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Wells River, Vermont
Welcome to Wells River ...
The village of Wells River is located in Orange County.
The location of Wells River has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Wells River: Wells Riv.
See our Genealogy Helper Page for Wells River for more information about variations on the name of Wells River.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Wells River has a population of 387 people<2> (see below for details).
Wells River is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wells River lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Wells River is located in the (802) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wells River had a population of 399 people. This makes Wells River the county's 18th most populous community.
The population of Wells River represents 0.06% of the population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 249th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 399 people, the population of Wells River increased 22.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 325 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wells River had an population of 387 people. This is a decrease of 3.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.08% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wells River.
Communities near Wells River ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wells River and not the distance if driven.<4>.
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See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wells River ...
Looking for more information about Wells River? 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.
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019