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Statistics & Facts

The Ohio state capital is Columbus.
The population of Wellston is approximately 6,049 (1990), 5663 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,505 (1990), 2250 (2010).
The amount of land area in Wellston is 17.858 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.215 sq kilometers.
The distance from Wellston to Washington DC is 313 miles.
The distance to the Ohio state capital is 65 miles. (as the crow flies)
Wellston is positioned 39.11 degrees north of the equator and 82.53 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Wellston elevation is 690 feet above sea level.
Wellston average annual precipitation is 38.09 inches peryear.
Wellston average annual snowfall is 27.9 inches per year.
Wellston average temperature is 51.4 degrees F.
The average low temperature is (winter) 18.5 degrees F.
The average high temperature is (summer) 83.7 degrees F.


in southeastern Ohio.
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seasonal. There are an average 72 days each year that are clear. Partly cloudy days number approximately 103 each year. Cloudy days are about 190 each year.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Wellston.
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The founding of Wellston

November 1873 by Harvey Wells

The incorporation of Wellston

December 1888

a comprehensive look at the City of Wellston, Ohio. Learn more about our government, our schools, our people, and our opportunities. Look at photographs and read current notices.

A Wellston message board. Anyone on the Internet can come to these boards, take a look at what other people have written, and post a message, story, notice, or discussion about Wellston. We also have a separate board dedicated to history and genealogy. Come join in the conversation.
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Wellston City Government

Wellston City Mayor's Office
203 E Broadway St
Wellston, OH 45692-1521
Phone: 740-384-2720

Wellston has a Mayor-Council form of government.

Wellston Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
203 E Broadway St
Wellston, OH 45692-1521
Phone: 740-384-3051

Wellston Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
203 E Broadway St
Wellston, OH 45692-1521
Phone: 740-384-3051

Wellston Libraries

Wellston Public Library
Sylvester Memorial
135 East Second St.
Wellston, Ohio 45692
Phone: (740) - 384 - 6660

Wellston Schools

Education in Wellston

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