Belvue, Kansas

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Belvue, Kansas
City
Location of Belvue, Kansas
Location of Belvue, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°12′58″N 96°10′43″W / 39.21611°N 96.17861°W / 39.21611; -96.17861Coordinates: 39°12′58″N 96°10′43″W / 39.21611°N 96.17861°W / 39.21611; -96.17861
Country United States
State Kansas
County Pottawatomie
Area[1]
 • Total 0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)
 • Land 0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 961 ft (293 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 205
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 208
 • Density 1,708.3/sq mi (659.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 66407
Area code(s) 785
FIPS code 20-05925[4]
GNIS feature ID 0476427[5]

Belvue is a city in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 205.[6] It is part of the Manhattan, Kansas Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Belvue was laid out in 1871.[7] The first post office in Belvue was established in May 1871.[8]

Geography[edit]

Belvue is located at 39°12′58″N 96°10′43″W / 39.21611°N 96.17861°W / 39.21611; -96.17861 (39.216225, -96.178480).[9] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.12 square miles (0.31 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 207
2000 228 10.1%
2010 205 −10.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 205 people, 68 households, and 53 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,708.3 inhabitants per square mile (659.6/km2). There were 80 housing units at an average density of 666.7 per square mile (257.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.6% White and 2.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.8% of the population.

There were 68 households of which 36.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.8% were married couples living together, 13.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 22.1% were non-families. 17.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.01 and the average family size was 3.49.

The median age in the city was 30.5 years. 33.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.5% were from 25 to 44; 25.3% were from 45 to 64; and 10.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.8% male and 52.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 228 people, 75 households, and 54 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,021.8 people per square mile (800.3/km²). There were 82 housing units at an average density of 727.1 per square mile (287.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.68% White, 0.44% Native American, and 0.88% from two or more races.

There were 75 households out of which 37.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.3% were married couples living together, 4.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.0% were non-families. 26.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.04 and the average family size was 3.69.

In the city the population was spread out with 36.4% under the age of 18, 9.2% from 18 to 24, 26.8% from 25 to 44, 13.2% from 45 to 64, and 14.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 29 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 123.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $35,625, and the median income for a family was $34,500. Males had a median income of $27,222 versus $22,813 for females. The per capita income for the city was $12,200. About 10.7% of families and 20.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 38.3% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 29, 2011. 
  7. ^ Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 172. 
  8. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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