McGregor, Minnesota

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McGregor, Minnesota
City
Location of the city of McGregorwithin Aitkin County, Minnesota
Location of the city of McGregor
within Aitkin County, Minnesota
Coordinates: 46°36′30″N 93°18′22″W / 46.60833°N 93.30611°W / 46.60833; -93.30611
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Aitkin
Area[1]
 • Total 2.11 sq mi (5.46 km2)
 • Land 1.98 sq mi (5.13 km2)
 • Water 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
Elevation 1,230 ft (375 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 391
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 381
 • Density 197.5/sq mi (76.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 55760
Area code(s) 218
FIPS code 27-39014[4]
GNIS feature ID 0647683[5]

McGregor is a city in Aitkin County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 391 at the 2010 census.[6]

Minnesota State Highways 65 and 210 are two of the main routes in McGregor.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.11 square miles (5.46 km2), of which 1.98 square miles (5.13 km2) is land and 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 126
1920 195 54.8%
1930 216 10.8%
1940 311 44.0%
1950 322 3.5%
1960 283 −12.1%
1970 331 17.0%
1980 447 35.0%
1990 376 −15.9%
2000 404 7.4%
2010 391 −3.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 391 people, 180 households, and 99 families residing in the city. The population density was 197.5 inhabitants per square mile (76.3/km2). There were 207 housing units at an average density of 104.5 per square mile (40.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.1% White, 0.3% African American, 4.1% Native American, 0.3% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.5% of the population.

There were 180 households of which 27.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 34.4% were married couples living together, 13.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 45.0% were non-families. 41.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.91.

The median age in the city was 43.3 years. 23% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23% were from 25 to 44; 23.4% were from 45 to 64; and 22.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.5% male and 53.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 404 people, 182 households, and 105 families residing in the city. The population density was 205.5 people per square mile (79.2/km²). There were 199 housing units at an average density of 101.2 per square mile (39.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 95.54% White, 0.50% African American, 3.22% Native American, 0.50% from other races, and 0.25% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.50% of the population. 30.1% were of German, 17.0% Finnish, 16.7% Norwegian, 5.9% Swedish and 5.2% American ancestry according to Census 2000.

There were 182 households out of which 27.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.6% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 41.8% were non-families. 39.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.7% under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 20.8% from 25 to 44, 21.5% from 45 to 64, and 21.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 83.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 83.9 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $24,318, and the median income for a family was $30,625. Males had a median income of $27,125 versus $16,607 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,167. About 6.8% of families and 13.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.8% of those under age 18 and 17.3% of those age 65 or over.

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. 

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Coordinates: 46°36′24″N 93°18′50″W / 46.60667°N 93.31389°W / 46.60667; -93.31389