St. Thomas, North Dakota

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St. Thomas, North Dakota
City
St. Thomas, North Dakota
St. Thomas, North Dakota
Location of St. Thomas, North Dakota
Location of St. Thomas, North Dakota
Coordinates: 48°37′11″N 97°26′48″W / 48.61972°N 97.44667°W / 48.61972; -97.44667Coordinates: 48°37′11″N 97°26′48″W / 48.61972°N 97.44667°W / 48.61972; -97.44667
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Pembina
Founded 1881
Area[1]
 • Total 1.06 sq mi (2.75 km2)
 • Land 1.06 sq mi (2.75 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 840 ft (256 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 331
 • Estimate (2013[3]) 321
 • Density 312.3/sq mi (120.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-70260
GNIS feature ID 1031303[4]

St. Thomas is a city in Pembina County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 331 at the 2010 census.[5] St. Thomas was founded in 1881.

Geography[edit]

St. Thomas is located at 48°37′11″N 97°26′48″W / 48.61972°N 97.44667°W / 48.61972; -97.44667 (48.619637, -97.446704).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.06 square miles (2.75 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 477
1900 661 38.6%
1910 513 −22.4%
1920 500 −2.5%
1930 595 19.0%
1940 503 −15.5%
1950 566 12.5%
1960 660 16.6%
1970 508 −23.0%
1980 528 3.9%
1990 444 −15.9%
2000 447 0.7%
2010 331 −26.0%
Est. 2013 321 −3.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
2013 Estimate[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 331 people, 150 households, and 107 families residing in the city. The population density was 312.3 inhabitants per square mile (120.6/km2). There were 182 housing units at an average density of 171.7 per square mile (66.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.6% White, 0.6% Native American, 4.5% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 19.6% of the population.

There were 150 households of which 27.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.3% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.7% were non-families. 27.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.21 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the city was 46.1 years. 19.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.7% were from 25 to 44; 35.2% were from 45 to 64; and 17.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.6% male and 47.4% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 447 people, 174 households, and 123 families residing in the city. The population density was 421.7 people per square mile (162.8/km²). There were 201 housing units at an average density of 189.6 per square mile (73.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 94.18% White, 4.25% from other races, and 1.57% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 19.02% of the population.

There were 174 households out of which 32.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.3% were married couples living together, 8.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 3.13.

In the city the population was spread out with 29.8% under the age of 18, 4.0% from 18 to 24, 26.8% from 25 to 44, 23.5% from 45 to 64, and 15.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 103.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $31,094, and the median income for a family was $44,375. Males had a median income of $26,023 versus $22,083 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,222. About 14.3% of families and 17.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 23.0% of those under age 18 and 16.4% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

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