Wellsville, Missouri Population 2020

1,150

Wellsville is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 1,150, it is the 322nd largest city in Missouri and the 9758th largest city in the United States. Wellsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -5.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,217 in 2010. Wellsville reached it's highest population of 1,216 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Wellsville has a population density of 748 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wellsville is $47,968 with a poverty rate of 13.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $715 per month, and the median house value is $68,200. The median age in Wellsville is 38.3 years, 37 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.9 males.

Wellsville Demographics

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

  • White: 96.54%
  • Black or African American: 2.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.86%
  • Two or more races: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wellsville, Missouri is 1,150, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,152.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,217.

Wellsville, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,11796.54%
Black or African American252.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.86%
Two or More Races50.43%

Wellsville Population Pyramid 2020

Wellsville Median Age

38.3


Total

37


Male

40.4


Female

Wellsville Adults

There are 853 adults, (228 of whom are seniors) in Wellsville.

Wellsville Age Dependency

85.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wellsville Sex Ratio

Female

619

53.50%

Male

538

46.50%

Wellsville Households and Families

Wellsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wellsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Female54.7%45.3%
Male50%50%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4212.5269.6
Married1803.2987.2
Non Family1401.258.6
Female753.3354.7
Male261.9250

3.01

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

10.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wellsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade486.48%
9th to 12th Grade9913.36%
High School Graduate33044.53%
Some College17523.62%
Associates Degree304.05%
Bachelors Degree374.99%
Graduate Degree222.97%

Wellsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White68154659
Black2519
Hispanic2014
Islander1010
Multiple Races55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.66%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,091$37,105$26,667
Less Than High School$30,179$30,536$
High School Grad$32,222$42,153$17,679
Some College$29,688$27,083$29,844
Bachelors Degree$37,321$36,667$38,125
Graduate Degree$49,167$$

$31,091

Average Earnings

$37,105

Average Male

$26,667

Average Female

Wellsville Language

Wellsville Language by Age

Wellsville Language

99.07% of Wellsville residents speak only English, while 0.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.

Wellsville Poverty

Wellsville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White96912312.69%
Islander1010100.00%
Hispanic51611.76%
Black25624.00%

13.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.30%

Male Poverty Rate

19.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wellsville

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wellsville is Hispanic, with 11.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.21%
Some College13.85%
High School8.70%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.00%
Female Employed16.11%
Male Employed1.28%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wellsville Income

Wellsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,576$47,968
Families$47,083$56,005
Married Families$67,500-
Non Families$17,115$24,856

Wellsville Marital Status

Wellsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wellsville Married by Age and Sex

Wellsville 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.

Wellsville Marital Status by Race

Wellsville Veterans

100

Number of Veterans

97

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
First Gulf War20
Korea4
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Wellsville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wellsville Employment Status

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wellsville 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

87.21%

Born in Missouri

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wellsville residents were born in the United States, with 87.21% having been born in Missouri. 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
20201,150-1-0.09%
20191,151-1-0.09%
20181,152110.96%
20171,141-1-0.09%
20161,142-11-0.95%
20151,153-14-1.20%
20141,167-14-1.19%
20131,181-9-0.76%
20121,190-24-1.98%
20111,214-2-0.16%
20101,2160.00%