Macville Township, Aitkin County, Minnesota

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Macville Township, Minnesota
Township
Macville Township is located in Minnesota
Macville Township
Macville Township
Location within the state of Minnesota
Coordinates: 46°53′40″N 93°38′30″W / 46.89444°N 93.64167°W / 46.89444; -93.64167Coordinates: 46°53′40″N 93°38′30″W / 46.89444°N 93.64167°W / 46.89444; -93.64167
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Aitkin
Area
 • Total 36.5 sq mi (94.5 km2)
 • Land 36.2 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation 1,276 ft (389 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 206
 • Density 6/sq mi (2.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 27-39212[1]
GNIS feature ID 0664867[2]

Macville Township is a township in Aitkin County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 206 at the 2010 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.5 square miles (94.5 km2), of which 36.2 square miles (93.7 km2) is land and 0.31 square miles (0.8 km2), or 0.87%, is water.[3]

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Kangas Lake
  • Wolf Lake

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Macville Cemetery.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 204 people, 77 households, and 51 families residing in the township. The population density was 5.6 people per square mile (2.2/km²). There were 107 housing units at an average density of 3.0/sq mi (1.1/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.06% White, 1.47% African American and 1.47% Native American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.49% of the population.

There were 77 households out of which 29.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.9% were married couples living together, 7.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.5% were non-families. 29.9% 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 2.65 and the average family size was 3.29.

In the township the population was spread out with 30.9% under the age of 18, 6.4% from 18 to 24, 28.4% from 25 to 44, 23.0% from 45 to 64, and 11.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 106.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 110.4 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $28,750, and the median income for a family was $31,875. Males had a median income of $24,531 versus $17,500 for females. The per capita income for the township was $13,859. About 19.6% of families and 28.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 41.7% of those under the age of eighteen and 24.0% of those sixty five or over.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Macville township, Aitkin County, Minnesota". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 13, 2013.