Marble Township, Lincoln County, Minnesota

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Marble Township, Minnesota
Marble Township, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Marble Township, Minnesota
Marble Township, Minnesota
Location within the state of Minnesota
Coordinates: 44°35′N 96°17′W / 44.583°N 96.283°W / 44.583; -96.283Coordinates: 44°35′N 96°17′W / 44.583°N 96.283°W / 44.583; -96.283
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Lincoln
 • Total 36.5 sq mi (94.6 km2)
 • Land 36.5 sq mi (94.4 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 1,578 ft (481 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 195
 • Density 5.3/sq mi (2.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 27-40436[1]
GNIS feature ID 0664912[2]

Marble Township is a township (T113N R45W) in Lincoln County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 195 at the 2000 census.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.5 square miles (94.6 km²), of which 36.5 square miles (94.4 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it (0.22%) is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 195 people, 72 households, and 59 families residing in the township. The population density was 5.3 people per square mile (2.1/km²). There were 80 housing units at an average density of 2.2/sq mi (0.8/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 98.97% White and 1.03% Native American.

There were 72 households out of which 27.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 75.0% were married couples living together, 2.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.7% were non-families. 16.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the township, the population was spread out with 24.1% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, 22.1% from 45 to 64, and 21.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 109.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 124.2 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $35,208, and the median income for a family was $38,000. Males had a median income of $21,563 versus $15,625 for females. The per capita income for the township was $14,089. About 9.7% of families and 9.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under the age of eighteen and 31.3% of those sixty five or over.