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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 24.07 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23.75 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.95 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.92 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35.53 (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 35.53 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 39.86 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.74 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 30.41 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.78 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.78 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.29 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.21 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.86 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.87 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.76 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.24 (Moderate)
  • Living in Powhatan - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Powhatan is 195.14 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.03 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 81.27 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 34.32 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.42 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.37 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.12 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.76 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 130.43 (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 35.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.37 USD

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

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