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Welcome to Bluff Creek ...
The location of Bluff Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Bluff Creek, you might consider that their post office opened in 1889.
A typical abbreviation for Bluff Creek: Bluff Crk. (or less commonly used: Bluff Ck. or Bluff Cr.)
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Bluff Creek had a population of 1,733 people.<3> (see below for details).
Bluff Creek is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Bluff Creek lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bluff Creek is within the (615) area code.
Communities Also Named Bluff Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 7 communities that are also named Bluff Creek - they are located in California, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Manitoba.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bluff Creek.
Communities near Bluff Creek ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bluff Creek.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bluff Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bluff Creek.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bluff Creek. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bluff Creek.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bluff Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Bluff Creek.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluff Creek ...
Looking for more information about Bluff Creek? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bluff Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bluff Creek.
Adding Bluff Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bluff Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Bluff Creek was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Bluff Creek in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Bluff Creek.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 05 Sep 2023