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The Town of Powells Crossroads had a population of 1,375 as of July 1, 2016. Powells Crossroads ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Powells Crossroads is located at latitude 35.1844 and longitude -85.4846 in Marion County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Powells Crossroads (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Marion County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 676 feet.

The Town of Powells Crossroads (GNIS ID: 2407154) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Powells Crossroads is located within Commissioner District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of Marion County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Powells Crossroads population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Powells Crossroads: Crossroads.

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Powells Crossroads, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,375
Population in Households 1,375
Population in Familes 1,178
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 273
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 528
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 387
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 587 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 427 (72.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 101 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 59 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $122,222
Average Home Value $158,119


Median Household Income $46,722
Average Household Income $56,931
Per Capita Income $22,418
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.65%
Households 0.68% 0.67%
Families 0.08% 0.56%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Powells Crossroads, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Powells Crossroads to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 246 42nd
Population Density1 # 312 27th
Diversity Index2 # 419 2nd
Median Household Income # 105 76th
Per Capita Income # 156 64th

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