Wellsville, KS

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2022 Population
2,022
2.17% 1-year growth
US Senator
Jerry Moran
Republican Party
US Senator
Roger Marshall
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
37.9
2.43% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
9.75%
2.17% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$68,750
3.17% 1-year decline
2022 Median Property Value
$158,300
11.1% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Wellsville, KS had a population of 2.02k people with a median age of 37.9 and a median household income of $68,750. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Wellsville, KS grew from 1,979 to 2,022, a 2.17% increase and its median household income declined from $71,000 to $68,750, a −3.17% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wellsville, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.8%), White (Hispanic) (4.55%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.02%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.09%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.495%).

None of the households in Wellsville, KS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.6% of the residents in Wellsville, KS are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Wellsville, KS was $158,300, and the homeownership rate was 68.7%.

Most people in Wellsville, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Wellsville, KS was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Wellsville, KS is home to a population of 2.02k people, from which 99.6% are citizens. As of 2022, 0.742% of Wellsville, KS residents were born outside of the country (15 people).

In 2022, there were 19.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.84k people) in Wellsville, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 92 White (Hispanic) and 61 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.6%
2022 Citizenship
99.5%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.6% of Wellsville, KS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Wellsville, KS was 99.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Wellsville, KS
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    1.84k ± 233
  2. White (Hispanic)
    92 ± 91
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    61 ± 36.9
5.74%
Hispanic Population
116 people

In 2022, there were 19.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.84k people) in Wellsville, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 92 White (Hispanic) and 61 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.74% of the people in Wellsville, KS are hispanic (116 people).

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Foreign-Born Population

0.742%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
15 people
0.657%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
13 people

As of 2022, 0.742% of Wellsville, KS residents (15 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Wellsville, KS was 0.657%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (1990s)
    62 ± 45
  2. Vietnam
    12 ± 19
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    9 ± 14

Wellsville, KS has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (1990s), 5.17 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Wellsville, KS employs 926 people. The largest industries in Wellsville, KS are Health Care & Social Assistance (165 people), Construction (120 people), and Manufacturing (117 people), and the highest paying industries are Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services ($97,760), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($80,500), and Manufacturing ($77,969).

Occupations

926
2022 Value
± 168
−1.49%
1 Year decline
± 25%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Wellsville, KS declined at a rate of −1.49%, from 940 employees to 926 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Wellsville, KS, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (140 people), Construction & Extraction Occupations (103 people), and Management Occupations (80 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Wellsville, KS.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

926
2022 Value
± 168
−1.49%
1 Year decline
± 25%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Wellsville, KS declined at a rate of −1.49%, from 940 employees to 926 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Wellsville, KS, are Health Care & Social Assistance (165 people), Construction (120 people), and Manufacturing (117 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Wellsville, KS, though some of these residents may live in Wellsville, KS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$50,833
Median earning men ± $16,754
$40,278
Median earning women ± $5,353

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Manufacturing ($100,694), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($81,750), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($75,833).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($60,417), Information ($58,281), and Manufacturing ($55,625).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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3.11%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.44M people employed in Kansas. This represents a 3.11% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.9%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Kansas went to Donald J. Trump with 56.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (41.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.23%).

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall are the senators currently representing the state of Kansas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Kansas

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Jerry Moran
Senator from Kansas3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Roger Marshall
Senator from Kansas2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall are the senators currently representing Kansas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Kansas

Kansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Kansas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.872% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.778% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (605k), Some college (553k), and Bachelors Degree (450k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Wellsville, KS was $158,300 in 2022, which is 0.562 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $142,500 to $158,300, a 11.1% increase. The homeownership rate in Wellsville, KS is 68.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Wellsville, KS have an average commute time of 28.7 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Wellsville, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$158,300
Median Property Value 2022
±$18,589
$557
Median Property Taxes
±$118

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The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Wellsville, KS compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

68.7%
Homeownership
2022
55.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 68.7% of the housing units in Wellsville, KS were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 71%.

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Income by Location

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The following map shows all of the places in Wellsville, KS colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$68,750
Median Household Income
± $19,521
811
Number of Households
± 154

In 2022, the median household income of the 811 households in Wellsville, KS declined from $68,750 from the previous year's value of $71,000.

The following chart displays the households in Wellsville, KS distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Wellsville, KS is from Kansas.
0.462
2022 Wage GINI in Kansas
0.46
2021 Wage GINI in Kansas

In 2022, the income inequality in Kansas was 0.462 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.512% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Kansas was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kansas in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (81.7%)
  2. Worked At Home (10.9%)
  3. Carpooled (6.77%)

In 2022, 81.7% of workers in Wellsville, KS drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (10.9%) and those who carpooled to work (6.77%).

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Commute Time

28.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Wellsville, KS have a longer commute time (28.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 3.86% of the workforce in Wellsville, KS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Wellsville, KS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Wellsville, KS have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

9.75% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Wellsville, KS (189 out of 1.94k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 55 - 64, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 45 - 54.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Wellsville, KS is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

92.5% of the population of Wellsville, KS has health coverage, with 65.4% on employee plans, 7.48% on Medicaid, 9.12% on Medicare, 7.79% on non-group plans, and 2.66% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Franklin County, KS see 2322 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.343% decrease from the previous year (2330 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3213 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 476 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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2,322 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Franklin County, KS

Primary care physicians in Franklin County, KS see an average of 2,322 patients per year. This represents a 0.343% decrease from the previous year (2,330 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Franklin County, KS in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 27.8% under 18 years, 17.8% between 18 and 34 years, 41% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48% were men and 52% were women.

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Uninsured People

7.53%
Uninsured
65.4%
Employer Coverage
7.48%
Medicaid
9.12%
Medicare
7.79%
Non-Group
2.66%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Wellsville, KS grew by 12.2% from 6.71% to 7.53%.

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