Wells, MN

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640 Vital Statistics. 17 Condition Alerts found.

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Wells Profile


Overview

Wells is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,247 people and just one neighborhood, Wells is the 239th largest community in Minnesota.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Wells, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.87% of Wells’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Wells is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wells who work in office and administrative support (9.77%), teaching (9.25%), and personal care services (7.78%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Wells is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Wells a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Wells has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Wells’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

One of the benefits of Wells is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.41 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

Wells Demographics

The citizens of Wells are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.04% of adults in Wells have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Wells in 2010 was $23,232, which is lower middle income relative to Minnesota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,928 for a family of four. However, Wells contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Wells home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wells residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Wells also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.59% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wells include Norwegian, Irish, Polish, and French .

The most common language spoken in Wells is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wells 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wells 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 22.22
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Wells 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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District Quality Compared to Minnesota

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Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
United South Central Elementary
600 11 Th St. Sw
Wells, MN, 56097
PK-06
United South Central High School
600 11 Th St. Sw
Wells, MN, 56097
07-12
Magic Academy Ms/Hs
600 11 Th St. Sw
Wells, MN, 56097
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.0% 38.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.4% 31.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.6% 7.1%

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