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Wellington is a city in Jefferson County, in the Louisville metro area.
Wellington is in the Bluegrass region.
The community was named for Wellington Davis, landowner
The latitude of Wellington is 38.216N. The longitude is -85.669W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 502 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 562.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Wellington demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Jefferson County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Louisville area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 40205 ZIP code.
27% of Wellington residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wellington ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wellington was $26,235, compared with $21,587 nationally.
49% of Wellington residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Wellington, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $883. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,013.
Jefferson County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wellington political report.
The average commute time for Wellington workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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