Crystal Lake, Iowa

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Crystal Lake, Iowa
City
Location of Crystal Lake, Iowa
Location of Crystal Lake, Iowa
Coordinates: 43°13′25″N 93°47′31″W / 43.22361°N 93.79194°W / 43.22361; -93.79194Coordinates: 43°13′25″N 93°47′31″W / 43.22361°N 93.79194°W / 43.22361; -93.79194
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Hancock
Area[1]
 • Total 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Land 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,273 ft (388 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 250
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 246
 • Density 961.5/sq mi (371.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50432
Area code(s) 641
FIPS code 19-17670
GNIS feature ID 0455748
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Crystal Lake is a city in Hancock County, Iowa, United States. The population was 250 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Crystal Lake was platted in 1898, and incorporated as a city in 1899.[4]

Geography[edit]

Crystal Lake is located at 43°13′25″N 93°47′31″W / 43.22361°N 93.79194°W / 43.22361; -93.79194 (43.223564, -93.792073).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), all of it land.[1]

The city of Crystal Lake is located on the south shore of Crystal Lake, a popular fishing location.

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1900 246 —    
1910 143 −41.9%
1920 191 +33.6%
1930 271 +41.9%
1940 301 +11.1%
1950 286 −5.0%
1960 267 −6.6%
1970 276 +3.4%
1980 314 +13.8%
1990 266 −15.3%
2000 285 +7.1%
2010 250 −12.3%
2014 246 −1.6%
2015 245 −0.4%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 250 people, 121 households, and 69 families residing in the city. The population density was 961.5 inhabitants per square mile (371.2/km2). There were 140 housing units at an average density of 538.5 per square mile (207.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.2% White, 1.6% African American, 0.4% Native American, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.0% of the population.

There were 121 households of which 19.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.5% were married couples living together, 12.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 43.0% were non-families. 36.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.07 and the average family size was 2.65.

The median age in the city was 47.8 years. 18% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.4% were from 25 to 44; 33.6% were from 45 to 64; and 22.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.4% male and 51.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 285 people, 127 households, and 75 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,118.6 people per square mile (440.2/km²). There were 141 housing units at an average density of 553.4 per square mile (217.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.65% White and 0.35% Asian. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.40% of the population.

There were 127 households out of which 23.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.5% were married couples living together, 7.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.9% were non-families. 32.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 2.81.

In the city, the population was spread out with 21.1% under the age of 18, 10.5% from 18 to 24, 23.5% from 25 to 44, 28.4% from 45 to 64, and 16.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 92.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $29,615, and the median income for a family was $32,500. Males had a median income of $26,250 versus $26,429 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,927. About 20.3% of families and 19.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.1% of those under the age of eighteen and 17.2% 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 2012-05-11. 
  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. ^ History of Winnebago County and Hancock County, Iowa. Pioneer Publishing Company. 1917. p. 289. 
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 11, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  7. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.