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The Bluewell Census Designated Place had a population of 2,025 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Bluewell is located at latitude 37.3126 and longitude -81.2598 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Bluewell Census Designated Place 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bluewell: Dolph.
|Total Population||2,025 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,025 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,611 (79.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$33,388|
|Average Household Income||$40,657|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$17,683|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||988 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||616 (62.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||273 (27.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||99 (10.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$67,766|
|Average Home Value||$85,390|
|Housing Affordability Index3||315|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.49%|
|Per Capita Income||1.04%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.79%|
The table below compares Bluewell to the other 404 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 77||81st|
|Population Density||# 274||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 306||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 312||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 351||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 139||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.