Powderville, South Carolina

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Population in 2010: 7,618. Population change since 2000: +42.1%
Males: 3,706  (48.6%)
Females: 3,912  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  38.9 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 29642.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $61,564 (it was $50,255 in 2000)
Powderville:

$61,564
SC:

$49,501

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,966 (it was $20,901 in 2000)

Powderville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $204,575 (it was $125,300 in 2000)
Powderville:

$204,575
SC:

$153,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $185,833; Detached houses: $207,535; Townhouses or other attached units: $368,568; In 2-unit structures: $182,124; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $397,545; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,499; Mobile homes: $56,302; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $267,638
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  • Races in Powderville, SC (2010)

    Powderville races chart
    • 6,51485.5%White alone
    • 5697.5%Black alone
    • 2783.6%Hispanic
    • 1251.6%Asian alone
    • 941.2%Two or more races
    • 200.3%American Indian alone
    • 140.2%Other race alone
    • 40.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Powderville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Powderville: 89.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (20.7%), Irish (14.6%), German (13.0%), English (10.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%), Dutch (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 980 feet

Land area: 13.9 square miles.

Population density: 546 people per square mile   (low).

Powderville,SC real estate house value index trend

Powderville, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Powderville:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Powderville CDP:

  • Never married: 14.8%
  • Now married: 72.7%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

95 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.8%
South Carolina:

2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Powderville CDP:  0.4% ($561)
South Carolina:  0.6% ($510)
Powderville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (7.4 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (98.7 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (541.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Brushy Creek, SC (1.9 miles ), Welcome, SC (1.9 miles ), Golden Grove, SC (2.2 miles ), Glendale, SC (2.2 miles ), Dunean, SC (2.2 miles ), Judson, SC (2.3 miles ), Gantt, SC (2.3 miles ), Piedmont, SC (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 34.78 N, Longitude: 82.49 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,280 (-23.9%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 256 (9.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 864

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Transportation equipment (5%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Chemicals (4%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in Powderville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Powderville, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Powderville, South Carolina average temperatures Powderville, South Carolina average precipitation Powderville, South Carolina humidity Powderville, South Carolina wind speed Powderville, South Carolina snowfall Powderville, South Carolina sunshine Powderville, South Carolina clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Powderville-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the Powderville place center injured 40 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1952, a category F3 tornado 13.8 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 4 people.

Earthquake activity:

Powderville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 108.8 miles away from Powderville center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 179.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 250.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 187.4 miles away from Powderville center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 181.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Anderson County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Powderville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Powderville:

  • CAPSTONE HEALTH AND REHAB OF EASLEY, LLC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; EASLEY, SC)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOME OF SC - FOOTHILLS (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; EASLEY, SC)
  • DSI GREENVILLE RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)
  • GLORIFIED HEALTH AND REHAB OF GREENVILLE, LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)
  • GREENVILLE HOSPITAL SYSTEM HOSPICE HHA (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)
  • GREENVILLE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)
  • GREENVILLE MEM MED CTR SUBACUT (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)

Amtrak station near Powderville:

  • 7 miles: GREENVILLE (1120 W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Powderville:

  • Greenville Technical College (about 8 miles; Greenville, SC; Full-time enrollment: 9,859)
  • Bob Jones University (about 10 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,308)
  • Furman University (about 10 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,988)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 20 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)
  • Anderson University (about 21 miles; Anderson, SC; FT enrollment: 2,510)
  • Clemson University (about 21 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • North Greenville University (about 22 miles; Tigerville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,341)

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Notable location: Anderson County Fire Protection Service Powdersville (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Powderville include: Pleasant View Church (A), Saint Peters Church (B), Bethesda Church (C), Calvary Church (D), Concrete Church (E), McNeely Church (F), Siloam Baptist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pleasant View Cemetery (1), Bethesda Baptist Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Brushy Creek Watershed 16 Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Hornbuckle Creek (A), Georges Creek (B), Brushy Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Anderson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.187. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.187
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.63. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.63
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.167. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.167
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.95
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 0.00372. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00372
U.S.:

0.01376
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.2%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.5%
Whole state:

14.1%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.6%
Whole state:

6.5%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
South Carolina average:

13.2

Powderville travel time to work - commute Powderville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Powderville CDP (based on Anderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant97,855240
Mainline Protestant11,77559
Black Protestant7,88430
Catholic2,8512
Other1,1466
Orthodox501
None65,565-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 34
Anderson County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Anderson County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 116
Anderson County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 122
Here:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.8%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Anderson County:

27.7%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Powderville:

54.2%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Powderville:

54.1%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Powderville:

28.4
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Powderville:

21.7%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Powderville:

8.6%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Powderville:

6.9
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

60.8%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.5%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Powderville, SC Residents

5.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,483 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Anderson County:

0.03%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Greenville County, SC  1.09% ($34,651 average AGI)
from Pickens County, SC  0.68% ($31,168)
from Oconee County, SC  0.30% ($33,061)


4.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($205 average AGI)
Anderson County:

0.04%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greenville County, SC  1.15% ($34,910 average AGI)
to Pickens County, SC  0.61% ($34,084)
to Oconee County, SC  0.24% ($31,581)

Strongest AM radio stations in Powderville:

  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WGVL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYRD (1330 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WELP (1360 AM; 5 kW; EASLEY, SC)
  • WTBI (1540 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PICKENS, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)
  • WMUU (1260 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WDAB (1580 AM; 5 kW; TRAVELERS REST, SC; Owner: DABNEY-ADAMSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WPCI (1490 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: PAPER CUTTERS, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGCR (720 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PISGAH FOREST, NC; Owner: ANCHOR BAPTIST BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Powderville:

  • WTBI-FM (91.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOLI (103.9 FM; EASLEY, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBZT-FM (96.7 FM; MAULDIN, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W247AB (97.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Powderville:

  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNTV (Channel 29; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WSPA-TV (Channel 7; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WGGS-TV (Channel 16; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WNEH (Channel 38; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 47m154ftTotal length
  • $419,000Total costs
  • 158,341Total average daily traffic
  • 26,586Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$164,57728$191,755121$177,3562$119,8004$170,5104$67,830
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$186,2201$216,5709$177,2860$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$143,6224$100,23036$174,4403$49,8801$86,0603$61,787
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$115,2604$175,44026$165,7441$209,8200$01$44,320
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$07$188,2570$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.01 , 0101.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$235,89111$210,059
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$195,0902$201,150
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$62,9702$189,930
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$107,710
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$136,020

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.01 , 0101.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (1%)

Powderville compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Powderville on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other construction workers and helpers (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Registered nurses (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other financial specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Painters and paperhangers (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Broadcasting and telecommunications (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Truck transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Health and personal care, except drug, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
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