Wellton, Arizona

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Population in 2013: 2,908 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +59.0%
Males: 1,427  (49.1%)
Females: 1,481  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  61.0 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85356.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,117 (it was $27,045 in 2000)
Wellton:

$44,117
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,505 (it was $13,644 in 2000)

Wellton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $53,755 (it was $49,100 in 2000)
Wellton:

$53,755
AZ:

$166,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $677.

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  • Races in Wellton, AZ (2010)

    Wellton races chart
    • 1,76161.1%White alone
    • 1,03836.0%Hispanic
    • 311.1%Black alone
    • 301.0%Two or more races
    • 130.5%American Indian alone
    • 80.3%Asian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Wellton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wellton: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.8%), Irish (8.5%), English (8.4%), United States (8.4%), Norwegian (3.3%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1970

Elevation: 248 feet

Land area: 2.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,156 people per square mile   (low).

Wellton,AZ real estate house value index trend

Wellton, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Wellton:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wellton town:

  • Never married: 11.9%
  • Now married: 67.7%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

843 residents are foreign born (17.4% Latin America, 10.6% North America).

This town:

28.9%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $650 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $291 (0.9%)

Wellton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Yuma, AZ (27.7 miles , pop. 77,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Glendale, AZ (128.9 miles , pop. 218,812).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (133.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Wellton Hills, AZ (1.8 miles ), Tacna, AZ (3.2 miles ), Fortuna Foothills, AZ (4.0 miles ), Buckshot, AZ (4.5 miles) , El Prado Estates, AZ (4.7 miles ), Winterhaven-Bard, CA (5.2 miles ), Yuma, AZ (5.3 miles ), Martinez Lake, AZ (5.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $97,000
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $169,900
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $169,900
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $86,800
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $92,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.67 N, Longitude: 114.14 W

Wellton household income distribution Wellton home values distribution

Crime rates in Wellton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000300102
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0155.70.00.052.40.0105.8
Robberies 0000000110
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.052.452.20.0
Assaults 2332492201
per 100,000 105.7154.2158.1104.3207.6465.6105.4104.80.052.9
Burglaries 1622620615181769
per 100,000 845.71,131.1316.11,043.3311.4776.0948.4890.5313.2475.9
Thefts 2621211615291631114
per 100,000 1,374.21,079.71,106.4834.6778.41,500.3843.01,623.9574.1211.5
Auto thefts 2303012130
per 100,000 105.7154.20.0156.50.051.7105.452.4156.60.0
Arson 0100000000
per 100,000 0.051.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 149.6172.3102.0145.5227.9220.2134.9218.676.1142.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Wellton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Arizona average:

1.85
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

27.0%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +685 (+59.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (46%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Wellton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Wellton, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Wellton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Arizona state average. It is 522% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 173.2 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from Wellton center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 94.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 183.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from Wellton center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 322.2 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yuma County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wellton topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wellton:

  • Arizona Western College (about 21 miles; Yuma, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 5,454)
  • Imperial Valley College (about 81 miles; Imperial, CA; FT enrollment: 5,313)
  • Estrella Mountain Community College (about 119 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,932)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc (about 121 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,860)
  • Glendale Community College (about 129 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 12,533)
  • Grand Canyon University (about 131 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 44,186)
  • South Mountain Community College (about 131 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,736)

Public elementary/middle schools in Wellton:

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Notable locations in Wellton: Butterfield Golf Course (A), Wellton Fire Department (B), Wellton Town Hall (C), Wellton Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wellton include: Grace Fellowship Church (A), Wellton Community Presbyterian Church (B), Wellton Assembly of God (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Wellton: Butterfield Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Desert Motel (28709 Los Angeles Avenue).

Court: Yuma County - Courts- Justice Court 3rd Precinct (10260 Dome Street).

Yuma County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

6.6

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wellton and their reported violations in the past:

MOHAWK UTILITY COMPANY (Address: 36140 ANTELOPE DR , Population served: 300, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2013. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2014)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2013. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-27-2014)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • 46 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 102 other older monitoring violations
ANTELOPE WATER COMPANY (Address: 35710 ANTELOPE DR , Population served: 163, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2014)
  • 17 routine major monitoring violations
  • 17 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.6%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.5% for Black residents, 9.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 76.5% for American Indian residents, 5.5% for other race residents, 16.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.4%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Wellton, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Wellton compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Wellton (2011 data):

  • National Bank of Arizona: Wellton Branch at 28801 Los Angeles Avenue, branch established on 1953/12/28. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $4,485.6 mil, Deposits: $3,731.3 mil, headquarters in Tucson, AZ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
Arizona average:

12.5

Wellton travel time to work - commute Wellton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Wellton:

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Religion statistics for Wellton town (based on Yuma County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic43,4017
Evangelical Protestant18,34192
Other7,16425
Mainline Protestant4,07814
Black Protestant2223
None122,545-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 37
Yuma County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Yuma County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Yuma County:

2.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Here:

4.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Yuma County:

25.7%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.3%
State:

14.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 3$14,001$56,0040$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,787
Police Protection - Officers 5$27,854$66,8500$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,253
Solid Waste Management 2$5,701$34,2060$0
Parks and Recreation 5$13,277$31,8652$1,067
Water Supply 3$9,859$39,4360$0
Other and Unallocable 3$9,184$36,7360$0
Totals for Government 21$79,876$45,6434$4,107

