Powderly, Kentucky Population 2022

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Powderly is a city located in Muhlenberg County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 796, it is the 266th largest city in Kentucky and the 16288th largest city in the United States. Powderly is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually but its population has decreased by -1.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 812 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Powderly has a population density of 509 people per square mile.

The average household income in Powderly is $51,216 with a poverty rate of 8.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $666 per month, and the median house value is $83,900. The median age in Powderly is 47.3 years, 39.4 years for males, and 50.4 years for females.

Powderly Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Powderlywas:

  • White: 99.75%
  • Two or more races: 0.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Powderly, Kentucky is 796 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 812.

Powderly, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Powderly Population by Race

Powderly Population Pyramid 2022

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Powderly Median Age

46.8


Total

46.8


Male

46


Female

Powderly Adults

There are 587 adults, (199 of whom are seniors) in Powderly.

Powderly Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

51.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58

Child Dependency Ratio

Powderly Sex Ratio

Female

398

49.01%

Male

414

50.99%

Powderly Population by Age

Powderly Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Powderly Household Types

84.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Powderly Households and Families

3.46

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

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Powderly Households by Type

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Powderly Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Powderly Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 82.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.09%.

Powderly Educational Attainment by Race

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$35,070

Average Earnings

$35,870

Average Male

$25,833

Average Female

Powderly Earnings by Educational Attainment

Powderly Language by Age

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Powderly Language

99.00% of Powderly residents speak only English, while 1.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.63% of the population.

Powderly Language

Powderly Poverty by Race

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8.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.11%

Male Poverty Rate

14.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Powderly

The race most likely to be in poverty in Powderly is White, with 9.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Powderly is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.63%.

Powderly Poverty

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Powderly Poverty Rate by Education

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Powderly Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Powderly Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Powderly Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Powderly Married by Age and Sex

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Powderly Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Powderly Marital Status by Race

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Powderly Marital Status

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47

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Powderly Veterans by War

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Powderly Veterans by Age

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Powderly Veterans by Race

Powderly Veterans by Education

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10.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Powderly Veterans by Education

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40.5%

Labor Force Participation

39.7%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Powderly Employment by Age

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Powderly Employment by Race

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Powderly Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.21%

Born in Powderly

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Powderly residents were born in the United States, with 69.21% having been born in Kentucky. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Powderly Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Powderly Population by Year