Luxemburg, Iowa

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Luxemburg, Iowa
City
Location of Luxemburg, Iowa
Location of Luxemburg, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°36′17″N 91°4′36″W / 42.60472°N 91.07667°W / 42.60472; -91.07667Coordinates: 42°36′17″N 91°4′36″W / 42.60472°N 91.07667°W / 42.60472; -91.07667
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Dubuque
Area[1]
 • Total 0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Land 0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,175 ft (358 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 240
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 248
 • Density 521.7/sq mi (201.4/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 52056
Area code(s) 563
FIPS code 19-47460
GNIS feature ID 0458690

Luxemburg is a city in Dubuque County, Iowa, United States. It is part of the Dubuque, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 240 at the 2010 census, down from 246 at the 2000 census. The White Pine Hollow State Forest is located four miles to the northwest of Luxemburg.

Geography[edit]

Luxemburg is located at 42°36′17″N 91°4′36″W / 42.60472°N 91.07667°W / 42.60472; -91.07667 (42.604830, -91.076542).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.19 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1920 93 —    
1930 105 +12.9%
1940 124 +18.1%
1950 120 −3.2%
1960 159 +32.5%
1970 185 +16.4%
1980 271 +46.5%
1990 257 −5.2%
2000 246 −4.3%
2010 240 −2.4%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 240 people, 100 households, and 74 families residing in the city. The population density was 521.7 inhabitants per square mile (201.4/km2). There were 103 housing units at an average density of 223.9 per square mile (86.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.7% of the population.

There were 100 households of which 28.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.0% were married couples living together, 2.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.0% were non-families. 25.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 13% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 2.86.

The median age in the city was 44 years. 23.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23% were from 25 to 44; 28% were from 45 to 64; and 21.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.3% male and 48.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 246 people, 92 households, and 72 families residing in the city. The population density was 540.2 people per square mile (206.5/km²). There were 94 housing units at an average density of 206.4 per square mile (78.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White.

There were 92 households out of which 31.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.7% were married couples living together, 4.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.7% were non-families. 20.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 3.10.

In the city the population was spread out with 27.6% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 18.7% from 45 to 64, and 20.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $35,833, and the median income for a family was $46,667. Males had a median income of $26,042 versus $19,643 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,314. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.

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. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.