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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Powderly is 780. Powderly, Kentucky is the 11,292nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Powderly was in 2000, when its population was 894. In 2000, Powderly was the 10,703rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,292nd largest city in the US. Powderly is currently 12.8% smaller than it was in 2000.
Powderly has shrunk 12.7% since the year 2000. Powderly, Kentucky's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11272||Blue Ridge Manor||784||23.4%|
|11286||Peletier, North Carolina||781||43.0%|
|11287||Wessington Springs, South Dakota||781||-22.1%|
|11288||Clarksville City, Texas||780||-3.3%|
|11294||Van Buren, Indiana||780||-16.3%|
|11296||Arkport, New York||779||-6.3%|
The total voting age population of Powderly, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 738. The voting age population is 53.0% male and 47.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.1% of the residents of Powderly are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Powderly are 98.6% White and 1.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Powderly, 9.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 4.0%. On a per-household basis, 9.0% of families are below the poverty line in Powderly.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.4% of Powderly residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.6% of Powderly residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.4% have a bachelor's degree and 3.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Powderly residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Powderly is 3.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Powderly, 19.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Powderly is $38,355.
In Powderly, 68.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.3% of housing units in Powderly.
Of all the housing units in Powderly, 5.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Powderly, 10.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Powderly is $664.
In Powderly, 73.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.