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Welcome to Wellton ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wellton has a population of 3,044 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wellton.
Wellton is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wellton lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Wellton and travel west, you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.
Wellton is within the boundaries of the (928) area code.
The ZIP code for Wellton: 85356<4>
Websites for Wellton ...
Official Website: www.town.wellton.az.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wellton had an population of 3,044 people. This is an increase of 5.62% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 66.43% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wellton had a population of 2,882 people. This makes Wellton the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Wellton represents 0.05% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 74th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,882 people, the population of Wellton increased 57.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,829 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wellton.
Communities near Wellton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wellton.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wellton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wellton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wellton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Wellton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wellton. See our Newspapers Page for Wellton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wellton ...
Looking for more information about Wellton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Wellton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wellton.
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The official website for Wellton: www.town.wellton.az.us/
The official website for Yuma County: www.co.yuma.az.us/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2021