Anamoose, North Dakota

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Anamoose, North Dakota
City
Business district of Anamoose
Business district of Anamoose
Location of Anamoose, North Dakota
Location of Anamoose, North Dakota
Coordinates: 47°52′52″N 100°14′31″W / 47.88111°N 100.24194°W / 47.88111; -100.24194
Country United States
State North Dakota
County McHenry
Area[1]
 • Total 0.62 sq mi (1.61 km2)
 • Land 0.61 sq mi (1.58 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 1,621 ft (494 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 227
 • Estimate (2014)[3] 252
 • Density 372.1/sq mi (143.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58710
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-02220
GNIS feature ID 1027700[4]
Website http://Anamoose.com

Anamoose is a city in McHenry County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 227 at the 2010 census.[5] It is part of the Minot Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Anamoose was established along the main line of the Soo Line Railroad in 1898 by Romanians who had come from Saskatchewan, Canada. The name is a corruption of the Chippewa word uhnemoosh, which means "female dog."[6]

Geography[edit]

Anamoose is located at 47°52′52″N 100°14′31″W / 47.88111°N 100.24194°W / 47.88111; -100.24194 (47.881153, -100.241860).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.62 square miles (1.61 km2), of which 0.61 square miles (1.58 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 669
1920 563 −15.8%
1930 495 −12.1%
1940 478 −3.4%
1950 542 13.4%
1960 503 −7.2%
1970 401 −20.3%
1980 355 −11.5%
1990 277 −22.0%
2000 282 1.8%
2010 227 −19.5%
Est. 2015 249 [8] 9.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]
2014 Estimate[3]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 227 people, 108 households, and 72 families residing in the city. The population density was 372.1 inhabitants per square mile (143.7/km2). There were 140 housing units at an average density of 229.5 per square mile (88.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.6% White and 0.4% Native American.

There were 108 households of which 19.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.3% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.3% were non-families. 32.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.10 and the average family size was 2.61.

The median age in the city was 48.6 years. 18.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.8% were from 25 to 44; 25.1% were from 45 to 64; and 30% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.7% male and 49.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 282 people, 130 households, and 86 families residing in the city. The population density was 455.2 people per square mile (175.6/km²). There were 149 housing units at an average density of 240.5 per square mile (92.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.65% White, and 0.35% from two or more races. 0.00% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

The top 6 ancestry groups in the city are German (66.0%), Norwegian (19.1%), English (5.7%), Swedish (4.3%), Czech (3.9%), United States (3.9%).

There were 130 households out of which 21.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.9% were married couples living together, 5.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.8% were non-families. 31.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.73.

In the city, the population was spread out with 19.9% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 21.6% from 25 to 44, 21.3% from 45 to 64, and 31.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 94.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $28,438, and the median income for a family was $40,192. Males had a median income of $28,750 versus $19,688 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,120. About 5.1% of families and 12.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.9% of those under the age of eighteen and 22.8% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-24. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  3. ^ a b "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 10, 2015. 
  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. United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 2 May 2011. 
  6. ^ Wick, Douglas A. "Anamoose (McHenry County)". North Dakota Place Names. Retrieved 5 May 2011. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  9. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved October 30, 2013. 

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Coordinates: 47°52′52″N 100°14′31″W / 47.881153°N 100.24186°W / 47.881153; -100.24186