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Demographics

People

Total Population875
Male Share of the Population46.9%
Female Share of the Population53.1%
Senior Citizens25.7%
Employed Population 16+246
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married39.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.2%
Median Earnings25+$22,292
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,042

Wealth

Median Family Income$33,839
% Above Poverty Level63.9%
% Below Poverty Level36.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work13.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.9%
Median Gross Rent$304
Median House Value$106,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28%
German21.3%
English17.5%
Irish9.1%
French Except Basque4.5%
Scottish3.7%
Swedish3.3%
Polish2.5%
Italian2.1%
Norwegian1.8%
Danishn1.3%
Russian0.9%
Canadian0.7%
West Indian0.3%
Dutch0.3%
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Powers Almanac

CategoryValue
County Coos County
Standard Zip Codes97466
Phone Area Codes541
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude42.84
Approximate Longitude-124.09

Powers Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationPOWERS
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp35 to 54 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp51 to 79 F
Oct Temp42 to 70 F
Annual Precip59.3 inches
StationILLAHE
Distance17.3 miles
Jan Temp35 to 50 F
Apr Temp39 to 65 F
Jul Temp52 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip80.8 inches
StationCOQUILLE CITY
Distance21.7 miles
Jan Temp36 to 53 F
Apr Temp40 to 59 F
Jul Temp50 to 71 F
Oct Temp42 to 66 F
Annual Precip55.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bandon3,078$45,522
Coquille3,859$33,700
Myrtle Point2,505$48,688
Port Orford1,243$44,338

Powers Public Libraries

Hazel M. Lewis Library
511 3RD AVE
Powers, Oregon
(541) 439-5311

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Powers Public Schools

Powers Elementary School
Poplar St
ZIP: 97466
(541) 439-2281
Primary
Total Enrollment 77
Powers High School
High School Hill Rd
ZIP: 97466
(541) 439-2291
High
Total Enrollment 56
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