Nationwide Claims to Fame

Wellston is 18th out of 6,406 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Wellston is 45th out of 6,406 other cities in Race - White

Statewide Claims to Fame

Wellston is 4th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Wellston is 8th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - White

Wellston is 12th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Income below poverty line

Wellston is 20th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Wellston, Ohio Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 5,600 239th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.0 144th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 812.5 259th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 7.5% 35th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.6% 63rd 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.8% 159th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 78.6% 275th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.4% 263rd 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Race - White 97.7% 8th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.2% 281st 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 20th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.2% 278th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 217th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.3% 230th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 0.7% 277th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 97.3% 4th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Female residents 53.2% 53rd 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.0% 282nd 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Housing units 2,535 260th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.8% 174th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 2,412 257th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 56.3% 244th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $76,700 269th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 196th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $16,525 266th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $30,955 264th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 32.3% 12th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Wellston Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 316 251st 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $47,688 244th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,031 189th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $6,357 233rd $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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