Wellington, CO Income and Economy

Wellington Unemployment

The following table contains the unemployment rate for Wellington, CO. The unemployment rate city wide is 4.5%. This is lower than the national average 7.9%.

Unemployment City State USA
Unemployment Rate
4.5%
6.8%
7.9%
National Average
White
4.9%
6.2%
6.8%
National Average
Hispanic
3.1%
9.7%
9.6%
National Average
Asian
0.0%
5.4%
6.4%
National Average
Two or more races
0.0%
11.7%
12.2%
National Average
Black or African American
0.0%
12.4%
14.0%
National Average
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
14.7%
13.9%
National Average
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
N/A
10.4%
10.5%
National Average

Wellington Median Income by Race

Wellington, CO median income is broken down by race in the table below. At $68,333, the segment with the highest income are Black or African American people.

Race City State USA
Black or African American
$68,333
$25,818
$25,062
National Average
White
$34,867
$32,161
$31,133
National Average
American Indian and Alaska Native
$29,688
$22,023
$21,510
National Average
Two or more races
$24,405
$22,793
$22,664
National Average
Hispanic
$22,744
$21,555
$21,505
National Average
Asian
$0
$30,455
$34,418
National Average
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
$0
$25,907
$26,563
National Average

Wellington Median Household Income by Age

The average income for different age groups is shown below. Workers aged < 25 make the most in Wellington, CO.

Age City State USA
< 25
$18,621
$28,167
$26,465
National Average
25 - 44
$69,626
$60,717
$57,132
National Average
45 - 64
$64,205
$69,405
$63,398
National Average
> 64
$33,125
$37,745
$33,906
National Average

Wellington Median Worker Income

The table below displays the median individual worker income for Wellington, CO. The median worker income is $34,029. This is higher than the national average $29,701.

Worker Type City State USA
Male
$42,556
$36,882
$35,201
National Average
Female
$28,189
$25,487
$24,139
National Average
Median Household Income
$66,524
$56,456
$51,914
National Average

Wellington Household Income Other than Earnings

The table below contains the data for Wellington, CO household income, other than earnings. The highest other earnings is Retirement Income, which is $14,420. City wide social security other income from social security averages $12,060.

Income Type City State USA
Retirement Income
$14,420
$25,272
$21,489
National Average
Social Security Income
$12,060
$15,110
$15,495
National Average
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income
$4,466
$17,036
$15,308
National Average
Public Assistance Income
$2,115
$3,248
$3,553
National Average

Top Wellington Occupations

View occupation data for Wellington, CO below. The occupations with the most people doing them are listed first.

Occupation City State USA
Sales and office occupations
23.3%
25.0%
25.4%
National Average
Service occupations
23.0%
16.4%
17.1%
National Average
Management, business, and financial occupations
18.9%
16.6%
14.3%
National Average
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
10.4%
10.6%
9.8%
National Average
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
8.2%
9.3%
12.4%
National Average
Education, legal, community service, arts, and media occupations
6.6%
10.2%
10.6%
National Average
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations
5.9%
4.6%
5.2%
National Average
Computer, engineering, and science occupations
3.8%
7.2%
5.2%
National Average
Notes
  • City rating based on comparing Wellington to other Colorado cities.
  • State rating based on comparing Colorado to other U.S. states.
  • All ratings are segmented into quintiles (very low, low, average, high, very high).
  • Data provided by the 2010 U.S. Census.
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