Notus, Idaho

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Notus, Idaho
City
U.S. Post office in Notus, Idaho
U.S. Post office in Notus, Idaho
Location in Canyon County and the state of Idaho
Location in Canyon County and the state of Idaho
Coordinates: 43°43′34″N 116°48′7″W / 43.72611°N 116.80194°W / 43.72611; -116.80194Coordinates: 43°43′34″N 116°48′7″W / 43.72611°N 116.80194°W / 43.72611; -116.80194
Country United States
State Idaho
County Canyon
Area[1]
 • Total 0.39 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Land 0.38 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 2,316 ft (706 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 531
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 537
 • Density 1,397.4/sq mi (539.5/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 83656
Area code(s) 208
FIPS code 16-58060
GNIS feature ID 0396974
Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 101
1920 150 48.5%
1930 144 −4.0%
1940 277 92.4%
1950 313 13.0%
1960 324 3.5%
1970 304 −6.2%
1980 437 43.8%
1990 380 −13.0%
2000 458 20.5%
2010 531 15.9%
source:[4]

Notus is a city in Canyon County, Idaho, United States. The population was 531 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Boise CityNampa, Idaho Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Notus is located at 43°43′34″N 116°48′7″W / 43.72611°N 116.80194°W / 43.72611; -116.80194 (43.726082, -116.801866).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.39 square miles (1.01 km2), of which, 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 531 people, 182 households, and 139 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,397.4 inhabitants per square mile (539.5 /km2). There were 198 housing units at an average density of 521.1 per square mile (201.2 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 73.3% White, 0.2% African American, 2.4% Native American, 0.4% Asian, 18.5% from other races, and 5.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 29.8% of the population.

There were 182 households of which 41.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.5% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 23.6% were non-families. 18.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.92 and the average family size was 3.34.

The median age in the city was 35.5 years. 31.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25% were from 25 to 44; 25.4% were from 45 to 64; and 11.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.1% male and 52.9% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 458 people, 147 households, and 113 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,160.7 people per square mile (453.4/km²). There were 156 housing units at an average density of 395.4 per square mile (154.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 86.90% White, 1.31% Native American, 0.66% Asian, 8.73% from other races, and 2.40% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 22.05% of the population.

There were 147 households out of which 44.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.6% were married couples living together, 6.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.1% were non-families. 18.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.12 and the average family size was 3.58.

In the city the population was spread out with 33.4% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 27.7% from 25 to 44, 20.1% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $32,813, and the median income for a family was $43,750. Males had a median income of $25,000 versus $21,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $11,801. About 10.4% of families and 13.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.2% of those under age 18 and 28.3% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-18. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-03. 
  4. ^ Moffatt, Riley. Population History of Western U.S. Cities & Towns, 1850-1990. Lanham: Scarecrow, 1996, 96.
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.