Sandyville, Iowa

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Sandyville, Iowa
City
Location of Sandyville, Iowa
Location of Sandyville, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°22′13″N 93°23′8″W / 41.37028°N 93.38556°W / 41.37028; -93.38556Coordinates: 41°22′13″N 93°23′8″W / 41.37028°N 93.38556°W / 41.37028; -93.38556
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Warren
Area[1]
 • Total 0.51 sq mi (1.32 km2)
 • Land 0.51 sq mi (1.32 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 938 ft (286 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 51
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 51
 • Density 100.0/sq mi (38.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50001
Area code(s) 515
FIPS code 19-70590
GNIS feature ID 0461420

Sandyville is a city in Warren County, Iowa, United States. The population was 51 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Des MoinesWest Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Sandyville was laid out in 1851. It was named for its founder, J. Moorman Sandy.[4]

Geography[edit]

Sandyville is located at 41°22′13″N 93°23′8″W / 41.37028°N 93.38556°W / 41.37028; -93.38556 (41.370224, -93.385675).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.51 square miles (1.32 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop.   ±%  
1910 120 —    
1920 94 −21.7%
1930 92 −2.1%
1940 93 +1.1%
1950 92 −1.1%
1960 115 +25.0%
1970 89 −22.6%
1980 86 −3.4%
1990 59 −31.4%
2000 61 +3.4%
2010 51 −16.4%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 51 people, 23 households, and 16 families residing in the city. The population density was 100.0 inhabitants per square mile (38.6 /km2). There were 28 housing units at an average density of 54.9 per square mile (21.2 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.0% White and 2.0% African American.

There were 23 households of which 17.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.9% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.4% were non-families. 26.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 13% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the city was 47.4 years. 11.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.6% were from 25 to 44; 39.1% were from 45 to 64; and 17.6% 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 61 people, 27 households, and 18 families residing in the city. The population density was 119.6 people per square mile (46.2/km²). There were 28 housing units at an average density of 54.9 per square mile (21.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 95.08% White, and 4.92% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.92% of the population.

There were 27 households out of which 25.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.6% were married couples living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.1% 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 2.89.

In the city the population was spread out with 16.4% under the age of 18, 16.4% from 18 to 24, 27.9% from 25 to 44, 34.4% from 45 to 64, and 4.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 134.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 155.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $31,667, and the median income for a family was $34,375. Males had a median income of $27,500 versus $13,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $20,028. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.

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. ^ The History of Warren County, Iowa: Containing a History of the County, Its Cities, Towns, &c, Volume 1. Higginson Book Company. 1879. p. 510. 
  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.