Wells County is located in northeast Indiana. The County Seat is Bluffton and the largest city is Bluffton. The Official Web Site is located at https://www.wellscounty.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 27,862 and the 2010 census population was 27,636. The land area is 368.09 square miles and there are 75.1 persons per square mile.
97.8% of the population is White, 0.5% is Black or African American, 2.4% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.9% is two or more races. 90.7% have a high school degree or higher, and 15.7% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $112,500, there are 10,904 households, an average of 2.49 persons per household. The per capita income is $24,269, the median household income is $48,136, and 10.7% of the persons in Wells County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,311. Retail sales (in $1000) were $221,300, and sales per capita were $7,969.
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