Powell County, Kentucky

Powell County: County in Montana, United States


Powell County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 12,613 and a population density of 2 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 12,218 inhabitants. Its county seat is Deer Lodge. The county was created 123 years ago in 1900.

Powell County locator map
Location of Powell County on Kentucky map.

Quick Facts about Powell County

Population : 12,218 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Powell County
Area : 6042 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : Mount Powell
Altitude : 768 feet / 234 meters
Capital : Deer Lodge
Establishment : January 01, 1901
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:03:00 (2nd March 2024)
Density : 2 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.23% (2010-2020)
Powell County Courthouse 05 image
Powell County Courthouse 05
Powell County Courthouse 05 image


Powell County is located at 37°49'52"N 83°49'26"W (37.8311500, -83.8237700). It has 4 neighbors: Deer Lodge County, Flathead County, Granite County and Lewis and Clark County.

Powell County map

The largest city of Powell County is Stanton with a population of 2,674. Other cities include and Clay City population 1,094. See all Powell County cities & populated places.

Powell County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Powell County.

City Name Population Title
Stanton 2,674 City in Kentucky
Clay City 1,094 City in Powell County, Kentucky, United States of America

Powell County has 4 neighbours.

  • Deer Lodge


According to census records, the population of Powell County decreased by 3.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,613 - census
2011 12,618 0.04% estimation process
2012 12,471 -1.18% estimation process
2013 12,470 -0.01% estimation process
2014 12,349 -0.98% estimation process
2015 12,226 -1.01% estimation process
2016 12,266 0.33% estimation process
2017 12,297 0.25% estimation process
2018 12,371 0.6% estimation process
2019 12,359 -0.1% estimation process
2020 12,218 -1.15% estimation process

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