Hepburn, Iowa

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Hepburn, Iowa
City
Location of Hepburn, Iowa
Location of Hepburn, Iowa
Coordinates: 40°50′55″N 95°1′0″W / 40.84861°N 95.01667°W / 40.84861; -95.01667Coordinates: 40°50′55″N 95°1′0″W / 40.84861°N 95.01667°W / 40.84861; -95.01667
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Page
Area[1]
 • Total 0.08 sq mi (0.21 km2)
 • Land 0.08 sq mi (0.21 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,027 ft (313 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 23
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 23
 • Density 287.5/sq mi (111.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 19-35760
GNIS feature ID 0457401

Hepburn is a city in Page County, Iowa, United States. The population was 23 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Hepburn was platted in 1873, and a post office was opened that same year. It is named for Col. Pete Hepburn of Clarinda. Hepburn had a depot on the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad.[4]

Geography[edit]

Hepburn is located at 40°50′55″N 95°1′0″W / 40.84861°N 95.01667°W / 40.84861; -95.01667 (40.848537, -95.016803).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop.   ±%  
1890 75 —    
1900 118 +57.3%
1910 110 −6.8%
1920 108 −1.8%
1930 140 +29.6%
1940 81 −42.1%
1950 64 −21.0%
1960 49 −23.4%
1970 38 −22.4%
1980 42 +10.5%
1990 41 −2.4%
2000 39 −4.9%
2010 23 −41.0%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 23 people, 8 households, and 7 families residing in the city. The population density was 287.5 inhabitants per square mile (111.0 /km2). There were 10 housing units at an average density of 125.0 per square mile (48.3 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 8 households of which 50.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 87.5% were married couples living together, and 12.5% were non-families. 12.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.88 and the average family size was 3.14.

The median age in the city was 35.5 years. 34.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 0.0% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26% were from 25 to 44; 26% were from 45 to 64; and 13% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 43.5% male and 56.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 39 people, 15 households, and 10 families residing in the city. The population density was 654.1 people per square mile (251.0/km²). There were 18 housing units at an average density of 301.9 per square mile (115.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 94.87% White, and 5.13% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.69% of the population.

There were 15 households out of which 40.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.3% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 13.3% 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 2.60 and the average family size was 3.00.

28.2% are under the age of 18, 10.3% from 18 to 24, 15.4% from 25 to 44, 30.8% from 45 to 64, and 15.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 105.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $22,500, and the median income for a family was $10,833. Males had a median income of $28,125 versus $26,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,629. There were 37.5% of families and 32.1% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 40.0% of those over 64.

See also[edit]

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. ^ Kershaw, W. L. (1909). History of Page County, Iowa. S.J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 478. 
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.