For population 25 years and over in Powell:
For population 15 years and over in Powell city:
93 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,174 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (71.9 miles , pop. 89,847).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (398.5 miles , pop. 554,636).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (796.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Garland, WY (2.3 miles) , Ralston, WY (2.6 miles ), Deaver, WY (3.5 miles) , Byron, WY (3.6 miles ), Frannie, WY (4.0 miles ), Cowley, WY (4.1 miles ), Lovell, WY (4.3 miles ), Cody, WY (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.76 N, Longitude: 108.76 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +637 (+10.2%)
Area code: 307
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Powell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Work and jobs in Powell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Powell, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Powell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 94.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from Powell center
On 3/25/2008 at 11:59:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.2 MW, 4.2 ML, Depth: 0.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/24/2000 at 04:20:06, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 2.7 mi) earthquake occurred 94.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/28/1995 at 03:16:25, a magnitude 4.5 (4.3 MB, 4.2 MD, 4.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from Powell center
On 8/21/2003 at 07:46:53, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 2.2 mi) earthquake occurred 98.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Park County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Chris Cooley (American football) - Player of football, Chris Cooley - 2005 NFL player (Washington Redskins, born: Jul 11, 1982), Darren Dalton - Actor, Dennis Havig - Player of football, Lou Roney - College basketball player.
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Airports and heliports located in Powell:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 4.33. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Powell and their reported violations in the past:NORTH END WATER USERS (Population served: 489, Groundwater):
Past health violations:GREEN ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 375, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:COOPER SUB MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ANADARKO PETROLEUM CORPORATION (Population served: 60, Surface_water):
Past health violations:CLARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 33, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Powell that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.8%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Powell compared to Wyoming state average:
Banks with branches in Powell (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Powell city (based on Park County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.97%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
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8.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,307 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($148 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,719 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Powell fatal accident list:
May 16, 1987 09:15 PM, Fair St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Mar 13, 1980 10:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 6, 1977 11:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Powell)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Powell, WY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Powell)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 33 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Powell)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2014.