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Welcome to Wellington ...
The city of Wellington is located in Carbon County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Wellington has a population of 1,604 people<1> (see below for details).
Wellington was established in 1878.
The community of Wellington is 5,380 feet [1,640 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Wellington is 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Wellington lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Wellington: (435)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wellington had a population of 1,676 people (or 7.83% of the total population of Carbon County). This makes Wellington the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Wellington represents 0.06% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 119th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,676 people, the population of Wellington has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,666 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wellington had an population of 1,604 people. This is a decrease of 4.3% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.72% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wellington.
Communities near Wellington ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wellington and not the distance if driven.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wellington.
Communities Also Named Wellington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Wellington - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia (4), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia (2) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wellington.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wellington:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wellington ...
Looking for more information about Wellington? 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 Wellington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wellington.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wellington. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Carbon County: www.carboncountyutah.com/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Feb 2019