Wells, New York Population 2020

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Wells is a city located in New York. Wells has a 2020 population of 654. Wells is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. Wells reached it's highest population of 970 in 2015.

The average household income in Wells is $53,726 with a poverty rate of 7.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $888 per month, and the median house value is $157,200. The median age in Wells is 51.6 years, 51.2 years for males, and 58.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.6 males.

Wells Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wells was:

  • White: 99.69%
  • Black or African American: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Wells, New York is 654, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 654.

Wells, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White65299.69%
Black or African American20.31%
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Wells Population Pyramid 2020

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Wells Median Age

51.6


Total

51.2


Male

58.4


Female

Wells Adults

There are 492 adults, (131 of whom are seniors) in Wells.

Wells Age Dependency

81.2

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wells Sex Ratio

Female

312

47.71%

Male

342

52.29%

Wells Households and Families

Wells Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wells Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Male100%0%
Married91.2%8.8%
All89.7%10.3%
Female56.3%43.8%

89.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1165.4189.7
Married574.8891.2
Non Family241.17100
Male193.47100
Female161656.3

6.46

Average Family Size

5.41

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Wells Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade153.13%
9th to 12th Grade122.50%
High School Graduate14830.83%
Some College14129.38%
Associates Degree408.33%
Bachelors Degree347.08%
Graduate Degree9018.75%
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Wells Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White476453124
Hispanic2
Black2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.05%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,641$36,122$21,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$32,667$33,333$24,375
Some College$36,078$36,164$
Bachelors Degree$61,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,641

Average Earnings

$36,122

Average Male

$21,750

Average Female

Wells Language

Wells Language by Age

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Wells Language

87.58% of Wells residents speak only English, while 12.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 12.42% of the population.

Wells Poverty

Wells Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White650467.08%
Hispanic22100.00%
Black22100.00%

7.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.51%

Male Poverty Rate

12.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wells

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wells is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wells is White, with 7.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.50%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.33%
Bachelors or Greater7.26%
High School3.38%
Some College2.21%
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Name Poverty
Female Employed14.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Wells Income

Wells Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,833$53,726
Families$46,250$56,954
Married Families$49,688-
Non Families$28,750$35,638
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Wells Marital Status

Wells Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

17.8%

Male Marriage Rate

24.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wells Married by Age and Sex

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Wells Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wells Marital Status by Race

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Wells Veterans

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23

Number of Veterans

19

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
First Gulf War5
World War II2
Second Gulf War1
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7410
35 to 546
75+4
55 to 643
18 to 34
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Wells Veterans by Education

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17.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wells Employment Status

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

24.8%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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97.09%

Born in New York

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wells residents were born in the United States, with 97.09% having been born in New York. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206540.00%
20196540.00%
2018654-124-15.94%
2017778-52-6.27%
2016830-140-14.43%
201597020226.30%
2014768768
2013
2012
2011
20100.00%