Dumont, Minnesota

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Dumont, Minnesota
City
Location of Dumont, Minnesota
Location of Dumont, Minnesota
Coordinates: 45°43′5″N 96°25′25″W / 45.71806°N 96.42361°W / 45.71806; -96.42361
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Traverse
Area[1]
 • Total 0.45 sq mi (1.17 km2)
 • Land 0.45 sq mi (1.17 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,040 ft (317 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 100
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 97
 • Density 222.2/sq mi (85.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 56236
Area code(s) 320
FIPS code 27-17090[4]
GNIS feature ID 0642974[5]

Dumont is a city in Traverse County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 100 at the 2010 census.[6]

History[edit]

A post office called Dumont has been in operation since 1886.[7] Dumont was named by railroad officials.[8]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.45 square miles (1.17 km2), all of it land.[1]

U.S. Route 75 serves as a main route in the community.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 236
1910 188 −20.3%
1920 210 11.7%
1930 186 −11.4%
1940 238 28.0%
1950 223 −6.3%
1960 226 1.3%
1970 204 −9.7%
1980 173 −15.2%
1990 126 −27.2%
2000 122 −3.2%
2010 100 −18.0%
Est. 2015 95 [9] −5.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 100 people, 50 households, and 32 families residing in the city. The population density was 222.2 inhabitants per square mile (85.8/km2). There were 54 housing units at an average density of 120.0 per square mile (46.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.0% White and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.0% of the population.

There were 50 households of which 24.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.0% were married couples living together, 8.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 36.0% were non-families. 32.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 14% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00 and the average family size was 2.41.

The median age in the city was 49 years. 16% of residents were under the age of 18; 4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24% were from 25 to 44; 31% were from 45 to 64; and 25% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.0% male and 49.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 122 people, 51 households, and 32 families residing in the city. The population density was 281.4 people per square mile (109.5/km²). There were 57 housing units at an average density of 131.5 per square mile (51.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White.

There were 51 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.7% were married couples living together, and 35.3% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the city, the population was spread out with 28.7% under the age of 18, 2.5% from 18 to 24, 28.7% from 25 to 44, 18.9% from 45 to 64, and 21.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 117.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 123.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $28,750, and the median income for a family was $36,250. Males had a median income of $56,875 versus $11,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $23,118. There were 18.8% of families and 20.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including 45.5% 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 2012-11-13. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  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. ^ "2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census. Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 23 April 2011. 
  7. ^ "Traverse County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 25 January 2016. Retrieved 10 August 2015. 
  8. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 551. 
  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. 

Coordinates: 45°42′57″N 96°25′33″W / 45.71583°N 96.42583°W / 45.71583; -96.42583