New Hartford, Iowa

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New Hartford, Iowa
City
Location of New Hartford, Iowa
Location of New Hartford, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°34′2″N 92°37′17″W / 42.56722°N 92.62139°W / 42.56722; -92.62139Coordinates: 42°34′2″N 92°37′17″W / 42.56722°N 92.62139°W / 42.56722; -92.62139
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Butler
Area[1]
 • Total 0.50 sq mi (1.29 km2)
 • Land 0.50 sq mi (1.29 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 899 ft (274 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 516
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 515
 • Density 1,032.0/sq mi (398.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50660
Area code(s) 319
FIPS code 19-56145
GNIS feature ID 0459475

New Hartford is a city in Butler County, Iowa, United States. The population was 516 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

New Hartford's longitude and latitude coordinates
in decimal form are 42.567189, -92.621435.[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.50 square miles (1.29 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical Populations
Year Pop.   ±%  
1900 570 —    
1910 482 −15.4%
1920 454 −5.8%
1930 500 +10.1%
1940 548 +9.6%
1950 584 +6.6%
1960 649 +11.1%
1970 690 +6.3%
1980 764 +10.7%
1990 683 −10.6%
2000 659 −3.5%
2010 516 −21.7%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 516 people, 215 households, and 147 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,032.0 inhabitants per square mile (398.5 /km2). There were 234 housing units at an average density of 468.0 per square mile (180.7 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.1% White, 0.4% Native American, 0.2% Asian, 0.4% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.6% of the population.

There were 215 households of which 30.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.5% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.6% were non-families. 26.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 2.83.

The median age in the city was 38.3 years. 25% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.8% were from 25 to 44; 28.6% were from 45 to 64; and 13% 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[5] of 2000, there were 659 people, 270 households, and 196 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,303.9 people per square mile (498.9/km²). There were 275 housing units at an average density of 544.1 per square mile (208.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.63% White, 0.15% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.15% from other races, and 0.91% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.06% of the population.

There were 270 households out of which 30.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.5% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.4% were non-families. 22.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 2.87.

Age spread: 23.5% under the age of 18, 9.0% from 18 to 24, 26.3% from 25 to 44, 27.6% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 92.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $34,750, and the median income for a family was $38,816. Males had a median income of $30,909 versus $19,485 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,771. About 8.2% of families and 9.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.1% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

May 2008 Tornado[edit]

New Hartford was struck by a confirmed EF5 tornado on May 25, 2008. Two people were killed in New Hartford, as well as seven people in nearby Parkersburg.[6] This is the second confirmed EF5 tornado since the Enhanced Fujita scale was introduced, the other occurring in Greensburg, Kansas on May 4, 2007.[7]

Notable people[edit]

It is the hometown of U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-23. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Iowa F5/EF5 Tornadoes". National Weather Service La Crosse, Wisconsin. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "F5 and EF5 Tornadoes of the United States". Storm Prediction Center. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 

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