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For the extinct town in Cass County, see Powell, Cass County, Missouri.

Powell is an unincorporated community in eastern McDonald County, Missouri, United States. It is located on Missouri Supplemental Route E about ten miles east of Pineville. It is part of the FayettevilleSpringdaleRogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area.

A post office called Powell has been in operation since 1871. The community has the name of one Mr. Powell, a businessperson in the local liquor trade. The 1915 Powell Bridge, a single-lane pin-connected Pratt through truss bridge, spans Big Sugar Creek 0.4 miles southwest of the community and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2011.

Coordinates: 36°37′22″N 94°10′51″W / 36.62278°N 94.18083°W / 36.62278; -94.18083

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