection - Officers 4$8,421$25,2634$834
Streets and Highways 1$2,150$25,8000$0
Sewerage 1$2,054$24,6480$0
Local Libraries 4$12,278$36,8340$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,634
Totals for Government 12$30,124$30,12413$3,134

6.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
Missouri average:

6.69%

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 Warren County, MO  1.05% ($28,213 average AGI)
from St. Charles County, MO  0.82% ($38,568)
from Lincoln County, MO  0.40% ($37,944)


6.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,239 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
Missouri average:

6.91%

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 Warren County, MO  0.78% ($22,314 average AGI)
to St. Charles County, MO  0.75% ($28,235)
to Audrain County, MO  0.69% ($30,097)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wellsville:

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • KXEO (1340 AM; 1 kW; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWOS (950 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KLIK (1240 AM; 5 kW; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: PREMIER RADIO GROUP)
  • KFAL (900 AM; 1 kW; FULTON, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KWRE (730 AM; 1 kW; WARRENTON, MO; Owner: KASPAR BROADCASTING CO. OF MISSOURI)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wellsville:

  • KMCR (103.9 FM; MONTGOMERY CITY, MO; Owner: CHIRILLO ELECTRONICS, INC)
  • KWWR (95.7 FM; MEXICO, MO; Owner: KXEO RADIO, INC.)
  • KPLA (101.5 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: COLUMBIA FM, INC.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KKAC (104.3 FM; VANDALIA, MO; Owner: TWENTY-ONE SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBXR (102.3 FM; COLUMBIA, MO; Owner: FT. SMITH FM, INC.)
  • KPCR-FM (94.1 FM; BOWLING GREEN, MO; Owner: FOUR HIM ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Wellsville:

  • KNLJ (Channel 25; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KRCG (Channel 13; JEFFERSON CITY, MO; Owner: MEL WHEELER INC.)
  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)

Wellsville fatal accident list:

Apr 23, 2007 03:15 PM, Sr-A, Batesst, Lat: 39.07174, Lon: -91.56810, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 16, 2005 11:42 AM, Hudson, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 23, 1988 10:34 AM, A, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wellsville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • WELLSVILLE, Detector Railroad Mp S 95.1 (Lat: 39.094222 Lon: -91.621444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPEE881, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.440 MHz, 161.115 MHz, 160.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/18/2003, Expiration Date: 02/16/2014, Certifier: Jerry R Celio
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wellsville)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Wellsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wellsville, MO
Most common first names in Wellsville, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3376.9 years
Mary2679.3 years
William2570.0 years
Robert2073.7 years
George2078.9 years
James1676.4 years
Charles1578.9 years
Fred1379.0 years
Albert1278.5 years
Anna1179.6 years
Most common last names in Wellsville, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1280.9 years
Williams1276.0 years
Whitehead982.3 years
Morris976.8 years
Lehnen982.1 years
Bishop880.9 years
Jones878.5 years
Oliver876.9 years
Hill780.6 years
Tate769.6 years
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