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Wellington, Utah

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Welcome to Wellington ...

The city of Wellington is located in Carbon County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Wellington has a population of 1,603 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 elevation 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

Wellington is located in the (435) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wellington had a population of 1,676 people (which is 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 (which had a count of 1,666 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Wellington had an population of 1,603 people. This is a decrease of 4.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.78% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wellington. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wellington. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wellington.

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.

Communities near Wellington ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Price   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Wellington

Helper   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Wellington

Huntington   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Wellington

Located in Emery County

East Carbon City   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of Wellington

Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Wellington

Located in Emery County

Elmo   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the South (S) of Wellington

Located in Emery County

Sunnyside   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the East (E) of Wellington

Hiawatha   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West (W) of Wellington

Kenilworth   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the North (N) of Wellington

Mohrland   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Wellington

Located in Emery County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wellington.

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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:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wellington.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wellington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wellington) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wellington. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wellington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wellington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5425, Longitude: -110.7341     [Map].






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