Wellsville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,533 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Wellsville is the 340th largest community in New York. Wellsville has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Unlike some villages, Wellsville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wellsville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wellsville is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wellsville who work in office and administrative support (17.17%), food service (8.10%), and teaching (7.59%).
One of the benefits of Wellsville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.62 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The education level of Wellsville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.57% of adults in Wellsville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Wellsville in 2010 was $24,254, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,016 for a family of four. However, Wellsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Wellsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wellsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wellsville include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Wellsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.