Wellton, Arizona Population 2020

3,108
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Wellton is a city located in Arizona. With a 2020 population of 3,108, it is the 75th largest city in Arizona and the 6133rd largest city in the United States. Wellton is currently growing at a rate of 1.27% annually and its population has increased by 7.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,882 in 2010. Spanning over 29 miles, Wellton has a population density of 108 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wellton is $56,390 with a poverty rate of 23.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $681 per month, and the median house value is $73,200. The median age in Wellton is 62.1 years, 63.5 years for males, and 57.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.4 males.

Wellton Demographics

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

  • White: 60.52%
  • Other race: 31.60%
  • Two or more races: 5.64%
  • Native American: 1.14%
  • Asian: 1.10%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wellton, Arizona is 3,108, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,030.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,882.

Wellton, Arizona Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,81260.52%
Some Other Race94631.60%
Two or More Races1695.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native341.14%
Asian331.10%
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Wellton Population Pyramid 2020

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Wellton Median Age

62.1


Total

63.5


Male

57.8


Female

Wellton Adults

There are 2,690 adults, (1,273 of whom are seniors) in Wellton.

Wellton Age Dependency

111.3

Age Dependency Ratio

89.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wellton Sex Ratio

Female

1,540

51.44%

Male

1,454

48.56%

Wellton Households and Families

Wellton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wellton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family85.2%14.8%
Married84.8%15.2%
All78.1%21.9%
Female7%93%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2702.3578.1
Married8102.7684.8
Non Family3251.2685.2
Female1152.567
Male202.6100

2.66

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Wellton Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade37615.20%
9th to 12th Grade40216.25%
High School Graduate68327.61%
Some College53921.79%
Associates Degree1365.50%
Bachelors Degree1977.96%
Graduate Degree1415.70%
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Wellton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4291,229309
Hispanic92434629
Other Race639182
Multiple Races1421429
Native American33
Asian3232

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.62%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,118$25,882$13,571
Less Than High School$25,721$26,324$2,500
High School Grad$$$
Some College$23,750$24,049$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,118

Average Earnings

$25,882

Average Male

$13,571

Average Female

Wellton Language

Wellton Language by Age

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Wellton Language

59.30% of Wellton residents speak only English, while 40.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 38.10% of the population.

Wellton Poverty

Wellton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,37353739.11%
Other94640142.39%
White1,4971348.95%
Multiple1697946.75%
Native3434100.00%

23.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.22%

Male Poverty Rate

27.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wellton

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wellton is White, with 8.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 23.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.31%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.45%
High School16.40%
Some College13.78%
Bachelors or Greater8.28%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed21.30%
Female Employed6.63%
Male Unemployed2.22%

Wellton Income

Wellton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,761$56,390
Families$50,703$52,276
Married Families$52,240-
Non Families$29,950$62,147
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Wellton Marital Status

Wellton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wellton Married by Age and Sex

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Wellton 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 35-44.

Wellton Marital Status by Race

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Wellton Veterans

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449

Number of Veterans

449

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam244
Korea132
Second Gulf War27
First Gulf War15
World War II12
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Age Group Veterans
75+248
65 to 74151
55 to 6422
18 to 3422
35 to 546
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Name Veterans % of Total
White42724.70%
Hispanic343.07%
Other222.93%

Wellton Veterans by Education

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5.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wellton Employment Status

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26.5%

Labor Force Participation

24.9%

Employment Rate

6.3%

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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28.32%

Born in Arizona

70.24%

Native Born

29.76%

Foreign Born

22.48%

Non Citizen

7.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.24% of Wellton residents were born in the United States, with 28.32% having been born in Arizona. 22.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,108391.27%
20193,069391.29%
20183,03070.23%
20173,023391.31%
20162,984290.98%
20152,955-11-0.37%
20142,96670.24%
20132,95990.31%
20122,95090.31%
20112,941511.76%
20102,8900.00%