Wellton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $299,000 ($102.82)
    General Public Buildings: $21,000 ($7.22)
  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $428,000 ($147.18)
    Police Protection: $208,000 ($71.53)
    Regular Highways: $197,000 ($67.74)
    Water Utilities: $183,000 ($62.93)
    Central Staff Services: $135,000 ($46.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $110,000 ($37.83)
    Fire Protection: $62,000 ($21.32)
    Financial Administration: $62,000 ($21.32)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $47,000 ($16.16)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($9.97)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($2.75)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $60,000 ($20.63)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $550,000 ($189.13)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.34)

Wellton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $219,000 ($75.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $81,000 ($27.85)
    All Other: $14,000 ($4.81)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $56,000 ($19.26)
    Rents: $14,000 ($4.81)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($1.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $168,000 ($57.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $348,000 ($119.67)
    All Other: $229,000 ($78.75)
    Highways: $162,000 ($55.71)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $362,000 ($124.48)
    Property: $56,000 ($19.26)
    NEC: $6,000 ($2.06)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($0.69)

Wellton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($8.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($4.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($4.13)

Wellton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $117,000 ($40.23)

5.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,938 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,278 average AGI)
Yuma County:

0.20%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.66% ($27,566 average AGI)
from Imperial County, CA  0.31% ($26,502)
from San Diego County, CA  0.28% ($35,508)


5.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,345 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,213 average AGI)
Yuma County:

0.16%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.78% ($40,168 average AGI)
to San Diego County, CA  0.32% ($42,972)
to Imperial County, CA  0.26% ($28,324)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wellton:

  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBLU (560 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KAWC (1320 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA WESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCBQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: RADIO 1210, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wellton:

  • KCEC-FM (104.5 FM; WELLTON, AZ; Owner: FARMWORKERS EDUCATIONAL RADIO NETWORK INC.)
  • KYRM (91.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK INC)
  • K217AW (91.3 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: ADVANCED MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KTTI (95.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYJT (100.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLJZ (93.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: MONSTERMEDIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Wellton:

  • K28FM (Channel 28; YUMA, AZ; Owner: BROADCAST GROUP, LTD.)
  • K19CX (Channel 19; YUMA, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • K52EG (Channel 52; YUMA, AZ; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Wellton fatal accident list:

Jan 28, 2007 09:21 PM, Williams St, Lat: 32.66417, Lon: -114.14224, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 2
Jul 3, 1990 10:22 PM, Centerst, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 22, 1989 03:00 AM, County8th, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 24, 1982 04:17 PM, Arizonaave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 12, 1979 09:32 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 27, 1978 08:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • $3,525,000Total costs
  • 30,760Total average daily traffic
  • 6,065Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wellton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 1/4 Mi E Of Avenue 3e On County 12 1/2 (Lat: 32.675056 Lon: -114.134111), Call Sign: KRM687
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.710 MHz, 154.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/2013, Expiration Date: 04/26/2023
    Registrant: Yuma County Sheriff\'s Office, 141 S. 3rd Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364, Phone: (928) 539-7828, Fax: (928) 539-7837, Email:
  • 1 Mi Ne (Lat: 32.675056 Lon: -114.117444), Call Sign: KOF960
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.130 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/06/2011, Expiration Date: 01/08/2022
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 12 Mi W On Telegraph Hill (Lat: 32.672556 Lon: -114.336056), Call Sign: WCY647
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2004, Expiration Date: 01/16/2015
    Registrant: Wellton-Mohawk Irrigation & Drainage District, 30570 Wellton-Mohawk Dr, Wellton, AZ 85356, Phone: (928) 785-3351, Fax: (928) 785-9294, Email:
  • Lat: 32.673889 Lon: -114.140833, Call Sign: WPWF752
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.762 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/06/2002, Expiration Date: 11/06/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2013, Certifier: Victor M Salcido
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • WELLTON, 1500 Ft S Of, Gila Sub (Lat: 32.669306 Lon: -114.142389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQDZ860
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.395 MHz, 160.620 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/09/2005, Expiration Date: 12/09/2015, Certifier: Larry Kopiasz
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas Street Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-0486, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • Lat: 32.693000 Lon: -114.271417, Call Sign: WQNT617
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.877 MHz, 160.057 MHz, 159.952 MHz, 160.102 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/19/2011, Expiration Date: 05/19/2021, Certifier: Bart Honeycutt
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wellton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wellton)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$67,940
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.00
Most common first names in Wellton, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1970.3 years
James1672.5 years
Mary1578.5 years
Robert1273.0 years
William1177.5 years
George978.3 years
Charles878.9 years
Henry872.2 years
Jack666.9 years
Betty568.4 years
Most common last names in Wellton, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1077.5 years
Hall673.1 years
Davis574.0 years
Johnson569.6 years
Miller576.0 years
Killman484.2 years
Mcelhaney473.5 years
Peterson473.9 years
Ray484.0 years
Thompson478.5 years
Businesses in Wellton, AZ
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Microtel1
Circle K1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box1

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