Wellston is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 2,326 people and just one neighborhood, Wellston is the 228th largest community in Missouri. Wellston has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wellston is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wellston is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wellston who work in office and administrative support (19.86%), sales jobs (14.90%) and food service (12.64%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Wellston, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.38 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Wellston, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.