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Welcome to Powderly ...
The location of Powderly has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Powderly has a population of 735 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Powderly.
Powderly is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Powderly lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Powderly: (270)
The ZIP code for Powderly: 42367<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Powderly had an population of 735 people. This is a decrease of 1.34% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.12% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Powderly had a population of 745 people. This makes Powderly the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Powderly represents 0.02% of the total population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 250th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 745 people, the population of Powderly decreased 11.94% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 846 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Powderly.
Communities Also Named Powderly ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Powderly - they are located in Alabama and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Powderly.
Communities near Powderly ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Powderly.
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 Powderly. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Powderly.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Powderly. 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 Powderly.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Powderly. See our Newspapers Page for Powderly.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Powderly ...
Looking for more information about Powderly? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Powderly, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Powderly.
Adding Powderly to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Powderly in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Powderly was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Powderly on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Powderly on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022