Wellfleet, NE Profile: Facts & Data


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Wellfleet, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The Village of Wellfleet had a population of 86 as of July 1, 2018. Wellfleet ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Wellfleet is located at latitude 40.7539 and longitude -100.7318 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Wellfleet (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,815 feet.

The Village of Wellfleet (GNIS ID: 2400121) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Wellfleet is located within Medicine Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lincoln County.

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Wellfleet, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 86
Population in Households 86
Population in Familes 76
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 318
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $55,092
Average Household Income $76,992
Per Capita Income $29,042


Total Housing Units 42 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 (21.4%)
Median Home Value $115,000
Average Home Value $138,542


Total Households 33
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 25
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.19% 0.46%
Households 1.16% 0.6%
Families 0.5% 0.79%
Median Household Income   4.46%
Per Capita Income   3.68%

Wellfleet, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wellfleet to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 469 19th
Population Density # 472 19th
Diversity Index # 42 93rd
Median Household Income # 222 62nd
Per Capita Income # 257 56th

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