Golden Valley, North Dakota

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Golden Valley, North Dakota
City
Location of Golden Valley, North Dakota
Location of Golden Valley, North Dakota
Coordinates: 47°17′30″N 102°4′4″W / 47.29167°N 102.06778°W / 47.29167; -102.06778Coordinates: 47°17′30″N 102°4′4″W / 47.29167°N 102.06778°W / 47.29167; -102.06778
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Mercer
Area[1]
 • Total 0.73 sq mi (1.89 km2)
 • Land 0.73 sq mi (1.89 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,955 ft (596 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 182
 • Estimate (2013[3]) 178
 • Density 249.3/sq mi (96.3/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 58541
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-31180
GNIS feature ID 1029155[4]

Golden Valley is a city in Mercer County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 182 at the 2010 census.[5] Golden Valley was founded in 1913.

The city should not be confused with the Golden Valley County.

Geography[edit]

Golden Valley is located at 47°17′30″N 102°4′4″W / 47.29167°N 102.06778°W / 47.29167; -102.06778(47.291648, -102.067771).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.73 square miles (1.89 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 369
1930 294 −20.3%
1940 400 36.1%
1950 339 −15.2%
1960 286 −15.6%
1970 235 −17.8%
1980 287 22.1%
1990 239 −16.7%
2000 183 −23.4%
2010 182 −0.5%
Est. 2013 178 −2.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
2013 Estimate[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 182 people, 92 households, and 54 families residing in the city. The population density was 249.3 inhabitants per square mile (96.3/km2). There were 117 housing units at an average density of 160.3 per square mile (61.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.3% White, 1.1% Native American, 1.1% Asian, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.6% of the population.

There were 92 households of which 14.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 6.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.3% were non-families. 38.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.98 and the average family size was 2.57.

The median age in the city was 50.2 years. 17% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.7% were from 25 to 44; 40.6% were from 45 to 64; and 19.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.5% male and 49.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 183 people, 91 households, and 51 families residing in the city. The population density was 253.2 people per square mile (98.1/km²). There were 124 housing units at an average density of 171.6 per square mile (66.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.45% White, and 0.55% from two or more races.

There were 91 households out of which 18.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.2% were married couples living together, 9.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 42.9% were non-families. 37.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.01 and the average family size was 2.63.

In the city, the population was spread out with 17.5% under the age of 18, 4.9% from 18 to 24, 20.2% from 25 to 44, 31.7% from 45 to 64, and 25.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 98.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $27,188, and the median income for a family was $39,688. Males had a median income of $38,125 versus $15,625 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,783. Approximately 18.4% of families and 20.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 35.1% of those under the age of eighteen and 7.8% of those sixty-five or over.

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