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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B-
Wellsburg is a town in New York with a population of 513. Wellsburg is in Chemung County. Living in Wellsburg offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Wellsburg there are a lot of bars. Many families live in Wellsburg and residents tend to be conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$81,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$597
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    15%
  • Own
    85%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    6%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    19%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    1%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    47%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%

Working in Wellsburg

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$39,063
National
$55,322
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Wellsburg Reviews

1 review
Nice town. Close to highway. Small city, Elmira, very close by. The area is quiet. Not a whole lot in Wellsburg. But, Elmira is only 5 miles away. There are malls, theaters, restaurants, and many more.
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