Blairsburg, Iowa

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Blairsburg, Iowa
City
Blairsburg iowa.jpg
Location of Blairsburg, Iowa
Location of Blairsburg, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°28′46″N 93°38′30″W / 42.47944°N 93.64167°W / 42.47944; -93.64167Coordinates: 42°28′46″N 93°38′30″W / 42.47944°N 93.64167°W / 42.47944; -93.64167
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Hamilton
Area[1]
 • Total 0.65 sq mi (1.68 km2)
 • Land 0.65 sq mi (1.68 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,230 ft (375 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 215
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 214
 • Density 330.8/sq mi (127.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50034
Area code(s) 515
FIPS code 19-06760
GNIS feature ID 0454675

Blairsburg is a city in Hamilton County, Iowa, United States. The population was 215 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Blairsburg is located at 42°28′46″N 93°38′30″W / 42.47944°N 93.64167°W / 42.47944; -93.64167 (42.479517, -93.641712).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.65 square miles (1.68 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop.   ±%  
1910 241 —    
1920 272 +12.9%
1930 274 +0.7%
1940 276 +0.7%
1950 257 −6.9%
1960 287 +11.7%
1970 287 +0.0%
1980 288 +0.3%
1990 269 −6.6%
2000 235 −12.6%
2010 215 −8.5%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 215 people, 85 households, and 66 families residing in the city. The population density was 330.8 inhabitants per square mile (127.7 /km2). There were 93 housing units at an average density of 143.1 per square mile (55.3 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.5% White and 0.5% from two or more races.

There were 85 households of which 32.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.4% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 1.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 22.4% were non-families. 21.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.91.

The median age in the city was 44.5 years. 26% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20% were from 25 to 44; 31.1% were from 45 to 64; and 18.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.8% male and 51.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 235 people, 88 households, and 71 families residing in the city. The population density was 364.1 people per square mile (139.6/km²). There were 92 housing units at an average density of 142.5 per square mile (54.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.57% White and 0.43% African American.

There were 88 households out of which 34.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.5% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.2% were non-families. 18.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the city the population was spread out with 28.9% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 22.6% from 25 to 44, 30.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 109.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $46,667, and the median income for a family was $49,375. Males had a median income of $30,250 versus $28,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,817. None of the families and 0.9% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 6.3% of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-23. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.