Butterfield, Missouri

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Butterfield, Missouri
Village
Butterfield, 1939
Butterfield, 1939
Location of Butterfield, Missouri
Location of Butterfield, Missouri
Coordinates: 36°44′56″N 93°54′12″W / 36.74889°N 93.90333°W / 36.74889; -93.90333Coordinates: 36°44′56″N 93°54′12″W / 36.74889°N 93.90333°W / 36.74889; -93.90333
Country United States
State Missouri
County Barry
Township Butterfield
Area[1]
 • Total 0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Land 0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,529 ft (466 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 470
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 466
 • Density 1,021.7/sq mi (394.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 65623
Area code(s) 417
FIPS code 29-10144[4]
GNIS feature ID 0735546[5]

Butterfield is a village in Butterfield Township, Barry County, Missouri, United States. The population was 470 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Butterfield was platted in 1883. It was named Butterfield in honor of a railroad official.[6]

Geography[edit]

Butterfield is located at 36°44′56″N 93°54′12″W / 36.74889°N 93.90333°W / 36.74889; -93.90333 (36.748775, -93.903469).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.19 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 470 people, 146 households, and 118 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,021.7 inhabitants per square mile (394.5/km2). There were 185 housing units at an average density of 402.2 per square mile (155.3/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 79.4% White, 0.2% African American, 1.7% Native American, 1.9% Asian, 13.4% from other races, and 3.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 26.8% of the population.

There were 146 households of which 52.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.6% were married couples living together, 14.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 19.2% were non-families. 15.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.22 and the average family size was 3.54.

The median age in the village was 30 years. 36.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.2% were from 25 to 44; 22.1% were from 45 to 64; and 7.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.5% male and 51.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 397 people, 136 households, and 102 families residing in the village. The population density was 947.6 people per square mile (365.0/km²). There were 149 housing units at an average density of 355.7 per square mile (137.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 85.14% White, 0.50% African American, 0.50% Native American, 11.59% from other races, and 2.27% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 21.41% of the population.

There were 136 households out of which 43.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.6% were married couples living together, 13.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.3% were non-families. 22.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.92 and the average family size was 3.44.

In the village the population was spread out with 34.0% under the age of 18, 11.8% from 18 to 24, 28.2% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 5.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females there were 98.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.5 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $24,706, and the median income for a family was $28,000. Males had a median income of $20,417 versus $18,750 for females. The per capita income for the village was $9,460. About 19.8% of families and 19.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 25.2% of those under age 18 and 28.6% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-30. 
  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. ^ Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 206. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.