Wellsburg is a city in Brooke County, West Virginia, zip code 26070. In 1990 it had a population of 3,385. The town was named for Alexander Wells, son-in-law of Charles Prater, builder of the first large flour warehouse in the east. The town was laid out in 1790, and its post office was opened on September 1, 1870. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 2,891. It is the county seat of Brooke County.
Web Sites and Links
Advance Financial Savings BankCommunity bank located in Wellsburg, WV. Loan application online.
Capital Sound ProductionsDJ entertainment service. Includes contact information and prices.
St. John the Evangelist ChurchCatholic. Also serves Holy Family mission church, in Power. Staff, history of both congregations, recent bulletins, photo album.