Grandview, Iowa

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Grandview, Iowa
City
CIty of Grandview Iowa.jpg
Location of Grandview, Iowa
Location of Grandview, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°16′38″N 91°11′20″W / 41.27722°N 91.18889°W / 41.27722; -91.18889Coordinates: 41°16′38″N 91°11′20″W / 41.27722°N 91.18889°W / 41.27722; -91.18889
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Louisa
Area[1]
 • Total 0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
 • Land 0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 712 ft (217 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 556
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 545
 • Density 2,417.4/sq mi (933.4/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 52752
Area code(s) 319
FIPS code 19-32115
GNIS feature ID 0457030

Grandview is a city in Louisa County, Iowa, United States. The population was 556 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Muscatine Micropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Grandview was laid out in 1841 by Alvin Clark and Robert Childers.[4]

Grandview was seriously affected by an EF3 tornado on June 1, 2007, which damaged or destroyed dozens of houses and impacted other parts of the city.[5]

Geography[edit]

Grandview is located at 41°16′38″N 91°11′20″W / 41.27722°N 91.18889°W / 41.27722; -91.18889 (41.277239, -91.188977).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop.   ±%  
1910 374 —    
1920 341 −8.8%
1930 321 −5.9%
1940 315 −1.9%
1950 311 −1.3%
1960 300 −3.5%
1970 357 +19.0%
1980 473 +32.5%
1990 514 +8.7%
2000 600 +16.7%
2010 556 −7.3%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 556 people, 207 households, and 154 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,417.4 inhabitants per square mile (933.4 /km2). There were 233 housing units at an average density of 1,013.0 per square mile (391.1 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.3% White, 0.9% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.9% Asian, 4.0% from other races, and 1.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.5% of the population.

There were 207 households of which 40.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.7% were married couples living together, 16.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 25.6% were non-families. 19.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.69 and the average family size was 2.97.

The median age in the city was 34.4 years. 28.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.8% were from 25 to 44; 26% were from 45 to 64; and 11% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.3% male and 52.7% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 600 people, 204 households, and 157 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,093.0 people per square mile (1,219.3/km²). There were 216 housing units at an average density of 1,113.5 per square mile (438.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 92.83% White, 0.50% African American, 0.17% Native American, 1.00% Asian, 0.50% Pacific Islander, 4.00% from other races, and 1.00% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.33% of the population.

There were 204 households out of which 44.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.3% were married couples living together, 14.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.0% were non-families. 18.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.94 and the average family size was 3.28.

32.0% were under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 30.0% from 25 to 44, 18.7% from 45 to 64, and 10.0% were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 89.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $37,625, and the median income for a family was $38,500. Males had a median income of $35,682 versus $20,417 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,152. About 7.5% of families and 10.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.5% of those under age 18 and 11.1% of those age 65 or over.

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. ^ Springer, Arthur (1912). History of Louisa County, Iowa, from Its Earliest Settlement to 1912, Volume 1. S. J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 304. 
  5. ^ Storm Tears Through Eastern Iowa Wilson, Mike (Associated Press writer), ABC, 2007-01-06. Accessed 2007-01-06.
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  7. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.