Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,526
Nationwide Rank 4458

Quick Facts

Wellston, Ohio is the 4,458th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Wellston, Ohio is a city.

Wellston, Ohio is currently 10.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Wellston, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Wellston, Ohio Border Map

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US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4448 Dacono, Colorado 5,545 79.5%
4449 Carrizo Springs, Texas 5,542 -1.4%
4450 Rusk, Texas 5,541 7.5%
4451 Connell, Washington 5,535 84.5%
4452 Bath, New York 5,533 -1.8%
4453 Salamanca, New York 5,532 -9.0%
4454 Covington, Virginia 5,531 -12.1%
4455 Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 5,530 -9.4%
4456 Buckhannon, West Virginia 5,529 -4.3%
4457 Greenville, Pennsylvania 5,529 -12.8%
4458 Wellston, Ohio 5,526 -8.7%
4459 Cameron, Texas 5,523 -2.3%
4460 Monaca, Pennsylvania 5,522 -11.8%
4461 Pana, Illinois 5,522 -7.0%
4462 St. James, North Carolina 5,514 532.3%
4463 Waynesboro, Georgia 5,514 -5.0%
4464 Swartz Creek, Michigan 5,512 7.7%
4465 Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 5,511 -4.6%
4466 Somerdale, New Jersey 5,508 6.2%
4467 Wappingers Falls, New York 5,508 11.7%
4468 Germantown, Ohio 5,503 12.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2854 Coshocton 11,044 -5.3%
2889 Brooklyn 10,792 -6.6%
2898 Montgomery 10,746 6.0%
2902 Ironton 10,722 -5.1%
2903 New Albany 10,718 164.8%
2904 Heath 10,713 24.7%
2910 East Liverpool 10,691 -18.3%
2918 Van Wert 10,654 -2.1%
2936 Bedford Heights 10,580 -6.8%
2963 Vermilion 10,453 -4.3%
2970 Richmond Heights 10,417 -4.7%
2974 Cambridge 10,411 -9.7%
3007 Celina 10,290 -0.9%
3015 Reading 10,260 -8.7%
3016 Struthers 10,254 -12.5%
3035 London 10,138 15.1%
3057 Galion 10,032 -13.5%
3070 Tipp City 9,956 7.5%
3115 Wapakoneta 9,782 2.5%
3156 Willoughby Hills 9,550 11.2%
3188 Girard 9,378 -13.8%
3192 Louisville 9,335 4.1%
3196 North College Hill 9,309 -7.2%
3235 Madeira 9,149 2.4%
3257 Shelby 9,023 -8.1%
3265 Oakwood 8,993 1393.8%
3270 Sheffield Lake 8,976 -3.9%
3288 Olmsted Falls 8,912 10.8%
3399 Wyoming 8,536 3.1%
3418 Orrville 8,458 -1.3%
3431 Highland Heights 8,414 3.5%
3449 Bryan 8,357 -2.2%
3475 Napoleon 8,299 -10.9%
3476 Canal Winchester 8,294 81.8%
3477 Cheviot 8,292 -7.5%
3487 Oberlin 8,278 1.3%
3511 Eaton 8,184 -0.2%
3529 St. Marys 8,151 -2.3%
3541 Kenton 8,135 -2.5%
3587 Bellevue 7,966 -2.9%
3612 Campbell 7,890 -16.3%
3655 Grandview Heights 7,778 16.2%
3746 Hubbard 7,485 -9.5%
3757 Fairlawn 7,468 2.2%
3770 Mentor-on-the-Lake 7,404 -8.9%
3793 Wauseon 7,342 3.3%
3831 Canfield 7,256 -1.9%
3839 Bellbrook 7,218 3.5%
3869 Independence 7,124 0.2%
3887 Logan 7,069 1.1%
3912 Delphos 6,972 -1.3%
3928 Huron 6,923 -12.7%
3941 Milford 6,887 9.1%
3961 Kirtland 6,824 1.8%
3967 Cortland 6,800 0.2%
4020 Martins Ferry 6,659 -5.6%
4032 Union 6,624 15.9%
4059 Rittman 6,564 2.5%
4074 Rossford 6,524 1.5%
4081 Hillsboro 6,512 1.4%
4082 Upper Sandusky 6,509 -0.7%
4106 Moraine 6,445 -6.0%
4117 Belpre 6,406 -3.5%
4165 Pepper Pike 6,258 3.7%
4168 Jackson 6,252 0.8%
4173 Columbiana 6,241 10.2%
4182 Clyde 6,209 1.0%
4226 Ontario 6,077 14.5%
4236 Mount Healthy 6,063 -3.8%
4243 Willard 6,047 -11.3%
4255 Grafton 6,015 0.0%
4267 Geneva 5,975 -9.3%
4299 Port Clinton 5,917 -7.3%
4316 Brookville 5,888 9.6%
