Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Powderly, TX

Powderly is an unincorporated community in Lamar County, Texas, United States. Early History Powderly is located on U.S. Highway 271 nine miles (14 km) north of Paris in north central Lamar County. It was settled around the time of the Civil War and was originally known as Lenoir. When the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway was built through the area in the 1880s, the community was renamed Powderly in honor of Terence V. Powderly, a labor leader and later a commissioner of immigration in the McKinley administration. A post office was established in 1888, and by 1890 the town had a general store, two cotton gins, a gristmill, a sawmill, a blacksmith, and an estimated population of thirty. In 1914 the town's population was 100. During the 1920s, however, the community declined; in the early ... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Lamar County3,919 Population (as of 2000)
Texas State3,509 Population (current)
78.5 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
1.1 Square Miles of Water$76,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$44,625 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
36 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,581,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
253 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$9,369,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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1 Powderly, TX Job Found

This Home-Based Satellite TV Installer/Technician will have the opportunity to begin and end their business day from home and be the face of Dish i...
DISH IHS - Powderly - posted 13 days ago

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