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Population in 2017: 678 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.6%
 
Males: 324  (47.8%)
Females: 354  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

48.7 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97466.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $29,953 (it was $21,615 in 2000)
Powers:

$29,953
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,963 (it was $12,544 in 2000)

Powers city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $125,421 (it was $52,300 in 2000)
Powers:

$125,421
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $144,329; detached houses: $142,378; mobile homes: $151,482

Median gross rent in 2017: $511.

March 2019 cost of living index in Powers: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 36.9%
(37.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.6% for American Indian residents, 33.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Powers, OR (2010)
    • 56882.4%White alone
    • 649.3%Two or more races
    • 304.4%Hispanic
    • 253.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Oregon average:

1.58
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Ancestries: American (15.5%), English (15.0%), German (13.7%), Irish (10.7%), Norwegian (3.5%), European (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1945

Elevation: 286 feet

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 851 people per square mile   (low).

Powers, Oregon map

15 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,452 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $904 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (72.6 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (188.1 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (681.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Myrtle Point, OR (3.6 miles ),
Agness, OR (4.1 miles),
Langlois, OR (4.4 miles),
Coquille, OR (4.6 miles ),
Port Orford, OR (4.8 miles ),
Bandon, OR (4.9 miles ),
Tenmile, OR (5.5 miles ),
Nesika Beach, OR (5.6 miles )

Latitude: 42.89 N, Longitude: 124.07 W

Area code: 541

Distribution of median household income in Powers, OR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Powers, OR in 2017
Powers satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.9%
Oregon:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+7.5%).
Most common industries in Powers, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (24.0%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Wood products (9.0%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (37.1%)
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Wood products (10.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.8%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.0%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.5%)
  • Wood products (7.6%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Powers, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (14.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (25.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)

Average climate in Powers, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Powers, Oregon average temperatures Powers, Oregon average precipitation Powers, Oregon humidity Powers, Oregon wind speed Powers, Oregon snowfall Powers, Oregon sunshine Powers, Oregon clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Powers-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oregon state average. It is 417% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 169.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 123.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 110.3 miles away from Powers center
On 6/15/2005 at 02:50:54, a magnitude 7.2 (6.1 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 152.2 miles away from Powers center
On 7/13/1991 at 02:50:14, a magnitude 6.9 (6.2 MB, 6.9 MS, 6.8 MW, 6.7 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 175.4 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Coos County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Powers:

  • MYRTLE POINT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MYRTLE POINT, OR)

Airports located in Powers:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Powers:

  • Rogue Community College (about 48 miles; Grants Pass, OR; Full-time enrollment: 3,600)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 86 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Lane Community College (about 94 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 95 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)
  • Oregon State University (about 123 miles; Corvallis, OR; FT enrollment: 23,206)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 125 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 128 miles; Albany, OR; FT enrollment: 4,511)

Public high school in Powers:

Public elementary/middle school in Powers:

See full list of schools located in Powers

Library in Powers:

  • HAZEL M. LEWIS LIBRARY (Operating income: $66,991; Location: 511 3RD AVE; 20,742 books; 515 audio materials; 1,438 video materials; 40 local licensed databases; 27 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 41 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Powers: Powers Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Hazel M Lewis Memorial Library (B), Powers Volunteer Fire and Ambulance (C), Powers Public Works (D), Powers City Hall (E), Powers Municipal Court (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Powers Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Powers Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Morris Creek (A), Bingham Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Powers include: Bicentennial Park (1), King Street Park (2), Powers County Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Jack's Fountain & Timberline Inn (160 Fir).

Coos County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

54.8%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

11.1%
Whole state:

8.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Powers:

Marital status in Powers, OR
  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 16.6%

For population 25 years and over in Powers:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Oregon average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Powers, OR (based on Coos County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,35163
Other2,93115
Catholic2,6585
Mainline Protestant2,38018
None47,723-
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: 22
Coos County:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Coos County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
This county:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Coos County:

11.35 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.5%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Coos County:

29.7%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Coos County:

17.1%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.2%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.8%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Powers:

29.0
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Powers:

21.2%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Powers:

10.6%
Oregon:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Oregon:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.5%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Powers:

53.6%
Oregon:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Powers:

