Powell, Alabama Population 2020

973

Powell is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 973, it is the 256th largest city in Alabama and the 10422nd largest city in the United States. Powell is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually and its population has increased by 1.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 955 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Powell has a population density of 196 people per square mile.

The average household income in Powell is $59,939 with a poverty rate of 37.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $631 per month, and the median house value is $84,200. The median age in Powell is 41.7 years, 41.7 years for males, and 41.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.2 males.

Powell Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Powell was:

  • White: 91.37%
  • Two or more races: 3.95%
  • Black or African American: 3.21%
  • Native American: 1.47%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Powell, Alabama is 973, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 963.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 955.

Powell, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White99591.37%
Two or More Races433.95%
Black or African American353.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native161.47%

Powell Population Pyramid 2020

Powell Median Age

41.7


Total

41.7


Male

41.7


Female

Powell Adults

There are 873 adults, (157 of whom are seniors) in Powell.

Powell Age Dependency

52.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Powell Sex Ratio

Female

518

47.57%

Male

571

52.43%

Powell Households and Families

Powell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Powell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.2%23.8%
All55.3%44.7%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Female28.8%71.2%
Male17.9%82.1%

55.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3112.9555.3
Married1433.1576.2
Non Family741.4252.7
Female663.728.8
Male284.2117.9

3.32

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Powell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17021.91%
9th to 12th Grade13417.27%
High School Graduate23229.90%
Some College14018.04%
Associates Degree617.86%
Bachelors Degree273.48%
Graduate Degree121.55%

Powell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White70445035
Black35
Multiple Races2110
Native American16124

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 75.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,101$28,077$20,982
Less Than High School$24,375$26,429$
High School Grad$23,077$24,615$19,750
Some College$25,268$31,000$21,094
Bachelors Degree$$$42,917
Graduate Degree$55,417$$

$25,101

Average Earnings

$28,077

Average Male

$20,982

Average Female

Powell Language

Powell Language by Age

Powell Language

99.41% of Powell residents speak only English, while 0.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.29% of the population.

Powell Poverty

Powell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White98937037.41%
Multiple431637.21%
Native161381.25%
Black35925.71%

37.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.23%

Male Poverty Rate

35.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Powell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Powell is Native, with 81.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Powell is Black, with 25.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.54%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.36%
High School23.71%
Bachelors or Greater10.26%
Some College9.45%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.44%
Male Employed19.35%
Female Employed18.47%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Powell Income

Powell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,750$59,939
Families$40,956$53,998
Married Families$44,659-
Non Families$24,167$73,489

Powell Marital Status

Powell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.9%

Male Marriage Rate

37.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Powell Married by Age and Sex

Powell Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Powell Marital Status by Race

Powell Veterans

59

Number of Veterans

56

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War22
Vietnam21
Second Gulf War6
Korea3
World War II

$Powell Veterans by Education

3.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Powell Employment Status

46.3%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Powell Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

78.15%

Born in Alabama

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Powell residents were born in the United States, with 78.15% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202097350.52%
201996850.52%
20189630.00%
201796350.52%
201695810.10%
201595720.21%
201495520.21%
2013953-1-0.10%
2012954-5-0.52%
201195940.42%
20109550.00%