The Bluewell Census Designated Place had a population of 2,183 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bluewell is located at latitude 37.3148 and longitude -81.2557 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Bluewell Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,595 feet.
The Bluewell Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2585054) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bluewell population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bluewell: Dolph.
|Population in Households||2,183|
|Population in Familes||1,745|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,034 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||679 (65.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||277 (26.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||77 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$63,531|
|Average Home Value||$84,757|
|Median Household Income||$30,365|
|Average Household Income||$40,153|
|Per Capita Income||$17,499|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.23%|
|Per Capita Income||0.87%|
The table below compares Bluewell to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 74||82nd|
|Population Density1||# 272||33rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 130||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 323||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 344||15th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.