75.1%
Oregon:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Powers, OR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,302$31,8120$0
Sewerage 2$4,308$25,8480$0
Local Libraries 1$2,321$27,8521$956
Water Supply 1$3,417$41,0040$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$2,167
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,207
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$15,348$30,6964$4,330

Powers government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $165,000 ($243.36)
    Water Utilities: $152,000 ($224.19)
    Police Protection: $116,000 ($171.09)
    Libraries: $89,000 ($131.27)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($88.50)
    Health - Other: $32,000 ($47.20)
    Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($38.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($28.02)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($7.37)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($7.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($16.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $4,000 ($5.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $94,000 ($138.64)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($32.45)

Powers government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $179,000 ($264.01)
    Other: $33,000 ($48.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($1.47)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($4.42)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($4.42)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($2.95)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($2.95)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $201,000 ($296.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $86,000 ($126.84)
    Sewerage: $55,000 ($81.12)
    Highways: $38,000 ($56.05)
    General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($19.17)
  • Tax - Property: $165,000 ($243.36)
    Public Utilities Sales: $19,000 ($28.02)
    Other License: $7,000 ($10.32)

Powers government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,649,000 ($2432.15)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,583,000 ($2334.81)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $66,000 ($97.35)

Powers government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $585,000 ($862.83)

7.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.37%
Oregon average:

8.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Douglas County, OR  0.52% ($34,092 average AGI)
from Lane County, OR  0.46% ($34,410)
from Curry County, OR  0.25% ($22,696)


5.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,392 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Oregon average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lane County, OR  0.65% ($32,342 average AGI)
to Douglas County, OR  0.55% ($36,797)
to Multnomah County, OR  0.24% ($40,218)

Strongest AM radio stations in Powers:

  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KWRO (630 AM; 5 kW; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAJO (1270 AM; 10 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAGI (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE)
  • KTBR (950 AM; 3 kW; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KZTU (660 AM; 10 kW; JUNCTION CITY, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Powers:

  • KOOZ (94.1 FM; MYRTLE POINT, OR; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KBDN (96.5 FM; BANDON, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KLOV-FM (89.3 FM; WINCHESTER, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K249BS (97.7 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSOR (90.1 FM; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUC.)
  • K222AF (92.3 FM; AZALEA, OR; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRSB-FM (103.1 FM; ROSEBURG, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K259AE (99.7 FM; WOLF CREEK, OR; Owner: GRANTS PASS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K205DM (88.9 FM; GLIDE, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K232DB (94.3 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K255AJ (98.9 FM; MYRTLE CREEK, OR; Owner: RAIDER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K261BF (100.1 FM; BLACK BUTTE, ETC., OR; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSHR-FM (97.3 FM; COQUILLE, OR; Owner: COQUILLE RIVER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KLDZ (103.5 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNA (102.7 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KGBR (92.7 FM; GOLD BEACH, OR; Owner: ST. MARIE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKMX (104.3 FM; TRI CITY, OR; Owner: BROOKE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KROG (96.9 FM; GRANTS PASS, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • K280BK (91.7 FM; SELMA, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K218DP (91.5 FM; CAVE JUNCTION, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Powers:

  • K66DG (Channel 66; POWERS, OR; Owner: POWERS TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K69AM (Channel 69; POWERS, OR; Owner: POWERS TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K64DA (Channel 64; POWERS, OR; Owner: POWERS TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K61EH (Channel 61; POWERS, OR; Owner: POWERS TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K55FM (Channel 55; MYRTLE POINT, ETC., OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)

Powers fatal accident list:

