Powellton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Powellton Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Fayette County at latitude 38.099 and longitude -81.324. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 840 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Powellton Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Powellton, WV area
|Population in Households||619|
|Population in Familes||524|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||281 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||199 (70.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (17.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,761|
|Average Home Value||$125,125|
|Median Household Income||$37,945|
|Average Household Income||$53,044|
|Per Capita Income||$20,842|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.44%|
|Per Capita Income||1.83%|
The table below compares Powellton to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 207||49th|
|Population Density1||# 385||4th|
|Diversity Index2||# 63||85th|
|Median Household Income||# 158||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 172||57th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.