The Village of Bluffton had a population of 4,263 as of July 1, 2019.
The primary coordinate point for Bluffton is located at latitude 40.8953 and longitude -83.8888 in Allen County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Bluffton encompass a land area of 3.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Allen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 837 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Village of Bluffton are located in Allen County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Hancock County.
The Village of Bluffton (GNIS ID: 2398144) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bluffton: Croghan, Shannon.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Bluffton, OH Housing Affordability Index is 228 |
State of Ohio Housing Affordability Index is 156
|The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.|
|Bluffton, OH Wealth Index is 101 |
State of Ohio Wealth Index is 84
|The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.|
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|Population in Households||3,521|
|Population in Families||2,912|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||742|
|Median Household Income||$77,789|
|Average Household Income||$86,805|
|Per Capita Income||$30,476|
|Total Housing Units||1,597 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,038 (65.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||452 (28.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||107 ( 6.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$169,977|
|Housing Affordability Index2||228|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.36%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
The table below compares Bluffton to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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||# 319||74th|
|Population Density||# 636||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 479||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 158||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 385||68th|
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