Wellston, Oklahoma Population 2020

784

Wellston is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 784, it is the 253rd largest city in Oklahoma and the 11371st largest city in the United States. Wellston is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 788 in 2010. Wellston reached it's highest population of 792 in 2015. Spanning over 1 miles, Wellston has a population density of 585 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wellston is $61,280 with a poverty rate of 9.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $753 per month, and the median house value is $86,900. The median age in Wellston is 38.6 years, 34.8 years for males, and 41 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.4 males.

Wellston Demographics

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

  • White: 91.54%
  • Native American: 5.29%
  • Black or African American: 1.53%
  • Two or more races: 0.71%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.59%
  • Other race: 0.35%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Wellston, Oklahoma is 784, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 784.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 788.

Wellston, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White77991.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native455.29%
Black or African American131.53%
Two or More Races60.71%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.59%
Some Other Race30.35%

Wellston Population Pyramid 2020

Wellston Median Age

38.6


Total

34.8


Male

41


Female

Wellston Adults

There are 658 adults, (126 of whom are seniors) in Wellston.

Wellston Age Dependency

60

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wellston Sex Ratio

Female

429

50.41%

Male

422

49.59%

Wellston Households and Families

Wellston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wellston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All73.5%26.5%
Female63.6%36.4%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Male36.4%63.6%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3362.5373.5
Married1893.1884.1
Non Family1031.0861.2
Female333.363.6
Male112.7336.4

3.12

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wellston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.52%
9th to 12th Grade498.55%
High School Graduate27347.64%
Some College13523.56%
Associates Degree335.76%
Bachelors Degree569.77%
Graduate Degree244.19%

Wellston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White53048770
Native American19135
Black13133
Islander52
Multiple Races44
Hispanic222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,262$46,094$32,813
Less Than High School$33,750$48,750$
High School Grad$33,750$48,750$21,250
Some College$40,250$42,000$36,964
Bachelors Degree$37,321$36,875$48,125
Graduate Degree$44,167$$

$37,262

Average Earnings

$46,094

Average Male

$32,813

Average Female

Wellston Language

Wellston Language by Age

Wellston Language

99.37% of Wellston residents speak only English, while 0.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.38% of the population.

Wellston Poverty

Wellston Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White775678.65%
Black13538.46%
Hispanic7342.86%
Other33100.00%
Native4524.44%
Multiple6233.33%

9.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.16%

Male Poverty Rate

12.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wellston

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wellston is Native, with 4.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.38%
High School12.45%
Some College4.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.75%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.33%
Male Employed1.38%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wellston Income

Wellston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,250$61,280
Families$56,806$71,578
Married Families$64,844-
Non Families$28,750$37,468

Wellston Marital Status

Wellston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wellston Married by Age and Sex

Wellston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wellston Marital Status by Race

Wellston Veterans

79

Number of Veterans

79

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
Second Gulf War22
Korea2
First Gulf War2
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6428
65 to 7422
18 to 3416
35 to 547
75+6
Name Veterans % of Total
White7512.27%
2 or More250.00%
Hawaiian240.00%

$Wellston Veterans by Education

18.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wellston Employment Status

65%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Wellston Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.50%

Born in Oklahoma

99.06%

Native Born

0.94%

Foreign Born

0.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.06% of Wellston residents were born in the United States, with 74.50% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.94% 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
20207840.00%
20197840.00%
2018784-5-0.63%
20177890.00%
2016789-3-0.38%
201579260.76%
201478640.51%
201378240.51%
2012778-5-0.64%
2011783-7-0.89%
20107900.00%