Oneida, Kansas

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Oneida, Kansas
City
Location of Oneida, Kansas
Location of Oneida, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°51′57″N 95°56′19″W / 39.86583°N 95.93861°W / 39.86583; -95.93861Coordinates: 39°51′57″N 95°56′19″W / 39.86583°N 95.93861°W / 39.86583; -95.93861
Country United States
State Kansas
County Nemaha
Government
 • Type Mayor–Council
Area[1]
 • Total 0.24 sq mi (0.62 km2)
 • Land 0.24 sq mi (0.62 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,230 ft (375 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 75
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 75
 • Density 312.5/sq mi (120.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 66522
Area code(s) 785
FIPS code 20-52900[4]
GNIS feature ID 0472960[5]

Oneida is a city in Nemaha County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 75.[6]

History[edit]

Oneida was laid out about 1873.[7] It was named after the Oneida people.[8] The town's streets were named after the main thoroughfares of Chicago.[7]

Geography[edit]

Oneida is located at 39°51′57″N 95°56′19″W / 39.865877°N 95.938733°W / 39.865877; -95.938733 (39.865877, -95.938733).[9] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.24 square miles (0.62 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 79
2000 70 −11.4%
2010 75 7.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 75 people, 26 households, and 17 families residing in the city. The population density was 312.5 inhabitants per square mile (120.7/km2). There were 34 housing units at an average density of 141.7 per square mile (54.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.7% White and 1.3% African American.

There were 26 households of which 38.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.4% were married couples living together, and 34.6% were non-families. 23.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.88 and the average family size was 3.59.

The median age in the city was 34.5 years. 36% of residents were under the age of 18; 4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 28% were from 25 to 44; 20.1% were from 45 to 64; and 12% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.7% male and 53.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 70 people, 25 households, and 18 families residing in the city. The population density was 302.1 people per square mile (117.5/km2). There were 36 housing units at an average density of 155.3 per square mile (60.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.14% White and 2.86% African American.

There were 25 households out of which 40.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.0% were married couples living together, 8.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.0% were non-families. 28.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.50.

In the city the population was spread out with 30.0% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 18.6% from 45 to 64, and 14.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 133.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 122.7 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $45,417, and the median income for a family was $48,750. Males had a median income of $33,125 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,138. There were no families and 6.7% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  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 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved July 2, 2011. 
  7. ^ a b Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Volume 2. Standard Publishing Company. p. 392. 
  8. ^ Capace, Nancy (1 June 2000). Encyclopedia of Kansas. North American Book Dist LLC. p. 246. ISBN 978-0-403-09312-0. 
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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