|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wellington is 61,448. Wellington, Florida is the 627th largest city in the US.
Wellington is located entirely in Palm Beach County.
The peak population of Wellington was in 2020, when its population was 61,779. In 2020, Wellington was the 619th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 627th largest city in the US. Wellington is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Wellington has grown 58.2% since the 2000. Wellington, Florida is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Wellington has a population density of 1,258.9 people per square mile.
|655||Palm Beach Gardens||59,449||63.7%|
|621||St. Cloud, Florida||62,043||182.4%|
|622||Santa Cruz, California||61,950||10.9%|
|624||Huntersville, North Carolina||61,839||136.5%|
|630||Vineland, New Jersey||61,156||9.5%|
|631||Chapel Hill, North Carolina||61,128||27.2%|
The total voting age population of Wellington, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 43,201. The voting age population is 44.9% male and 55.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.0% of the residents of Wellington are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wellington are 80.2% White, 11.6% Black, 4.1% Asian, 2.5% Two or more races, 1.5% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 24.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wellington, 7.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.0%. On a per-household basis, 6.1% of families are below the poverty line in Wellington.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.7% of Wellington residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.5% of Wellington residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 45.0% have a bachelor's degree and 17.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wellington residents aged 5 and older, 29.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 19.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wellington is 5.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wellington, 13.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wellington is $92,586.
In Wellington, 76.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.9% of housing units in Wellington.
Of all the housing units in Wellington, 0.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Wellington, 37.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 9,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wellington is $1,867.
In Wellington, 94.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.