Wellton is a city located in Yuma County Arizona. Wellton has a 2020 population of 3,083. Wellton is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 6.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,890 in 2010.
The average household income in Wellton is $55,030 with a poverty rate of 23.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $676 per month, and the median house value is $78,500. The median age in Wellton is 62.4 years, 64.8 years for males, and 59.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Welltonwas:
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 white people with a rate of 28.27%.
58.74% of Wellton residents speak only English, while 41.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.49% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wellton is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wellton is Hispanic, with 33.57% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.06%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wellton
70.43% of Wellton residents were born in the United States, with 29.31% having been born in Arizona. 20.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.