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Powellton, WV (West Virginia) Houses and Residents

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

Houses: 266 (203 occupied: 152 owner occupied, 50 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

25%
State:

28%

Housing density: 7 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $307,812.

Median contract rent in 2016: $276 (lower quartile is $209, upper quartile is $337)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $419


Median gross rent in Powellton, WV in 2016: $433

Housing units in Powellton with a mortgage: 28 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 123

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $39,146

Median monthly housing costs: $463


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Powellton, West Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $77,930 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Powellton:

$77,930
West Virginia:

$117,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,407 - $133,276
Median year house/condo built: 1961

Median year apartment built: 1982

Household type by relationship:

Households: 519
  • In family households: 447 (73 male householders, 57 female householders)
    61 spouses, 159 children (143 natural, 0 adopted, 15 stepchildren), 43 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 61 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 72 (61 male householders (61 living alone)), 9 female householders (9 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 38 2-persons, 43 3-persons, 38 4-persons, 11 5-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 70 1-person.

39 married couples with children.
83 single-parent households (0 men, 83 women).

95.5% of residents of Powellton speak English at home.
4.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 55% speak English not well).

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.6
State:

4.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 301 bedroom
  • 242 bedrooms
  • 793 bedrooms
  • 104 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Powellton population

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 241 bedroom
  • 02 bedrooms
  • 173 bedrooms
  • 104 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Powellton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no vehicle
  • 741 vehicle
  • 502 vehicles
  • 273 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Powellton population

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

  • 0no vehicle
  • 491 vehicle
  • 02 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Powellton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 253 rooms
  • 04 rooms
  • 495 rooms
  • 546 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 108 rooms
  • 129+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Powellton population

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

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 244 rooms
  • 165 rooms
  • 06 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 99+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Powellton population

Year house 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
  • 24Less than $10,000
  • 10$15,000 to $19,999
  • 28$20,000 to $24,999
  • 26$30,000 to $34,999
  • 23$35,000 to $39,999
  • 11$45,000 to $49,999
  • 21$50,000 to $59,999
  • 25$60,000 to $74,999
  • 27$75,000 to $99,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Powellton, WV

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Powellton, WV
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 53$40,000 to $49,999
  • 8$60,000 to $69,999
  • 15$80,000 to $89,999
  • 11$100,000 to $124,999
  • 23$125,000 to $149,999
  • 15$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Powellton, WV

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Powellton, WV
  • 23$300 to $349
  • 19$350 to $399

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
Note: State values scaled to Powellton population
Powellton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 16
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 0
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 0
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 104
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 12
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 0
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 0
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 20
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 15
  • 90 or more minutes: 0
Powellton, WV Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 68.8%
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:

 English: 47
 Irish: 30
 German: 23

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

  • 100%Nigeria

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

  • This state: 423
  • Other state: 93
  • Northeast: 17
  • Midwest: 0
  • South: 78
  • West: 0

90% of Powellton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.

Powellton:

90.4%
State average:

87.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 21
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 107
  • Less than 1 year of college: 0
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 33
  • Associate degree: 0
  • Bachelor's degree: 0
  • Master's degree: 0
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 60
  • Less than 1 year of college: 0
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 14
  • Associate degree: 29
  • Bachelor's degree: 30
  • Master's degree: 0
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 24.9%Males
Powellton marital status for males
Powellton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 238
  • Mobile homes: 27

Median worth of mobile homes: $92,380

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 10.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 25 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Powellton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Powellton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (77.6%)
  • Electricity (21.7%)
  • Electricity (50.0%)
  • Utility gas (48.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
West Virginia:

6.8%

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

0.0%
West Virginia:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
West Virginia:

15.3%

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)