4322 The Village of Indian Hill 5,874 0.0%
4358 Granville 5,773 12.1%
4393 Deer Park 5,679 -5.2%
4421 Groveport 5,621 42.7%
4423 Ada 5,605 0.5%
4428 New Carlisle 5,586 -4.7%
4458 Wellston 5,526 -8.7%
4468 Germantown 5,503 12.1%
4473 Waterville 5,492 8.3%
4487 Canal Fulton 5,451 6.3%
4513 Northwood 5,396 -1.5%
4536 Uhrichsville 5,351 -5.2%
4542 Carlisle 5,336 3.3%
4567 Sunbury 5,293 99.1%
4568 Nelsonville 5,292 -0.1%
4628 Chardon 5,171 -0.2%
4688 Munroe Falls 5,063 -4.6%
4697 St. Clairsville 5,049 -0.9%
4722 Johnstown 5,002 45.3%
4741 Amelia 4,970 73.9%
4742 Obetz 4,967 21.1%
4786 Wellington 4,895 8.1%
4839 Toronto 4,814 -14.8%
4862 Silverton 4,753 -8.2%
4868 West Milton 4,746 2.1%
4873 Whitehouse 4,730 70.6%
4894 New Lexington 4,704 1.4%
4908 Lexington 4,683 12.9%
4980 Greenfield 4,555 -8.0%
4987 Newton Falls 4,547 -9.0%
5007 South Lebanon 4,506 68.7%
5009 Coldwater 4,503 0.6%
5021 East Palestine 4,487 -8.6%
5028 Ottawa Hills 4,474 -1.6%
5064 Crestline 4,424 -14.0%
5090 Plain City 4,379 53.0%
5107 St. Bernard 4,363 -11.0%
5108 Ottawa 4,362 -3.8%
5113 West Jefferson 4,355 0.1%
5143 Waverly 4,309
5144 Georgetown 4,308 17.4%
5145 Archbold 4,305 -0.6%
5190 Reminderville 4,248 87.5%
5192 Blanchester 4,244 -1.1%
5196 Sebring 4,240 -15.4%
5226 Sheffield 4,194 40.6%
5260 Ashville 4,147 30.0%
5265 Bluffton 4,144 6.0%
5293 Bellaire 4,106 -14.7%
5307 Barnesville 4,081 -2.7%
5321 Cedarville 4,062 7.4%
5377 New Lebanon 3,984 -6.0%
5379 Chagrin Falls 3,983 -0.8%
5409 Montpelier 3,949 -8.5%
5441 Swanton 3,899 13.9%
5462 South Point 3,874 2.9%
5497 Mogadore 3,826 -1.9%
5529 South Russell 3,786 -5.1%
5536 Amberley 3,778 10.1%
5546 Newcomerstown 3,764 -5.9%
5565 Yellow Springs 3,734 -0.6%
5571 Wintersville 3,727 -4.9%
5606 Oakwood 3,672 509.9%
5608 Northfield 3,669 -4.0%
5617 Mount Gilead 3,655 6.1%
5633 Minerva 3,640 -7.5%
5634 Richfield 3,637 6.9%
5653 Shadyside 3,612 -2.9%
5668 Greenhills 3,597 -12.0%
5684 Carey 3,577 -8.3%
5720 Golf Manor 3,532 -11.2%
5722 North Baltimore 3,530 5.1%
5739 Mount Orab 3,510 45.5%
5774 Paulding 3,463 -3.2%
5776 Lockland 3,462 -6.1%
5788 Hicksville 3,445 -5.4%
5793 Mariemont 3,433 1.1%
5794 Gallipolis 3,432 -18.2%
5805 Cleves 3,422 23.1%
5840 Mayfield 3,386 -1.2%
5871 Wellsville 3,352 -18.9%
5883 Lincoln Heights 3,334 -18.6%
5914 Moreland Hills 3,306 0.3%
5924 Woodlawn 3,298 17.6%
5946 Orange 3,278 -1.8%
5950 Lordstown 3,272 -10.0%
5964 Mingo Junction 3,262 -9.8%
6011 Cadiz 3,209 -3.0%
6032 Millersburg 3,180 -5.8%
6046 Madison 3,168 8.1%
6063 West Union 3,154 7.3%
6086 Delta 3,132 6.8%
6111 Walbridge 3,113 0.4%
6138 Carrollton 3,089 -3.2%
6139 Doylestown 3,086 9.5%
6149 Waynesville 3,081 19.1%
6150 Fairport Harbor 3,080 -3.2%
6151 McDonald 3,080 -11.4%
6161 Lakemore 3,073 20.2%
6205 Hartville 3,026 38.5%
6222 Jefferson 3,003 -15.8%
6233 Baltimore 2,989 5.0%
6256 New Bremen 2,973 1.7%
6361 Lodi 2,865 -7.0%
6362 Evendale 2,864 -8.6%
6394 Minster 2,828 1.3%
6403 Buckeye Lake 2,816 -7.9%
6408 North Kingsville 2,810 5.7%
6434 Bethel 2,785 5.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,526 4,458
2016 5,554 4,441
2015 5,494 4,447
2014 5,535 4,415
2013 5,561 4,398
2012 5,600 4,361
2011 5,643 4,340
2010 5,663 4,306
2009 5,949 4,145
2008 5,949 4,132
2007 5,938 4,119
2006 5,949 4,089
2005 5,987 4,050
2004 5,989 4,026
2003 5,987 4,007
2002 5,998 3,981
2001 6,000 3,960
2000 6,056 3,928
1990 6,160 3,533