Calumet, Iowa

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Calumet, Iowa
City
Location of Calumet, Iowa
Location of Calumet, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°56′46″N 95°33′7″W / 42.94611°N 95.55194°W / 42.94611; -95.55194Coordinates: 42°56′46″N 95°33′7″W / 42.94611°N 95.55194°W / 42.94611; -95.55194
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County O'Brien
Government
 • Mayor Steve Loshman
Area[1]
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,437 ft (438 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 170
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 170
 • Density 629.6/sq mi (243.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 51009
Area code(s) 712
FIPS code 19-10090
GNIS feature ID 0455060

Calumet is a city in O'Brien County, Iowa, United States. The population was 170 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Calmut had its start about 1887 by the building of the railroad through that territory.[4]

Geography[edit]

Calumet is located at 42°56′46″N 95°33′7″W / 42.94611°N 95.55194°W / 42.94611; -95.55194 (42.945988, -95.552078).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 113
1910 243 115.0%
1920 266 9.5%
1930 249 −6.4%
1940 274 10.0%
1950 250 −8.8%
1960 225 −10.0%
1970 219 −2.7%
1980 212 −3.2%
1990 160 −24.5%
2000 181 13.1%
2010 170 −6.1%
Est. 2015 169 [6] −0.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 170 people, 75 households, and 50 families residing in the city. The population density was 629.6 inhabitants per square mile (243.1/km2). There were 86 housing units at an average density of 318.5 per square mile (123.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.5% White and 3.5% African American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.7% of the population.

There were 75 households of which 26.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.7% were married couples living together, 5.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.3% were non-families. 29.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 12% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.27 and the average family size was 2.74.

The median age in the city was 41.5 years. 21.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23% were from 25 to 44; 31.1% were from 45 to 64; and 15.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.4% male and 47.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[8] of 2000, there were 181 people, 77 households, and 51 families residing in the city. The population density was 684.5 people per square mile (268.8/km²). There were 83 housing units at an average density of 313.9 per square mile (123.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.69% White, 0.55% African American, 0.55% Asian, and 2.21% from two or more races.

There were 77 households out of which 26.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.0% were married couples living together, 3.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.5% were non-families. 31.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.2% 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 2.94.

In the city, the population was spread out with 25.4% under the age of 18, 5.5% from 18 to 24, 26.0% from 25 to 44, 23.2% from 45 to 64, and 19.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 101.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $33,750, and the median income for a family was $39,375. Males had a median income of $33,125 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,659. About 2.0% of families and 8.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 25.0% of those sixty five or over.

Education[edit]

Calumet is served by the South O'Brien Community School District.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-14. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-05-23. 
  4. ^ Past and Present of O'Brien and Osceola Counties, Iowa, Volume 1. B. F. Bowen. 1914. p. 442. 
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  6. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  8. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  9. ^ "South O'Brien Community School District". South O'Brien Community School District. Retrieved January 21, 2012.