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Powhatan Point, Ohio
Welcome to Powhatan Point ...
The location of Powhatan Point has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Powhatan Point: pow-HAT-un<3>
A typical abbreviation for Powhatan Point: Powhatan Pt.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Powhatan Point has a population of 1,520 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Powhatan Point.
Powhatan Point is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Powhatan Point lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Powhatan Point is within the boundaries of the (740) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Powhatan Point had an population of 1,520 people. This is a decrease of 4.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.84% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Powhatan Point had a population of 1,592 people. This makes Powhatan Point the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Powhatan Point represents 0.01% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 438th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,592 people, the population of Powhatan Point decreased 8.72% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,744 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Powhatan Point.
Adding Powhatan Point to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Powhatan Point in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Powhatan Point elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Powhatan Point on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Powhatan Point ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Powhatan Point.
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 Powhatan Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Powhatan Point.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Powhatan Point. 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 Powhatan Point.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Powhatan Point. See our Newspapers Page for Powhatan Point.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Powhatan Point ...
Looking for more information about Powhatan Point? 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 Powhatan Point, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Powhatan Point.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021