Powell demographics profile

StatisticPowellAlabamaNational
Population1,1274,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2279291
Median age41.838.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%40%43%
Speak English100%95%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%
Powell, AL has a population of 1,127 and is the 14,420th largest city in the United States. The population density is 227 per sq mi which is 147% higher than the Alabama average and 151% higher than the national average. The median age in Powell is 42 which is approximately 8% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Powell, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 76% of Powell residents were born in Alabama, 24% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Powell is 147% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Powell is 8% higher than Alabama.
  • In Powell 94.59% of the population is White.
  • In Powell 2.57% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Powell 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Powell population breakdown by race

RacePowellAlabamaNational
White94.59%68.68%73.35%
Black or African American2.57%26.48%12.63%
Asian0.00%1.25%5.22%
American Indian1.86%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race0.98%1.76%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.28%4.75%
In Powell, 0.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Powell, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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