Wellston is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Wellston Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Manistee County at latitude 44.2169 and longitude -85.9579. Manistee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 774 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Wellston Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.Photos of the local Wellston, MI area
Also See: Wellston, MI ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||315|
|Population in Familes||250|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||270 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||120 (44.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||20 ( 7.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||130 (48.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,576|
|Average Home Value||$95,833|
|Median Household Income||$35,511|
|Average Household Income||$46,615|
|Per Capita Income||$21,018|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.45%|
|Per Capita Income||1.82%|
The table below compares Wellston to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 607||13th|
|Population Density1||# 581||16th|
|Diversity Index2||# 388||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 569||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 395||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.