Stanberry, Missouri

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Stanberry, Missouri
City
Location of Stanberry, Missouri
Location of Stanberry, Missouri
Coordinates: 40°12′56″N 94°32′20″W / 40.21556°N 94.53889°W / 40.21556; -94.53889Coordinates: 40°12′56″N 94°32′20″W / 40.21556°N 94.53889°W / 40.21556; -94.53889
Country United States
State Missouri
County Gentry
Area[1]
 • Total 1.40 sq mi (3.63 km2)
 • Land 1.40 sq mi (3.63 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 955 ft (291 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 1,185
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 1,196
 • Density 846.4/sq mi (326.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 64489
Area code(s) 660
FIPS code 29-70270[4]
GNIS feature ID 0726998[5]

Stanberry is a city in Gentry County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,185 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Stanberry was platted in 1879 as the railroad was being built in the neighborhood.[6] It was named for J. J. Stanberry, original owner of the town site.[7]

Geography[edit]

Stanberry is located at 40°12′56″N 94°32′20″W / 40.21556°N 94.53889°W / 40.21556; -94.53889 (40.215604, -94.538956).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.40 square miles (3.63 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 1,185 people, 477 households, and 304 families residing in the city. The population density was 846.4 inhabitants per square mile (326.8 /km2). There were 573 housing units at an average density of 409.3 per square mile (158.0 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.1% White, 0.2% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% from other races, and 0.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 477 households of which 28.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.2% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 36.3% were non-families. 32.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.98.

The median age in the city was 42.7 years. 24.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.5% were from 25 to 44; 22.4% were from 45 to 64; and 24.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.2% male and 52.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 1,243 people, 508 households, and 342 families residing in the city. The population density was 942.5 people per square mile (363.6/km²). There were 589 housing units at an average density of 446.6 per square mile (172.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.47% White, 0.08% African American, 0.56% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.40% from other races, and 0.40% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.16% of the population.

There were 508 households out of which 28.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.9% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.5% were non-families. 31.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.91.

In the city the population was spread out with 22.8% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 21.5% from 25 to 44, 20.8% from 45 to 64, and 27.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 87.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 78.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $30,417, and the median income for a family was $38,684. Males had a median income of $25,774 versus $18,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,736. About 6.3% of families and 8.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.1% of those under age 18 and 11.3% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-30. 
  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. ^ Earngey, Bill (1995). Missouri Roadsides: The Traveler's Companion. University of Missouri Press. p. 4. 
  7. ^ Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 170. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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