Powell is located in north Alabama. Powell is part of De Kalb County. Powell has 4.96 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Powell population is 981, which has grown 5.94% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 8.33% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Powell median household income is $34,911 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 52.74% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 27.47% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Powell median house value is $87,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 60.33% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 45.48% 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 Powell is close to the state average in quality.