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Welcome to Powells Crossroads ...

The town of Powells Crossroads is located in Marion County.

The location of Powells Crossroads has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Powells Crossroads: Powells Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Powells Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Powells Crossroads.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Powells Crossroads has a population of 1,352 people<2> (see below for details).

Powells Crossroads is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Powells Crossroads lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Powells Crossroads (for example, toward Fairmount), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Powells Crossroads lies within the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Powells Crossroads had a population of 1,322 people. This makes Powells Crossroads the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Powells Crossroads represents 0.02% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 215th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,322 people, the population of Powells Crossroads increased 2.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,286 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Powells Crossroads had an population of 1,352 people. This is an increase of 2.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.13% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Powells Crossroads.

Communities Also Named Powells Crossroads ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Powells Crossroads - they are located in Alabama and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Powells Crossroads.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Powells Crossroads. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Powells Crossroads. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Powells Crossroads.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Powells Crossroads:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Powells Crossroads ...

Looking for more information about Powells Crossroads? 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.

Looking for more information about Powells Crossroads? 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 Powells Crossroads, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Powells Crossroads.

Communities near Powells Crossroads ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Chattanooga   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Soddy-Daisy   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Middle Valley Estates   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Red Bank   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Signal Mountain   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Signal Terrace   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Milbro Heights   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Harrison Ferry   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Hamilton County

Dunlap   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Powells Crossroads

Located in Sequatchie County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Powells Crossroads.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Powells Crossroads. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Powells Crossroads.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Powells Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Powells Crossroads) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Powells Crossroads. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Powells Crossroads

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Powells Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1821, Longitude: -85.4851     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Powells Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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