NY

National Population : 333,590,059
New York State Population : 18,700,215

About Wells, NY

Wells, NY is located in Hamilton County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Wells is about 674 with about 1 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 851.

The Average Home Value is $161,700.00, which is roughly 40% lower than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $57,778.00, which is roughly 16% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 0% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wells is about 18.8%.

New York is ranked #2 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.46 out of 100.

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Voting

Hamilton County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 47.06% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.77%
Democratic: 33.76%
Libertarian: 1.18%
Other: 1.09%
Green: 0.2%


Nearby Locations

Speculator, NY (7.15 mi.)
Stony Creek, NY (15.81 mi.)
Johnsburg, NY (16.89 mi.)
Hadley, NY (17.23 mi.)
Northville, NY (17.59 mi.)
Piseco, NY (17.85 mi.)
Indian Lake, NY (18.71 mi.)
Athol, NY (18.75 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 12190
Latitude : 43.507103
Longitude : -74.318172
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 1750 ft.
Area Code(s) : 518, 838

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.21
Male Population Estimate : 50.45%
Female Population Estimate : 49.55%
Median Age : 49.2
Male Median Age : 47.8
Female Median Age : 49.5

White Population Estimate : 97.18%
Black Population Estimate : 1.93%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.19%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.63%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.48%
Other Population Estimate : 0.15%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wells specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Hamilton County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Hamilton County: About 74 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hamilton County is about 74% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.