About This Place
Wells is a town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 1,121.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 23.4 square miles (60.5 km2), of which, 22.5 square miles (58.4 km2) of it is land and 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2) of it (3.42%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,121 people, 466 households, and 334 families residing in the town. The population density was 49.7 people per square mile (19.2/km2). There were 857 housing units at an average density of 38.0 per square mile (14.7/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 98.66% White, 0.36% African American, 0.09% Native American, 0.36% from other races, and 0.54% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.98% of the population.