Camden Point, Missouri

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Camden Point, Missouri
City
Location of Camden Point, Missouri
Location of Camden Point, Missouri
Coordinates: 39°27′12″N 94°44′43″W / 39.45333°N 94.74528°W / 39.45333; -94.74528Coordinates: 39°27′12″N 94°44′43″W / 39.45333°N 94.74528°W / 39.45333; -94.74528
Country United States
State Missouri
County Platte
Area[1]
 • Total 0.60 sq mi (1.55 km2)
 • Land 0.60 sq mi (1.55 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 922 ft (281 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 474
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 495
 • Density 790.0/sq mi (305.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 64018
Area code(s) 816
FIPS code 29-10792[4]
GNIS feature ID 0715229[5]

Camden Point is a city in Platte County, Missouri, USA. The population was 474 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

A post office called Camden Point has been in operation since 1837.[6] The name "Camden" most likely is a transfer from England, perhaps via another town in the United States.[7]

Geography[edit]

Camden Point is located at 39°27′12″N 94°44′43″W / 39.45333°N 94.74528°W / 39.45333; -94.74528 (39.453447, -94.745157).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.60 square miles (1.55 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 77
1880 142 84.4%
1890 177 24.6%
1900 170 −4.0%
1910 169 −0.6%
1920 212 25.4%
1930 192 −9.4%
1940 140 −27.1%
1950 147 5.0%
1960 171 16.3%
1970 264 54.4%
1980 263 −0.4%
1990 373 41.8%
2000 484 29.8%
2010 474 −2.1%
Est. 2015 526 [9] 11.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 474 people, 174 households, and 133 families residing in the city. The population density was 790.0 inhabitants per square mile (305.0/km2). There were 189 housing units at an average density of 315.0 per square mile (121.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.1% White, 0.6% African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.6% from other races, and 0.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.3% of the population.

There were 174 households of which 38.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.1% were married couples living together, 5.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 23.6% were non-families. 18.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.14.

The median age in the city was 39.7 years. 26.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.8% were from 25 to 44; 29.7% were from 45 to 64; and 11% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.2% male and 49.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 484 people, 179 households, and 146 families residing in the city. The population density was 826.3 people per square mile (316.7/km²). There were 182 housing units at an average density of 310.7 per square mile (119.1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.93% White, 0.21% Native American, 0.41% from other races, and 1.45% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.62% of the population.

There were 179 households out of which 43.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 72.6% were married couples living together, 6.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.4% were non-families. 14.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.70 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the city the population was spread out with 28.7% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 34.3% from 25 to 44, 22.7% from 45 to 64, and 7.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 105.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.9 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $55,089, and the median income for a family was $57,344. Males had a median income of $39,750 versus $30,357 for females. The per capita income for the city was $22,429. About 4.4% of families and 5.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.9% of those under age 18 and 11.8% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-14. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-05-30. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 9 December 2016. 
  7. ^ "Platte County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 9, 2016. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.