Aug 20, 1998 02:99 AM, East Fir Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 125ft / 37.9mTotal length
  • $4,035,000Total costs
  • 4,263Total average daily traffic
  • 730Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,910Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Powers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • City Hall (Lat: 42.873444 Lon: -123.073389), Call Sign: KTH486,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2005, Expiration Date: 08/23/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/24/2015, Registrant: City Of Powers, 275 Fir Street, Powers, OR 97466, Phone: (541) 439-3331, Email:
  • Iron Mountain 14 Mi Ssw (Lat: 42.686500 Lon: -124.148417), Call Sign: KNEE550, Licensee ID: L00074880,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.605 MHz, Grant Date: 12/03/1997, Expiration Date: 11/30/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/31/2002, Registrant: Reservation Ranch, Coquille, OR 97423, Phone: (541) 396-2195
  • Lat: 42.881722 Lon: -124.073583, Call Sign: WQEA228,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHz, 152.960 MHz, 159.810 MHz, Grant Date: 12/12/2005, Expiration Date: 12/12/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2016, Certifier: Ron Ryan, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 42.850944 Lon: -124.044806, Call Sign: WRBL263,
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.5600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2028, Certifier: Amy Anderson, Registrant: Fit, 1565 Oak Street, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • POWERS, Nw 1/4 Of The Nw 1/4 Of Section 1 (Lat: 42.916083 Lon: -124.078917), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.7 m, Call Sign: WQJG368,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/05/2018, Expiration Date: 08/27/2028, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • OREGON HWY 42, Ne 1/4 Nw 1/4 Section 2 (Lat: 43.005167 Lon: -123.974778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQWK940,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/24/2015, Expiration Date: 09/24/2025, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • POWERS, 1 St & Poplar (Lat: 42.879806 Lon: -124.072861), Overall height: 12.5 m, Call Sign: WLL660,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2162.40 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2011, Registrant: Frontier Communications Corporation, 250 South Franklin, Cookeville, TN 38501, Phone: (931) 528-1584, Fax: (931) 528-1581, Email:
  • HOOD MTN, 3.8 Mi N (Lat: 42.935917 Lon: -124.052306), Overall height: 10.4 m, Call Sign: WLL661,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.40 MHz, 2162.40 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2011, Registrant: Frontier Communications Corporation, 250 South Franklin, Cookeville, TN 38501, Phone: (931) 528-1584, Fax: (931) 528-1581, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KF6PKF, Licensee ID: L01381093, Grant Date: 03/19/2008, Expiration Date: 03/19/2018, Registrant: Lawrence A Northup, 462 5th Ave, Powers, OR 97466
  • Call Sign: KD7TAH, Licensee ID: L00585497, Grant Date: 10/23/2002, Expiration Date: 10/23/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/24/2014, Certifier: Ronald E Allen, Registrant: Ronald E Allen, Powers, OR 97466
  • Call Sign: KF7PPM, Licensee ID: L01637525, Grant Date: 05/11/2011, Expiration Date: 05/11/2021, Certifier: Lajuana J Baldwin, Registrant: Lajuana J Baldwin, Powers, OR 97466
  • Call Sign: KG7GEG, Licensee ID: L01820263, Grant Date: 10/28/2013, Expiration Date: 10/28/2023, Certifier: Phillip A Wolcott, Registrant: Phillip A Wolcott, Powers, OR 97466
  • Call Sign: KG7RGN, Licensee ID: L01923409, Grant Date: 02/18/2015, Expiration Date: 02/18/2025, Certifier: Mary A Allen, Registrant: Mary A Allen, Powers, OR 97466
  • Call Sign: KI7NSB, Licensee ID: L02106613, Grant Date: 05/22/2017, Expiration Date: 05/22/2027, Certifier: Joel A Getz, Registrant: Joel A Getz, Powers, OR 97466
  • Call Sign: KI7URG, Licensee ID: L02165940, Grant Date: 02/27/2018, Expiration Date: 02/27/2028, Certifier: Danny Thomas, Registrant: Danny Thomas, Powers, OR 97466

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: NILL WILLIAM H CLASSIC IV (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 300KF , Serial Number: C9904-0300, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 08/30/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Edward John Fandel, Po Box 22, Powers, OR 97466

Most common first names in Powers, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1470.2 years
Robert970.6 years
James865.4 years
John768.7 years
Raymond671.7 years
Paul675.0 years
George680.7 years
Carl676.0 years
Thomas678.0 years
Joseph562.4 years
Most common last names in Powers, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson867.7 years
Shorb678.0 years
Smith677.2 years
Duncan479.0 years
Clark478.0 years
Frye476.0 years
Rolfe458.2 years
Taylor469.7 years
Wilson474.8 years
Clauson376.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Powers, OR
  • 48.3%Electricity
  • 41.7%Wood
  • 9.2%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Powers, OR
  • 62.6%Electricity
  • 31.3%Wood
  • 6.1%Other fuel


Powers compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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