Metz, Missouri

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Metz, Missouri
Village
Location of Metz, Missouri
Location of Metz, Missouri
Coordinates: 37°59′49″N 94°26′37″W / 37.99694°N 94.44361°W / 37.99694; -94.44361Coordinates: 37°59′49″N 94°26′37″W / 37.99694°N 94.44361°W / 37.99694; -94.44361
Country United States
State Missouri
County Vernon
Area[1]
 • Total 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Land 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 787 ft (240 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 49
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 48
 • Density 376.9/sq mi (145.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 64765
Area code(s) 417
FIPS code 29-47612[4]
GNIS feature ID 0729928[5]

Metz is a village in Vernon County, Missouri, United States. The population was 49 at the 2010 census, at which time it was a town.

Geography[edit]

Metz is located at 37°59′49″N 94°26′37″W / 37.99694°N 94.44361°W / 37.99694; -94.44361 (37.996913, -94.443746).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the town was $9,063, and the median income for a family was $18,000. Males had a median income of $18,750 versus $10,417 for females. The per capita income for the town was $6,940. There were 33.3% of families and 41.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including 44.4% of under eighteens and 41.7% of those over 64.

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 49 people, 22 households, and 15 families residing in the village. The population density was 376.9 inhabitants per square mile (145.5/km2). There were 31 housing units at an average density of 238.5 per square mile (92.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 93.9% White and 6.1% Native American.

There were 22 households of which 27.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 9.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.8% were non-families. 31.8% 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 2.23 and the average family size was 2.80.

The median age in the village was 44.5 years. 22.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 14.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 14.2% were from 25 to 44; 32.6% were from 45 to 64; and 16.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 55.1% male and 44.9% female.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-30. 
  4. ^ "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. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.