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Location
The City of Powder Springs is located in southwest Cobb County approximately 25 miles west of Atlanta and approximately 12 miles southwest of Marietta, the county seat.
  • Latitude: 33.87 N, Longitude: 84.68 W
  • Elevation: 940 feet
  • Land area: 6.34 square miles, of which 0.16% is water
  • Population density: 2249 people per square mile
Community
Local organizations, great leadership, and community spirit are what make Powder Springs such a unique community to live and do business in. The established partnerships between local business and government leaders foster a cooperative foundation for anticipated business development. This support network includes: Cobb Chamber of Commerce, Cobb County Economic Development Office, South Cobb Business Association, and Cobb Competitive Edge Initiative. The aim is to create long-term relationships that will enable the growth of commerce and quality of life in Powder Springs.

Demographics
  • Population: 14,253
  • Population change since 2000: +14.2%
  • Median resident age: 36.2 years.
  • Median household income: $57,572
  • Median house or condo value: $135,522
  • Median gross rent: $1,250
  • Mean housing unit prices: $158,890
  • Race
    • Black 6,483 (46.6%)
    • White 5,862 (42.2%)
    • Hispanic 1,179 (8.5%)
    • Two or more races 287 (2.1%)
    • American Indian 36 (0.3%)
    • Other race 39 (0.3%)
    • Asian 12 (0.09%)