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Powell
  • Suburb of Columbus, OH

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  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade A
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade C+

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Powell is a suburb of Columbus with a population of 13,353. Powell is in Delaware County and is one of the best places to live in Ohio. Living in Powell offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Powell there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Powell and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Powell are highly rated.

About

About Powell...
Population
13,353

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$386,200
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,711
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    5%
  • Own
    95%
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Powell Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    44.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    14.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    7.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    29.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    581.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    44.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    15%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    33%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    41%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

Working in Powell

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$159,368
National
$64,994

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