Wellston, MO

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640 Vital Statistics. 38 Condition Alerts found.

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Wellston Profile


Overview

Wellston is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 2,323 people and just one neighborhood, Wellston is the 228th largest community in Missouri. Much of the housing stock in Wellston was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Wellston is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.44% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Wellston is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wellston who work in office and administrative support (25.11%), sales jobs (17.11%), and food service (13.56%).


Setting & Lifestyle

One downside of living in Wellston is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Wellston, the average commute to work is 30.69 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.

For a small city, Wellston has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the subway. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Wellston exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.

Wellston Demographics

The citizens of Wellston have a very low rate of college education: just 6.50% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Wellston in 2010 was $8,185, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $32,740 for a family of four. Wellston also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 55.31% of its population below the federal poverty line.

The people who call Wellston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wellston residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Wellston include European, English, German, and Italian.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Look and Feel

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 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
Wellston 0.101011101001110
Missouri 4.97

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Wellston VIOLENT CRIMES

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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)

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Wellston 0.101011101001110
Missouri 28.54

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Wellston Property CRIMES

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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wellston 0.101011101001110
Missouri 35

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 11 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 Missouri

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Better than of MO 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 MO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lucas Crossing Elem. Complex School
7837 Natural Bridge Rd
St Louis, MO, 63121
KG-05
Bel-Nor Elem. School
3101 Nordic Dr
St Louis, MO, 63121
M-M
Normandy Tech. Sch. School
4333 Goodfellow Blvd
St Louis, MO, 63120
M-M
Early Child./kdg. Complex School
3417 St Thomas Moore
St Louis, MO, 63121
PK-PK
Jefferson Elem. School
4315 Cardwell Dr
St Louis, MO, 63121
KG-05
Normandy Middle School
7855 Natural Bridge Rd
St Louis, MO, 63121
06-08
Normandy High School
6701 St Charles Rock Rd
St Louis, MO, 63133
09-12
Washington Elem. School
1730 N Hanley Rd
St Louis, MO, 63114
KG-05
Barack Obama Elementary School
3883 Jennings Station Road
St. Louis, MO, 63121
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 87.1% 49.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 84.0% 41.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.0% 7.4%

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