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Welcome to Powellsville ...
The location of Powellsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Powellsville, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Powellsville has a population of 243 people<3> (see below for details).
Powellsville is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Powellsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Powellsville lies within the (252) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Powellsville had an population of 243 people. This is a decrease of 11.96% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.18% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Powellsville had a population of 276 people. This makes Powellsville the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 276 people, the population of Powellsville increased 6.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 259 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Powellsville.
Communities Also Named Powellsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Powellsville - it's located in Ohio.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Powellsville.
Communities near Powellsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Powellsville.
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 Powellsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Powellsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Powellsville. 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 Powellsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Powellsville. See our Newspapers Page for Powellsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Powellsville ...
Looking for more information about Powellsville? 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 Powellsville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Powellsville.
Adding Powellsville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Powellsville 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 Powellsville was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Powellsville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Powellsville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Powellsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Bertie County: www.co.bertie.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 28 Nov 2023