Leola, South Dakota

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Leola, South Dakota
City
Location in McPherson County and the state of South Dakota
Location in McPherson County and the state of South Dakota
Coordinates: 45°43′16″N 98°56′19″W / 45.72111°N 98.93861°W / 45.72111; -98.93861Coordinates: 45°43′16″N 98°56′19″W / 45.72111°N 98.93861°W / 45.72111; -98.93861
Country United States
State South Dakota
County McPherson
Incorporated 1919[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 0.73 sq mi (1.89 km2)
 • Land 0.72 sq mi (1.86 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 1,591 ft (485 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 457
 • Estimate (2013[4]) 451
 • Density 634.7/sq mi (245.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 57456
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-36460
GNIS feature ID 1256095[5]

Leola is a city in McPherson County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 457 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of McPherson County.[6]

Geography[edit]

Leola is located at 45°43′16″N 98°56′19″W / 45.72111°N 98.93861°W / 45.72111; -98.93861 (45.721238, -98.938503).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.73 square miles (1.89 km2), of which, 0.72 square miles (1.86 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[2]

Leola has been assigned the ZIP code 57456 and the FIPS place code 36460.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 484
1920 637 31.6%
1930 724 13.7%
1940 795 9.8%
1950 772 −2.9%
1960 833 7.9%
1970 787 −5.5%
1980 645 −18.0%
1990 521 −19.2%
2000 462 −11.3%
2010 457 −1.1%
Est. 2013 451 −1.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
2013 Estimate[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 457 people, 209 households, and 125 families residing in the city. The population density was 634.7 inhabitants per square mile (245.1 /km2). There were 258 housing units at an average density of 358.3 per square mile (138.3 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.3% White, 0.2% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% Asian, and 3.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.0% of the population.

There were 209 households of which 25.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.7% were married couples living together, 5.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.2% were non-families. 36.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 2.88.

The median age in the city was 43.1 years. 23.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.7% were from 25 to 44; 25.8% were from 45 to 64; and 22.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.8% male and 49.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 462 people, 234 households, and 135 families residing in the city. The population density was 651.2 people per square mile (251.2/km²). There were 268 housing units at an average density of 377.7 per square mile (145.7/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.78% White and 0.22% Native American.

There were 234 households out of which 18.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.3% were married couples living together, 3.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 42.3% were non-families. 40.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.97 and the average family size was 2.64.

In the city the population was spread out with 18.6% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 22.5% from 25 to 44, 23.2% from 45 to 64, and 31.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48 years. For every 100 females there were 93.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $24,559, and the median income for a family was $33,125. Males had a median income of $28,250 versus $22,321 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,807. About 1.5% of families and 10.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.4% of those under age 18 and 16.2% of those age 65 or over.

Notable natives[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SD Towns". South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2010-02-14. 
  2. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-21. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-07-07. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved September 21, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013". Retrieved July 7, 2014.