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Powhatan is an unincorporated community in and the county seat of Powhatan County, Virginia, United States. Powhatan was initially known as Scottville (after Revolutionary war hero General Charles Scott) for a brief time, and historically has also been known as Powhatan Court House and Powhatan Courthouse. Powhatan is named after Chief Powhatan, father of Pocahontas. The first official court of Powhatan was held at Mosby Tavern, the home of Benjamin Mosby and his son, Littleberry Mosby. Powhatan was established as a community in May 1777, but there were several buildings already in existence at that time. One of these locations is the Powhatan Plantation which was built in 1735. The plantation still exists today. The Shiloh Baptist Church in Powhatan features the mural The Lord Over Jordan by Julien Binford, one of the artist's most famous works.

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Facts and Stats for Powhatan*

  • Pollution Statistics in Powhatan

    Know the pollution level of Powhatan before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23.61 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 27.94 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.82 (Low)
  • Powhatan: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Powhatan for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Powhatan.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.42 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.14 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.53 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.35 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60 (High)
    • Attacks 35.71 (Low)
    • Drug offense 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.29 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.42 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.33 (Moderate)
  • Living in Powhatan - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Powhatan is 194.4 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.11 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 81.27 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 35.08 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.2 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.98 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 70.94 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 133.12 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Powhatan

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Powhatan

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.11 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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