Milnor, North Dakota

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Milnor, North Dakota
City
Motto: "Everything Your Rural Heart Could Desire!"[1]
Location of Milnor, North Dakota
Location of Milnor, North Dakota
Coordinates: 46°15′30″N 97°27′21″W / 46.25833°N 97.45583°W / 46.25833; -97.45583Coordinates: 46°15′30″N 97°27′21″W / 46.25833°N 97.45583°W / 46.25833; -97.45583
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Sargent
Area[2]
 • Total 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Land 0.94 sq mi (2.43 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.18 km2)
Elevation 1,102 ft (336 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 653
 • Estimate (2013[4]) 658
 • Density 694.7/sq mi (268.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58060
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-52940
GNIS feature ID 1035008[5]
Website City of Milnor, North Dakota

Milnor is a city in Sargent County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 653 at the 2010 census.[6]

History[edit]

Milnor was founded in 1883, and was officially named in 1883.[7] The city was named after William Edward Milnor, the first telegrapher at the Milnor Station, and WM Milnor Roberts, a famous civil engineer.[8] The Milnor Bison won the 2013 North Dakota Class B Boys Basketball State Championship over Four Winds Minnewaukan. In 2013 Milnor And Gwinner got runner up in North Dakota state football.

Geography[edit]

Milnor is located at 46°15′30″N 97°27′21″W / 46.25833°N 97.45583°W / 46.25833; -97.45583 (46.258208, -97.455834).[9]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.01 square miles (2.62 km2), of which, 0.94 square miles (2.43 km2) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 641
1920 680 6.1%
1930 564 −17.1%
1940 677 20.0%
1950 674 −0.4%
1960 658 −2.4%
1970 645 −2.0%
1980 716 11.0%
1990 651 −9.1%
2000 711 9.2%
2010 653 −8.2%
Est. 2013 658 0.8%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]
2013 Estimate[11]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 653 people, 289 households, and 189 families residing in the city. The population density was 694.7 inhabitants per square mile (268.2/km2). There were 350 housing units at an average density of 372.3 per square mile (143.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.6% White, 0.5% Native American, 0.2% from other races, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.2% of the population.

There were 289 households of which 29.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.1% were married couples living together, 5.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.6% were non-families. 29.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 2.80.

The median age in the city was 43.8 years. 23.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23% were from 25 to 44; 29.3% were from 45 to 64; and 18.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.0% male and 49.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 711 people, 301 households, and 195 families residing in the city. The population density was 761.5 people per square mile (295.2/km²). There were 338 housing units at an average density of 362.0 per square mile (140.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.61% White, 1.41% Native American, 0.70% from other races, and 0.28% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.27% of the population.

There were 301 households out of which 31.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 6.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.2% were non-families. 31.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the city the population was spread out with 27.8% under the age of 18, 3.8% from 18 to 24, 26.6% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 18.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 95.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $35,789, and the median income for a family was $41,563. Males had a median income of $35,855 versus $17,143 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,942. About 2.6% of families and 4.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 18.6% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Milnor, North Dakota". Milnor, North Dakota. Retrieved August 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-06-16. 
  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. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2 May 2011. 
  7. ^ "City of Milnor, North Dakota". City of Milnor, North Dakota. Retrieved August 14, 2012. 
  8. ^ "Profile for Milnor, North Dakota, ND". ePodunk. Retrieved August 14, 2012. 
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  10. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved January 30, 2014. 
  11. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013". Retrieved June 16, 2014. 

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