Funkley, Minnesota

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Funkley, Minnesota
City
Funkley, Minnesota Road Sign.jpeg
Location of Funkley, Minnesota
Location of Funkley, Minnesota
Coordinates: 47°47′15″N 94°25′58″W / 47.78750°N 94.43278°W / 47.78750; -94.43278
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Beltrami
Area[1]
 • Total 0.60 sq mi (1.55 km2)
 • Land 0.60 sq mi (1.55 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,391 ft (424 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 5
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 5
 • Density 8.3/sq mi (3.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 56630
Area code(s) 218
FIPS code 27-22976[4]
GNIS feature ID 0656344[5]

Funkley is a city in Beltrami County, Minnesota, United States. The population was five at the 2010 census,[6] making the city the least populous incorporated place in Minnesota.

Funkley was incorporated in 1904 at the site of a junction along the Minnesota and International Railway. The name comes from Henry Funkley, a county attorney.[7]

On June 22, 2011, WCCO Radio reported that Tenney voted to dissolve itself, and that now Funkley has assumed the spot of least populated incorporated city in Minnesota.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.60 square miles (1.55 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 59
1920 56 −5.1%
1930 60 7.1%
1940 26 −56.7%
1950 28 7.7%
1960 28 0.0%
1970 19 −32.1%
1980 18 −5.3%
1990 15 −16.7%
2000 15 0.0%
2010 5 −66.7%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 5 people, 5 households, and 0 families residing in the city. The population density was 8.3 inhabitants per square mile (3.2 /km2). There were 12 housing units at an average density of 20.0 per square mile (7.7 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 80.0% White and 20.0% from two or more races.

There were 5 households of which 100.0% were non-families. 100.0% of all households were made up of individuals. The average household size was 1.00 and the average family size was 0.00.

The median age in the city was 46.8 years. 0.0% of residents were under the age of 18; 0.0% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20% were from 25 to 44; 80% were from 45 to 64; and 0.0% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 20.0% male and 80.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 15 people, 6 households, and 4 families residing in the city. The population density was 38.9 people per square mile (14.9/km²). There were 12 housing units at an average density of 31.1 per square mile (11.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White.

There were 6 households, of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.7% were married couples living together, 16.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.7% were non-families. 16.7% of all households were made up of individuals and none had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 2.60.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.7% under the age of 18, 26.7% from 25 to 44, 13.3% from 45 to 64, and 33.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 150.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 120.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $26,250, and the median income for a family was $25,625. Males had a median income of $29,167 versus $17,083 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,521. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  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 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census. Retrieved 23 April 2011. 
  7. ^ "Minnesota Place Names - Township and Village Information". Minnesota Place Names. Minnesota Historical Society. Retrieved 21 May 2011. 

Coordinates: 47°47′01″N 94°25′53″W / 47.78361°N 94.43139°W / 47.78361; -94.43139