Evan, Minnesota

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Evan, Minnesota
City
Location of Evan, Minnesota
Location of Evan, Minnesota
Coordinates: 44°21′10″N 94°50′25″W / 44.35278°N 94.84028°W / 44.35278; -94.84028
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Brown
Government
 • Type Mayor - Council
 • Mayor Richard Petermann
Area[1]
 • Total 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Land 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,027 ft (313 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 86
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 85
 • Density 85.1/sq mi (32.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 56085
Area code(s) 507
FIPS code 27-19880[4]
GNIS feature ID 0643429[5]

Evan is a city in Brown County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 86 at the 2010 census.[6]

History[edit]

A post office called Evan was established in 1886, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1993.[7] Evan was platted in 1887, and incorporated in 1904.[8] The city was named for the first postmaster's wife, Eva.[9]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.01 square miles (2.62 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 112
1920 123 9.8%
1930 131 6.5%
1940 145 10.7%
1950 141 −2.8%
1960 153 8.5%
1970 126 −17.6%
1980 90 −28.6%
1990 83 −7.8%
2000 91 9.6%
2010 86 −5.5%
Est. 2015 83 [10] −3.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[11]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 86 people, 35 households, and 20 families residing in the city. The population density was 85.1 inhabitants per square mile (32.9/km2). There were 43 housing units at an average density of 42.6 per square mile (16.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 90.7% White, 8.1% from other races, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.1% of the population.

There were 35 households of which 34.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.9% were married couples living together, 2.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 11.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 42.9% were non-families. 37.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 3.15.

The median age in the city was 36.3 years. 29.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 29.1% were from 25 to 44; 26.7% were from 45 to 64; and 9.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.2% male and 48.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 91 people, 37 households, and 22 families residing in the city. The population density was 90.6 people per square mile (35.1/km²). There were 42 housing units at an average density of 41.8 per square mile (16.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.70% White, and 3.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.20% of the population.

There were 37 households out of which 32.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.2% were married couples living together, 5.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.5% were non-families. 32.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 24.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 3.14.

In the city, the population was spread out with 29.7% under the age of 18, 5.5% from 18 to 24, 35.2% from 25 to 44, 11.0% from 45 to 64, and 18.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 78.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.9 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $45,000, and the median income for a family was $51,250. Males had a median income of $29,688 versus $22,500 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,670. There were no families and 4.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 26.7% of those over 64.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. 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 June 17, 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. 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. United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2011. 
  7. ^ "Brown County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 17 March 2015. 
  8. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 69. 
  9. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 69. 
  10. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  11. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  12. ^ Ruth Taubert Seeger

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 44°21′15″N 94°50′29″W / 44.35417°N 94.84139°W / 44.35417; -94.84139