Dickey, North Dakota

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Dickey, North Dakota
City
Post office in Dickey
Post office in Dickey
Location of Dickey, North Dakota
Location of Dickey, North Dakota
Coordinates: 46°32′11″N 98°28′11″W / 46.53639°N 98.46972°W / 46.53639; -98.46972Coordinates: 46°32′11″N 98°28′11″W / 46.53639°N 98.46972°W / 46.53639; -98.46972
Country United States
State North Dakota
County LaMoure
Area[1]
 • Total 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2)
 • Land 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,355 ft (413 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 42
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 41
 • Density 190/sq mi (74/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58431
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-19580
GNIS feature ID 1033635[4]

Dickey is a city in LaMoure County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 42 at the 2010 census.[5]

History[edit]

Dickey was founded in 1885. George H. Dickey is the town's namesake.[6]

Geography[edit]

Dickey is located at 46°32′11″N 98°28′11″W / 46.53639°N 98.46972°W / 46.53639; -98.46972 (46.536315, -98.469659).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 187
1920 190 1.6%
1930 168 −11.6%
1940 203 20.8%
1950 165 −18.7%
1960 143 −13.3%
1970 118 −17.5%
1980 74 −37.3%
1990 53 −28.4%
2000 57 7.5%
2010 42 −26.3%
Est. 2016 41 [3] −2.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
2014 Estimate[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 42 people, 20 households, and 10 families residing in the city. The population density was 190.9 inhabitants per square mile (73.7/km2). There were 31 housing units at an average density of 140.9 per square mile (54.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 20 households of which 10.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 35.0% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 50.0% were non-families. 40.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 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 2.80.

The median age in the city was 39 years. 21.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 0.0% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 30.9% were from 25 to 44; 28.4% were from 45 to 64; and 19% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 54.8% male and 45.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 42 people, 26 households, and 12 families residing in the city. The population density was 260.8 people per square mile (100.0/km²). There were 31 housing units at an average density of 141.8 per square mile (54.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White.

There were 26 households out of which 26.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.5% were married couples living together, 3.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 53.8% were non-families. 53.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 30.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 3.50.

In the city, the population was spread out with 17.5% under the age of 18, 14.0% from 18 to 24, 21.1% from 25 to 44, 29.8% from 45 to 64, and 17.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 119.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $18,500, and the median income for a family was $23,750. Males had a median income of $28,333 versus $11,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $10,547. There were 50.0% of families and 39.0% of the population living below the poverty line, including 16.7% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-14. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  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. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 106. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved January 23, 2014. 
  9. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 10, 2015.