The Bluewell Census Designated Place had a population of 2,081 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bluewell: Dolph.
|Population in Households||2,081|
|Population in Familes||1,656|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$34,011|
|Average Household Income||$41,846|
|Per Capita Income||$18,077|
|Total Housing Units||1,013 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||657 (64.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||249 (24.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||106 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$72,283|
|Average Home Value||$95,486|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.72%|
|Per Capita Income||2.88%|
The table below compares Bluewell to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 76||81st|
|Population Density||# 277||32nd|
|Diversity Index||# 134||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 301||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 357||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.