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Welcome to Powers ...
We aren't confident of the location of Powers, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Powers, you might consider that their post office opened in 1880.
Powers is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Powers lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Powers ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 16 communities that are also named Powers - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Powers.
Communities near Powers ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Powers.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Powers. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Powers.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Powers. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Powers.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Powers. See our Newspapers Page for Powers.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Powers ...
Looking for more information about Powers? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Powers, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Powers.
Adding Powers to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Powers in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Powers was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Powers in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Powers.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Nov 2023