Wells Rutland County, Vermont

Wells: Town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States

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Location of Wells on Vermont map.


Wells is a town located in the county of Rutland in the U.S. state of Vermont. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,150 and a population density of 49 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,151 inhabitants.

Church in Wells  Vermont image
Church in Wells Vermont
Church in Wells  Vermont image


Wells is located at 43°25'2"N 73°12'15"W (43.4172900, -73.2042700).

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Wells forecast: Patchy fog before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind around 5 mph. more

Wells Quick Facts

Population : 1,151 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Vermont (United States)
County : Rutland County
Postal code : 05774
Phone Area Codes : 802
Area : 23.4 km2
Altitude : 614 feet / 187 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:16:40 (25th September 2021)
Density : 49 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.09% (2010-2020)
Weather : 71℉ Patchy Fog then Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Wells increased by 0.09% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,150 - census
2011 1,149 -0.09% estimation process
2012 1,143 -0.52% estimation process
2013 1,142 -0.09% estimation process
2014 1,142 0% estimation process
2015 1,143 0.09% estimation process
2016 1,139 -0.35% estimation process
2017 1,150 0.96% estimation process
2018 1,151 0.09% estimation process
2019 1,154 0.26% estimation process
2020 1,151 -0.26% estimation process

Wells zip code is 05774. County name: Rutland, County fips: 50021

People born in Wells (2)

People born in Wells, including Mormon leader during the formative period of the Latter Day Saint movement Oliver Cowdery, Anson Rogers Graves, you can see a list of people who born in Wells.

Schools in Wells

College & universities near Wells, VT

Code Name City ZIP
230898 Green Mountain College Poultney (VT) 05764-1199
230834 Castleton University Castleton (VT) 05735
231077 College of St Joseph Rutland (VT) 05701-3899
418029 Washington Saratoga Warren Hamilton Essex BOCES-Practical Nursing Program Hudson Falls (NY) 12839
188438 Adirondack Community College Queensbury (NY) 12804

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wells, VT

Code Name Address Type
FHV Fair Haven, Vermont Depot and Water Sts. RAIL
CNV Castleton station 266 Main Street RAIL
WHL Whitehall station Main St. and Saunders St. RAIL
RUD Rutland station 25 Evelyn Street RAIL
FED Fort Edward station 70 East St. RAIL

Post offices near Wells

Post Office Name City ZIP
Well Post Office Wells (VT) 05774
Granvill Post Office Granville (NY) 12832
Middle Granvill Post Office Middle Granville (NY) 12849
Pawl Post Office Pawlet (VT) 05761
West Pawl Post Office West Pawlet (VT) 05775

Other places with the same name (1)

  • Wells , England cathedral city in Somerset, England with a population of 11,343 people.

Other cities in Rutland County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Rutland County , VT. (more)

City Name Population Title
Castleton 4,490 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Rutland 4,105 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, surrounding the city of Rutland
Brandon 3,705 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Pittsford 2,757 Town in Vermont
Fair Haven 2,530 Town in Vermont, United States
West Rutland 2,129 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Wallingford 1,938 Town in Vermont
Poultney 1,693 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Proctor 1,578 Town in Vermont
Pawlet 1,359 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Danby 1,308 Town in Rutland County, Vermont
Mount Holly 1,241 Town in Vermont
Chittenden 1,170 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Mendon 1,015 Town in Vermont
Benson 991 Town in Vermont
Shrewsbury 979 Town in Rutland County, Vermont, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Wells distances to largest Vermont cities