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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wells is 1,243. Wells, Nevada is the 9,411th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wells was in 2000, when its population was 1,327. In 2000, Wells was the 8,980th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,411th largest city in the US. Wells is currently 6.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
Wells has shrunk 6.3% since the year 2000. Wells, Nevada's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9408||Fountain Green, Utah||1,243||31.8%|
|9410||Valley Mills, Texas||1,243||10.0%|
|9413||Rich Hill, Missouri||1,242||-15.4%|
The total voting age population of Wells, Nevada, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 750. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.1% of the residents of Wells are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wells are 75.5% White, 17.6% American Indian, 6.6% Other and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 24.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wells, 11.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.3%. On a per-household basis, 10.4% of families are below the poverty line in Wells.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.0% of Wells residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.4% of Wells residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.4% have a bachelor's degree and 0.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wells residents aged 5 and older, 13.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wells is 2.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wells, 23.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wells is $48,958.
In Wells, 59.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.2% of housing units in Wells.
Of all the housing units in Wells, 22.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Wells, 3.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wells is $757.
In Wells, 76.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.