Woodworth, North Dakota

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Woodworth, North Dakota
City
Location of Woodworth, North Dakota
Location of Woodworth, North Dakota
Coordinates: 47°8′32″N 99°18′15″W / 47.14222°N 99.30417°W / 47.14222; -99.30417Coordinates: 47°8′32″N 99°18′15″W / 47.14222°N 99.30417°W / 47.14222; -99.30417
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Stutsman
Area[1]
 • Total 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2)
 • Land 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 2,031 ft (619 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 50
 • Estimate (2013[3]) 49
 • Density 227.3/sq mi (87.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58496
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-87580
GNIS feature ID 1032885[4]

Woodworth is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 50 at the 2010 census.[5]

History[edit]

Woodworth was founded in 1911. It was named for J.G. Woodworth, a railroad official.[6]

Geography[edit]

Woodworth is located at 47°08′32″N 99°18′15″W / 47.142221°N 99.304264°W / 47.142221; -99.304264.[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 297
1930 261 −12.1%
1940 203 −22.2%
1950 238 17.2%
1960 218 −8.4%
1970 139 −36.2%
1980 137 −1.4%
1990 102 −25.5%
2000 80 −21.6%
2010 50 −37.5%
Est. 2013 49 −2.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
2013 Estimate[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 50 people, 33 households, and 11 families residing in the city. The population density was 227.3 inhabitants per square mile (87.8 /km2). There were 52 housing units at an average density of 236.4 per square mile (91.3 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.0% White and 8.0% Native American.

There were 33 households of which 18.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 24.2% were married couples living together, 6.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 66.7% were non-families. 66.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.52 and the average family size was 2.45.

The median age in the city was 56.5 years. 16% of residents were under the age of 18; 2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20% were from 25 to 44; 40% were from 45 to 64; and 22% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 56.0% male and 44.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 80 people, 37 households, and 24 families residing in the city. The population density was 368.4 people per square mile (140.4/km2). There were 56 housing units at an average density of 257.9 per square mile (98.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White.

There were 37 households out of which 21.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.5% were married couples living together, 2.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.1% were non-families. 35.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.16 and the average family size was 2.79.

In the city the population was spread out with 21.3% under the age of 18, 8.8% from 18 to 24, 20.0% from 25 to 44, 27.5% from 45 to 64, and 22.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45 years. For every 100 females there were 116.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $36,250, and the median income for a family was $65,357. Males had a median income of $32,917 versus $17,188 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,695. There were 4.2% of families and 11.3% of the population living below the poverty line, including 20.0% of under eighteens and 8.7% of those over 64.

Climate[edit]

This climatic region is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold) winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Woodworth has a humid continental climate, abbreviated "Dfb" on climate maps.[10]

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