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Powellton, WV (West Virginia) Houses and Residents

Total population: 619 (Urban population: 5, Rural population: 1,764 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 789 (684 occupied: 116 owner occupied, 63 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

35%
State:

28%

Housing density: 22 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $259,204.

Median contract rent in 2013: $276 (lower quartile is $209, upper quartile is $337)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $414


Median gross rent in Powellton, WV in 2013: $433

Housing units in Powellton with a mortgage: 187 (2 second mortgage, 5 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 270

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $41,043

Median monthly housing costs: $251


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Powellton, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $44,528 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Powellton:

$44,528
West Virginia:

$103,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $37,233 - $47,958
Median year house/condo built: 1950

Median year apartment built: 1963

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,769
  • In family households: 1,537 (405 male householders, 102 female householders)
    433 spouses, 501 children (429 natural, 13 adopted, 59 stepchildren), 40 grandchildren, 3 brothers or sisters, 8 parents, 19 other relatives, 26 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 232 (79 male householders (63 living alone)), 112 female householders (98 living alone)), 41 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 237 2-persons, 120 3-persons, 101 4-persons, 44 5-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 161 1-person, 21 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 5 5-persons.

228 married couples with children.
87 single-parent households (18 men, 69 women).

96.8% of residents of Powellton speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 9 (0.5%)
(33.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.9
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Powellton, West Virginia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 121 bedroom
  • 1992 bedrooms
  • 2583 bedrooms
  • 554 bedrooms
  • 225+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Powellton, West Virginia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 722 bedrooms
  • 663 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Powellton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 87no vehicle
  • 1451 vehicle
  • 2402 vehicles
  • 563 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Powellton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 37no vehicle
  • 611 vehicle
  • 302 vehicles
  • 103 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Powellton, West Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 854 rooms
  • 1835 rooms
  • 1396 rooms
  • 637 rooms
  • 378 rooms
  • 349+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Powellton, West Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 404 rooms
  • 715 rooms
  • 186 rooms
  • 97 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Powellton, WV household income distribution

  • Powellton, WV household income distribution
  • 130Less than $10,000
  • 112$10,000 to $14,999
  • 66$15,000 to $19,999
  • 68$20,000 to $24,999
  • 43$25,000 to $29,999
  • 59$30,000 to $34,999
  • 39$35,000 to $39,999
  • 36$40,000 to $44,999
  • 27$45,000 to $49,999
  • 40$50,000 to $59,999
  • 39$60,000 to $74,999
  • 15$75,000 to $99,999
  • 10$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1$125,000 to $149,999
  • 6$150,000 to $199,999
  • 7$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Powellton, WV

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Powellton, WV
  • 24$30,000 to $34,999
  • 12$35,000 to $39,999
  • 68$40,000 to $49,999
  • 10$80,000 to $89,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Powellton, WV

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Powellton, WV
  • 23$300 to $349
  • 23$350 to $399
  • 13$500 to $549

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 61995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 31970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 0Before 1965
Powellton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 0
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 22
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 70
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 128
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 70
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 24
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 36
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 33
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 15
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 72
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 64
  • 90 or more minutes: 0
Powellton, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 58.8%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)

Powellton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 475 (89%)
  • Carpooled: 54 (10%)
  • Other means: 5 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 284
 German: 213
 English: 174
 Other groups: 156
 Irish: 111
 Dutch: 31
 Subsaharan African:: 20
 African: 20
 Italian: 19
 Welsh: 7
 Norwegian: 5
 Polish: 5
 Scotch-Irish: 3
 Scottish: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 100%Nigeria

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,581
  • Northeast: 32
  • Midwest: 46
  • South: 85
  • West: 5

76% of Powellton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in West Virginia.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 10
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 3
  • 5th and 6th grade: 32
  • 7th and 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 14
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 210
  • Less than 1 year of college: 6
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 53
  • Associate degree: 36
  • Bachelor's degree: 12
  • Master's degree: 9
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 14
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 31
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 73
  • 9th grade: 67
  • 10th grade: 33
  • 11th grade: 37
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 239
  • Less than 1 year of college: 38
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 70
  • Associate degree: 22
  • Bachelor's degree: 10
  • Master's degree: 6
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.0%Males
  • 16.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 54.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 87.0%Males
Powellton marital status for males
Powellton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 643
  • One, attached: 2
  • 3 or 4: 11
  • Mobile homes: 133

Median worth of mobile homes: $83,595

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 28 years ago

Renter moved in on average -2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Powellton:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 79.5%Utility gas
  • 18.7%Electricity
  • 1.8%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 81.2%Utility gas
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 4.3%Coal or coke
  • 1.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

5.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

4.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

14.9%
West Virginia:

15.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)