Powderly is located in west Kentucky. Powderly is part of Muhlenberg County. Powderly has 1.59 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Powderly population is 735, which has shrunk 13.12% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.45% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Powderly median household income is $34,375 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 44.74% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 28.72% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Powderly median house value is $78,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 66.03% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 40.25% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Powderly is better than the state average in quality. The Powderly area code is 270.