Wyatt, Missouri

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Wyatt, Missouri
City
Location of Wyatt, Missouri
Location of Wyatt, Missouri
Coordinates: 36°55′9″N 89°12′36″W / 36.91917°N 89.21000°W / 36.91917; -89.21000Coordinates: 36°55′9″N 89°12′36″W / 36.91917°N 89.21000°W / 36.91917; -89.21000
Country United States
State Missouri
County Mississippi
Area[1]
 • Total 1.23 sq mi (3.19 km2)
 • Land 1.17 sq mi (3.03 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.16 km2)
Elevation 315 ft (96 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 319
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 315
 • Density 272.6/sq mi (105.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 63882
Area code(s) 573
FIPS code 29-81178[4]
GNIS feature ID 0731670[5]

Wyatt is a city in Mississippi County, Missouri, United States. The population was 319 at the 2010 census. It is the eastern most city west of the Mississippi river.

Geography[edit]

Wyatt is located at 36°55′9″N 89°12′36″W / 36.91917°N 89.21000°W / 36.91917; -89.21000 (36.919150, -89.209960).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.23 square miles (3.19 km2), of which, 1.17 square miles (3.03 km2) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 319 people, 135 households, and 84 families residing in the city. The population density was 272.6 inhabitants per square mile (105.3/km2). There were 164 housing units at an average density of 140.2 per square mile (54.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 84.33% White, 15.05% Black or African American, and 0.63% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.31% of the population.

There were 135 households of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.9% were married couples living together, 10.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.8% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the city was 37.9 years. 27% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.5% were from 25 to 44; 27.6% were from 45 to 64; and 15% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.5% male and 49.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 364 people, 163 households, and 108 families residing in the city. The population density was 316.7 people per square mile (122.2/km²). There were 185 housing units at an average density of 160.9 per square mile (62.1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 89.84% White, 6.87% African American, and 3.30% from two or more races.

There were 163 households out of which 28.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.9% were married couples living together, 13.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.7% were non-families. 30.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.23 and the average family size was 2.69.

In the city the population was spread out with 22.3% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 22.8% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to 64, and 22.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 89.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $19,444, and the median income for a family was $21,528. Males had a median income of $20,750 versus $18,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,646. About 19.6% of families and 20.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 38.0% of those under age 18 and 10.2% of those age 65 or over.

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. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.