Wellman, TX Population

Population: 203. Estimated population in July 2020: 201 (-1.0% change)
Males: 95 (46.8%), Females: 108 (53.2%)

Terry County

Zip code: 79378

Median resident age: 37.8 years
Median household income: $50,833
Median house value: $31,300

Races in Wellman:

  • White Non-Hispanic (70.4%)
  • Hispanic (29.1%)
  • Other race (11.8%)
  • American Indian (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (13.8%), Irish (12.8%), English (10.3%), German (5.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%), Welsh (1.5%).

Land area: 0.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wellman

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wellman city

  • Never married: 16.1%
  • Now married: 71.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

7.4% Foreign born (7.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -35 (-14.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wellman:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wellman:

  • LUBBOCK INTL (about 60 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Abbreviation: LBB)
  • LEA COUNTY RGNL (about 60 miles; HOBBS, NM; Abbreviation: HOB)
  • MIDLAND INTERNATIONAL (about 79 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Abbreviation: MAF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Wellman:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wellman:

  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 39 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,851)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 58 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; Full-time enrollment: 22,439)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 74 miles; MIDLAND, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,800)
  • ODESSA COLLEGE (about 82 miles; ODESSA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,555)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 93 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,578)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 100 miles; PORTALES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,955)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 137 miles; CANYON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,476)
Public primary/middle school in Wellman:

  • WELLMAN-UNION SCHOOL (Students: 256; Location: 5TH & TERRY; Grades: PK – 12)