Wesleyville Erie County, Pennsylvania

Wesleyville: Borough of Pennsylvania

About

Wesleyville is a city located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,341 and a population density of 6,304 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,093 inhabitants.

The city was created 194 years ago in 1827.

Wesleyville Quick Facts

Population : 3,093 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Erie County
Postal code : 16510
Phone Area Codes : 814
Area : 0.53 km2
Altitude : 2,372 feet / 723 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1828 (194 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:07:32 (23rd May 2022)
Density : 5,836 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.02% (2010-2020)
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Location of Wesleyville on Pennsylvania map.
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Geography

Wesleyville is located at 42°8'25"N 80°0'54"W (42.1403300, -80.0150600).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wesleyville decreased by 8.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,341 - census
2011 3,327 -0.42% estimation process
2012 3,317 -0.3% estimation process
2013 3,300 -0.52% estimation process
2014 3,273 -0.82% estimation process
2015 3,249 -0.74% estimation process
2016 3,218 -0.96% estimation process
2017 3,180 -1.19% estimation process
2018 3,148 -1.02% estimation process
2019 3,117 -0.99% estimation process
2020 3,093 -0.78% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 25,133
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 25,175
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 24,474
April 1, 2010 Population : 25,201
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.2%
People over 65 (%) : 16.3%
Female persons, % : 50.0%
White only, percent : 80.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 10.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 2.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 77.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,605
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.3%

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $90,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,000
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $421
2015-2019 median gross rent : $842
2015-2019 Households : 10,666
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.35
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.3%
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 144,357
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,741
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $48,626
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,764
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,153
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 577
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 470
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 82
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 973
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 194
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 883
2010 population per square mile : 2,592.8
2010 land area in square miles : 9.72

People born in Wesleyville (1)

American basketball player Ray Bellingham was born in Wesleyville

Schools in Wesleyville

College & universities near Wesleyville, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214591 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College Erie (PA) 16563-0001

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wesleyville, PA

Code Name Address Type
ERI Union Station 125 West 14th Street RAIL
JMN Jamestown, New York 111 West Third Street BUS
FDN Fredonia, New York 1 State University of New York BUS
DUK Dunkirk, New York 411 Central Ave. BUS

Post offices near Wesleyville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Er Post Office Erie (PA) 16515

Other cities in Erie County

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City Name Population Title
Erie 95,077 County seat of Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States
Harborcreek 16,998 Township in Erie County, Pennsylvania
Corry 6,180 City of Pennsylvania
Edinboro 5,405 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
North East 4,013 Borough of Pennsylvania
Lawrence Park 3,982 Human settlement in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Union City 3,097 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Girard 2,897 Borough in Erie County, Pennsylvania
Albion 1,445 Borough in Erie County, Pennsylvania
Avonia 1,205 Census designated place
Cranesville 594 Borough of Pennsylvania
Platea 397 Borough of Pennsylvania
Mill Village 383 Borough of Pennsylvania
Wattsburg 381 Borough of Pennsylvania
Elgin 204 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Wesleyville distances to largest Pennsylvania cities