Woodbine, Iowa

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Woodbine, Iowa
City
Location of Woodbine, Iowa
Location of Woodbine, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°44′15″N 95°42′20″W / 41.73750°N 95.70556°W / 41.73750; -95.70556Coordinates: 41°44′15″N 95°42′20″W / 41.73750°N 95.70556°W / 41.73750; -95.70556
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Harrison
Area[1]
 • Total 1.33 sq mi (3.44 km2)
 • Land 1.28 sq mi (3.32 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)
Elevation 1,089 ft (332 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 1,459
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 1,418
 • Density 1,139.8/sq mi (440.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 51579
Area code(s) 712
FIPS code 19-86835
GNIS feature ID 0463180

Woodbine is a city in Harrison County, Iowa, United States, along the Boyer River. The population was 1,459 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Woodbine was platted 1866 at the time the Chicago and North Western Railway was built through that territory. It was incorporated as a town in 1877.[4]

Geography[edit]

Woodbine is located at 41°44′15″N 95°42′20″W / 41.73750°N 95.70556°W / 41.73750; -95.70556 (41.737553, -95.705688).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.33 square miles (3.44 km2), of which, 1.28 square miles (3.32 km2) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1880 330 —    
1890 815 +147.0%
1900 1,255 +54.0%
1910 1,538 +22.5%
1920 1,463 −4.9%
1930 1,348 −7.9%
1940 1,467 +8.8%
1950 1,304 −11.1%
1960 1,304 +0.0%
1970 1,349 +3.5%
1980 1,463 +8.5%
1990 1,500 +2.5%
2000 1,564 +4.3%
2010 1,459 −6.7%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 1,459 people, 611 households, and 389 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,139.8 inhabitants per square mile (440.1/km2). There were 679 housing units at an average density of 530.5 per square mile (204.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.8% White, 0.1% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8% of the population.

There were 611 households of which 29.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.2% were married couples living together, 9.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 36.3% were non-families. 32.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.29 and the average family size was 2.89.

The median age in the city was 44.9 years. 23.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.3% were from 25 to 44; 25.7% were from 45 to 64; and 24.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.8% male and 52.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 1,564 people, 647 households, and 416 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,381.1 people per square mile (534.4/km²). There were 696 housing units at an average density of 614.6 per square mile (237.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.34% White, 0.06% African American, 0.51% Native American, 0.38% Asian, 0.13% from other races, and 0.58% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.70% of the population.

There were 647 households out of which 27.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.2% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.7% were non-families. 32.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.30 and the average family size was 2.93.

23.5% are under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 23.6% from 25 to 44, 18.4% from 45 to 64, and 27.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 84.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 77.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $30,083, and the median income for a family was $40,972. Males had a median income of $30,139 versus $22,589 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,117. About 7.6% of families and 10.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.1% of those under age 18 and 6.0% of those age 65 or over.

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. ^ History of Western Iowa, Its Settlement and Growth. Western Publishing Company. 1882. p. 296. 
  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. 

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