Cullison, Kansas

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Cullison, Kansas
City
Location within Pratt County (top) and Kansas (bottom)
Location within Pratt County (top) and Kansas (bottom)
Coordinates: 37°37′51″N 98°54′21″W / 37.63083°N 98.90583°W / 37.63083; -98.90583Coordinates: 37°37′51″N 98°54′21″W / 37.63083°N 98.90583°W / 37.63083; -98.90583
Country United States
State Kansas
County Pratt
Area[1]
 • Total 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Land 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 2,037 ft (621 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 101
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 102
 • Density 590/sq mi (230/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 67124
Area code(s) 620
FIPS code 20-16675 [4]
GNIS feature ID 0473916 [5]

Cullison is a city in Pratt County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 101.[6]

History[edit]

Cullison was a station and shipping point on the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad.[7] Cullison was named for John B. and Mary M. Cullison, original owners of the town site.[8]

A post office was opened in Cullison in 1885, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1967.[9]

Geography[edit]

Cullison is located at 37°37′51″N 98°54′21″W / 37.63083°N 98.90583°W / 37.63083; -98.90583 (37.630820, -98.905786).[10] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 120
2000 98 −18.3%
2010 101 3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 101 people, 37 households, and 28 families residing in the city. The population density was 594.1 inhabitants per square mile (229.4/km2). There were 44 housing units at an average density of 258.8 per square mile (99.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.1% White, 3.0% from other races, and 3.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.0% of the population.

There were 37 households of which 35.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.2% were married couples living together, 2.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 10.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.3% were non-families. 21.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.14.

The median age in the city was 31.8 years. 28.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 10.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.8% were from 25 to 44; 24.7% were from 45 to 64; and 11.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 58.4% male and 41.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 98 people, 43 households, and 27 families residing in the city. The population density was 559.0 people per square mile (210.2/km²). There were 54 housing units at an average density of 308.0 per square mile (115.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 90.82% White, 5.10% from other races, and 4.08% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.16% of the population.

There were 43 households out of which 25.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.5% were married couples living together, 4.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.9% were non-families. 34.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the city the population was spread out with 21.4% under the age of 18, 11.2% from 18 to 24, 18.4% from 25 to 44, 28.6% from 45 to 64, and 20.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45 years. For every 100 females there were 108.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 108.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $20,625, and the median income for a family was $31,250. Males had a median income of $26,000 versus $12,083 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,508. There were 13.0% of families and 9.9% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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 September 18, 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. 486. 
  8. ^ "Profile for Cullison, Kansas". ePodunk. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 
  9. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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