Powell County


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Powell County, Montana

409 Missouri Ave
Deer Lodge, MT 59722
Phone: (406) 846-3680
Fax: (406) 846-2784
www.powellcountymontana.com

In west-central MT, west of Helena; organized Jan 31, 1901 from Deer Lodge County. Name Origin: For John Wesley Powell (1834-1902), geologist and explorer of the Grand Canyon (1870), director of the U.S. Geological Survey, and first head of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Area (sq mi):: 2332.68 (land 2325.94; water 6.74) Population per square mile: 3.00
Population 2005: 6,999 State rank: 29 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.50%; 1990-2000 8.50% Population 2000: 7,180 (White 91.50%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 6.50%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 39.70
Income 2000: per capita $13,816; median household $30,625; Population below poverty level: 12.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,613-$18,746
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 22.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Powell County, Kentucky

PO Box 548
Stanton, KY 40380
Phone: (606) 663-6444
Fax: (606) 663-6406

In east-central KY, southeast of Lexington; organized Jan 7, 1852 from Montgomery, Clark, and Estill counties. Name Origin: For Lazarus Whitehead Powell (1812-67), governor of KY (1851-55), U.S. commissioner to UT (1858), and U.S. senator from KY (1859-65)

Area (sq mi):: 180.20 (land 180.14; water 0.07) Population per square mile: 76.00
Population 2005: 13,687 State rank: 83 Population change: 2000-20005 3.40%; 1990-2000 13.30% Population 2000: 13,237 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.20%. Median age: 34.80
Income 2000: per capita $13,060; median household $25,515; Population below poverty level: 23.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,353-$18,627
Unemployment (2004): 8.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 28.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 50.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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5-acre site known as Cottonwood Pit located approximately 4 miles East of Seeley Lake in Powell County.
IN POWELL COUNTY, Kentucky, a nurse, a preacher, and a physician assistant challenged deep religious beliefs to combat HIV infection by starting a needle exchange program for heroin users.
Science teacher Jessica Anderson at Powell County High School in Deer Lodge, Montana, uses the @SciencePCHS tag on Instagram, Twitter, and Vine to post class projects like a Rube Goldberg machine.
Every day, almost 400 commute from Jefferson County, roughly 350 travel from Beaverhead County, around 300 come from Powell County, and about 160 from Madison County.
Dourson (2007) reported similar patterns of species diversity and range extensions from Furnace Mountain in Powell County, Kentucky, where multiple physiographic regions unite.
Among them were four trees that easily topped 400 points: a 455-point water tupelo in Southampton County, Virginia; a 435-point Arizona sycamore in Coconino National Forest, Arizona; a 430-point Shumard oak in Powell County, Kentucky; and a 428-point Engelmann spruce in Olympic National Park, Washington.
Red River Hardwoods is located on 80 acres of land in Powell County, an area in the heart of Appalachia's hardwood forests.
The County Burn Permit service is simple and easy to use," said Earl Hall, Powell County Fire Warden.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) announced that Powell County, Kentucky is one of ten communities selected to participate in the Healthy Places for Healthy People planning assistance program.
Daniel, a graduate of Powell County High School has made the Dean's List at EKU for the past three semesters.
The hospital has more than 100 physicians, 400 employees, and 75 volunteers and operates a family medicine and immediate care center in Winchester and a rural health clinic in Powell County.
Notes: A pre-bid conference will be held on 03/29/16 at 2:00 PM, at the Powell County Middle School, 770 West College Avenue, Stanton, Kentucky.