The Town of Wellton had a population of 3,156 as of July 1, 2016. Wellton ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arizona. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Wellton is located at latitude 32.64 and longitude -114.214 in Yuma County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Wellton (see map below) encompass a land area of 28.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Yuma County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 246 feet.
The Town of Wellton (GNIS ID: 2413467) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Wellton is located within Wellton Division of Yuma County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wellton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wellton: Saint Peter, San Pedro.
|Population in Households||3,153|
|Population in Familes||2,629|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,262 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,012 (44.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||326 (14.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||924 (40.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,339|
|Average Home Value||$127,473|
|Median Household Income||$39,082|
|Average Household Income||$48,646|
|Per Capita Income||$20,533|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.14%|
|Per Capita Income||1.31%|
The table below compares Wellton to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 125||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 277||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 75||84th|
|Median Household Income||# 201||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 206||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.