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Coordinates: 39°55′44″N 121°34′21″W / 39.92889°N 121.5725°W / 39.92889; -121.5725

Powellton
Unincorporated community
Location in California
Country United States
State California
County Butte County
Elevation 3,622 ft (1,104 m)

Powellton (also, Powell's Ranch, Powells, Powells Ranch, and Powelton) is an unincorporated community in Butte County, California, USA. It lies at an elevation of 3,622 feet (1,104 m). The place is named for R.P. Powell who arrived in 1853. A post office operated in Powellton from 1872 to 1906.


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