|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wellington is 7,664. Wellington, Kansas is the 3,752nd largest city in the US.
Wellington is located entirely in Sumner County.
The peak population of Wellington was in 2000, when its population was 8,658. In 2000, Wellington was the 3,054th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,752nd largest city in the US. Wellington is currently 11.5% smaller than it was in 2000.
Wellington has shrunk 11.4% since the year 2000. Wellington, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Wellington has a population density of 1,073.3 people per square mile.
|3747||Round Lake Park, Illinois||7,688||26.8%|
|3748||Bloomingdale, New Jersey||7,685||0.9%|
|3751||Brigantine, New Jersey||7,669||-39.0%|
|3755||St. Johns, Michigan||7,653||-1.3%|
|3756||Marion, North Carolina||7,652||11.4%|
|3757||Ilion, New York||7,650||-11.0%|
The total voting age population of Wellington, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,731. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.3% of the residents of Wellington are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wellington are 90.6% White, 4.7% Two or more races, 1.9% Black, 1.7% American Indian and 1.1% Other. Additionally, 8.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wellington, 16.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.4%. On a per-household basis, 15.5% of families are below the poverty line in Wellington.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.4% of Wellington residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.5% of Wellington residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.3% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wellington residents aged 5 and older, 2.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wellington is 3.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wellington, 17.6% 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 $44,596.
In Wellington, 61.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.9% of housing units in Wellington.
Of all the housing units in Wellington, 31.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Wellington, 6.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 230 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wellington is $745.
In Wellington, 78.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.