Gwinner, North Dakota

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Gwinner, North Dakota
City
East side of Main Street
East side of Main Street
Motto: Is Moving Forward...Come Along!"
Location of Gwinner, North Dakota
Location of Gwinner, North Dakota
Coordinates: 46°13′34″N 97°39′43″W / 46.22611°N 97.66194°W / 46.22611; -97.66194Coordinates: 46°13′34″N 97°39′43″W / 46.22611°N 97.66194°W / 46.22611; -97.66194
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Sargent
Area[1]
 • Total 2.08 sq mi (5.39 km2)
 • Land 2.08 sq mi (5.39 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,266 ft (386 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 753
 • Estimate (2013[3]) 795
 • Density 362.0/sq mi (139.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58040
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-34020
GNIS feature ID 1029264[4]
Website http://www.gwinnernd.com/

Gwinner is a city in Sargent County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 753 at the 2010 census.[5] Gwinner was founded in 1900.

Geography[edit]

Gwinner is located at 46°13′34″N 97°39′43″W / 46.22611°N 97.66194°W / 46.22611; -97.66194 (46.226105, -97.661863).[6] Gwinner is proud to be the home of Bobcat Company. Bobcat is one of the largest employers in North Dakota and provides a wealth of economic stability to Gwinner and North Sargent Public School and the entire region. The Bobcat/Doosan Company produces the world famous Bobcat Skidsteer and mini-track hoe. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.08 square miles (5.39 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1950 197
1960 242 22.8%
1970 623 157.4%
1980 725 16.4%
1990 585 −19.3%
2000 717 22.6%
2010 753 5.0%
Est. 2013 795 5.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
2013 Estimate[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 753 people, 322 households, and 203 families residing in the city. The population density was 362.0 inhabitants per square mile (139.8/km2). There were 370 housing units at an average density of 177.9 per square mile (68.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.3% White, 0.8% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.8% from other races, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.0% of the population.

There were 322 households of which 35.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.0% were non-families. 31.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.34 and the average family size was 2.98.

The median age in the city was 37.4 years. 27.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.5% were from 25 to 44; 26.6% were from 45 to 64; and 12.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 53.8% male and 46.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 717 people, 298 households, and 202 families residing in the city. The population density was 560.2 people per square mile (216.3/km²). There were 329 housing units at an average density of 257.0 per square mile (99.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.33% White, 0.42% Native American, 0.84% from other races, and 0.42% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.12% of the population.

There were 298 households out of which 31.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.7% were married couples living together, 4.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.2% were non-families. 26.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 2.94.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.9% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 30.5% from 25 to 44, 23.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 110.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 106.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $44,000, and the median income for a family was $48,250. Males had a median income of $39,150 versus $20,417 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,272. About 8.2% of families and 9.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.1% of those under age 18 and 6.9% of those age 65 or over.

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