In 2017, Wellston, MO had a population of 1.82k people with a median age of 31 and a median household income of $20,423. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wellston, MO declined from 1,882 to 1,818, a -3.4% decrease and its median household income grew from $18,056 to $20,423, a 13.1% increase.
The population of Wellston, MO is 96.4% Black or African American Alone, 1.98% White Alone, and 1.65% Two or More Races. 5.25% of the people in Wellston, MO speak a non-English language, and 97.5% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wellston, MO is $42,800, and the homeownership rate is 28.3%. Most people in Wellston, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Wellston, MO is 1 car per household.