Newell is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Newell Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hancock County at latitude 40.6184 and longitude -80.6042. Hancock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 755 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Newell Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles.Photos of the local Newell, WV area
Also See: Newell, WV ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,292|
|Population in Familes||998|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||654 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||331 (50.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||208 (31.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||115 (17.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$46,751|
|Average Home Value||$53,625|
|Median Household Income||$28,555|
|Average Household Income||$39,080|
|Per Capita Income||$16,438|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.01%|
|Per Capita Income||2.51%|
The table below compares Newell to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 130||68th|
|Population Density1||# 76||81st|
|Diversity Index2||# 158||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 340||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 350||13th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.