Jenkins, Minnesota

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Jenkins, Minnesota
City
Location of Jenkins, Minnesota
Location of Jenkins, Minnesota
Coordinates: 46°38′53″N 94°19′57″W / 46.64806°N 94.33250°W / 46.64806; -94.33250
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Crow Wing
Area[1]
 • Total 4.51 sq mi (11.68 km2)
 • Land 4.48 sq mi (11.60 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation 1,263 ft (385 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 430
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 437
 • Density 96.0/sq mi (37.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 56456, 56472
Area code(s) 218
FIPS code 27-31832[4]
GNIS feature ID 0645619[5]

Jenkins is a city in Crow Wing County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 430 at the 2010 census.[6] It is part of the Brainerd Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.51 square miles (11.68 km2), of which 4.48 square miles (11.60 km2) is land and 0.03 square miles (0.08 km2) is water.[1]

Minnesota State Highway 371 serves as a main route in the community.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 130
1920 125 −3.8%
1930 148 18.4%
1940 206 39.2%
1950 170 −17.5%
1960 144 −15.3%
1970 148 2.8%
1980 219 48.0%
1990 262 19.6%
2000 287 9.5%
2010 430 49.8%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 430 people, 168 households, and 101 families residing in the city. The population density was 96.0 inhabitants per square mile (37.1/km2). There were 193 housing units at an average density of 43.1 per square mile (16.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.3% White, 0.5% Native American, and 0.2% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.0% of the population.

There were 168 households of which 34.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.5% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 39.9% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 3.26.

The median age in the city was 31.8 years. 29.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 30.2% were from 25 to 44; 23.3% were from 45 to 64; and 9.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 53.7% male and 46.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 287 people, 113 households, and 72 families residing in the city. The population density was 67.5 people per square mile (26.1/km²). There were 123 housing units at an average density of 28.9 per square mile (11.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.91% White, 0.70% Native American, 0.35% Asian, and 1.05% from two or more races.

There were 113 households out of which 32.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.8% were married couples living together, 10.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.4% were non-families. 31.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.54 and the average family size was 3.15.

In the city the population was spread out with 27.2% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 32.8% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 11.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 103.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $34,167, and the median income for a family was $41,250. Males had a median income of $25,938 versus $17,232 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,198. About 6.1% of families and 10.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 21.7% of those sixty five or over.

Radio stations[edit]

FM radio

  • 104.3 KLKS Timeless music, CNN and local news, Great Lakes Weather Service Meteorologists
  • 94.7 KSKK Soft Rock Variety, CBS, local news and weather, Awesome 80's

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. 

Coordinates: 46°38′46″N 94°20′05″W / 46.64611°N 94.33472°W / 46.64611; -94.33472