Wellsburg is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 696 people and just one neighborhood, Wellsburg is the 330th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Wellsburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wellsburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wellsburg is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Wellsburg who work in office and administrative support (15.43%), sales jobs (13.37%) and teaching (5.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Wellsburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Wellsburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Wellsburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Wellsburg’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Wellsburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.