Income/capita 10%
Household income 66%
Unemployment 138%
Income per capita$26,970$27,828$29,829
Median household income$18,958$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$19,167$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$36,875$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$31,250$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate11.1%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level25.0%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Powell is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Powell is 66% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Powell is 138% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Powell is 65% higher than the national average

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      Powell median earnings by income bracket

      Powell employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services22.2%18.2%
      Wholesale & retail services33.3%9.1%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%27.3%

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      Powell, TX64$18,95866%

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