St. Vincent, Minnesota

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St. Vincent, Minnesota
City
Location of St. Vincent, Minnesota
Location of St. Vincent, Minnesota
Coordinates: 48°58′6″N 97°13′34″W / 48.96833°N 97.22611°W / 48.96833; -97.22611Coordinates: 48°58′6″N 97°13′34″W / 48.96833°N 97.22611°W / 48.96833; -97.22611
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Kittson
Area[1]
 • Total 1.15 sq mi (2.98 km2)
 • Land 1.08 sq mi (2.80 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.18 km2)
Elevation 791 ft (241 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 64
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 63
 • Density 59.3/sq mi (22.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 218
FIPS code 27-58144
GNIS feature ID 0651079[4]

St. Vincent is a city in Kittson County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 64 at the 2010 census.[5]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.15 square miles (2.98 km2), of which 1.08 square miles (2.80 km2) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) is water.[1]

The community is the westernmost community in Minnesota. It is situated on the banks of the Red River of the North, in the Red River Valley. It grew from one of the oldest settlements in the region, when it was part of an early fur-trading outpost established by Alexander Henry the younger. The city of Pembina, North Dakota borders it on the west, across the Red River.

Minnesota Highway 171, U.S. Highway 75, 8th Street, and Pacific Avenue are four of the main routes in the community.

North Dakota Highway 59 and Interstate 29 are also nearby.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 256
1910 328 28.1%
1920 343 4.6%
1930 304 −11.4%
1940 327 7.6%
1950 272 −16.8%
1960 217 −20.2%
1970 177 −18.4%
1980 141 −20.3%
1990 116 −17.7%
2000 117 0.9%
2010 64 −45.3%
Est. 2012 63 −1.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]
2012 Estimate[7]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 64 people, 29 households, and 18 families residing in the city. The population density was 59.3 inhabitants per square mile (22.9 /km2). There were 40 housing units at an average density of 37.0 per square mile (14.3 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.4% White and 1.6% Native American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.3% of the population.

There were 29 households of which 10.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.2% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.9% were non-families. 34.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.2% 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 2.89.

The median age in the city was 49 years. 18.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.2% were from 25 to 44; 28.2% were from 45 to 64; and 29.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 54.7% male and 45.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 117 people, 48 households, and 28 families residing in the city. The population density was 108.0 people per square mile (41.8/km²). There were 51 housing units at an average density of 47.1 per square mile (18.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 93.16% White, 3.42% Native American, 2.56% Asian, and 0.85% from two or more races.

There were 48 households out of which 29.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.2% were married couples living together, 4.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.6% were non-families. 35.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.6% 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 3.17.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 28.2% from 45 to 64, and 12.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 116.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 109.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $30,500, and the median income for a family was $41,667. Males had a median income of $22,292 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,322. There were 15.4% of families and 21.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including 27.3% of under eighteens and 75.0% of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census. Retrieved 23 April 2011. 
  6. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved September 11, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". Retrieved September 11, 2013.