Fleming, Missouri

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Fleming, Missouri
City
Location of Fleming, Missouri
Location of Fleming, Missouri
Coordinates: 39°11′39″N 94°3′3″W / 39.19417°N 94.05083°W / 39.19417; -94.05083Coordinates: 39°11′39″N 94°3′3″W / 39.19417°N 94.05083°W / 39.19417; -94.05083
Country United States
State Missouri
County Ray
Area[1]
 • Total 0.54 sq mi (1.40 km2)
 • Land 0.54 sq mi (1.40 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 735 ft (224 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 128
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 126
 • Density 237.0/sq mi (91.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 29-24562[4]
GNIS feature ID 0718010[5]

Fleming is a city in Ray County, Missouri, United States. The population was 128 at the 2010 census.[6]

History[edit]

A post office called Fleming was established in 1888, and remained in operation until 1905.[7] The community has the name of Alfred Walton Fleming, a businessperson in the local mining industry.[8]

Geography[edit]

Fleming is located at 39°11′39″N 94°3′3″W / 39.19417°N 94.05083°W / 39.19417; -94.05083 (39.194252, -94.050881).[9]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.54 square miles (1.40 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 5,401
1950 5,308 −1.7%
1960 4,515 −14.9%
1970 152 −96.6%
1980 144 −5.3%
1990 130 −9.7%
2000 122 −6.2%
2010 128 4.9%
Est. 2015 124 [10] −3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[11]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 128 people, 51 households, and 40 families residing in the city. The population density was 237.0 inhabitants per square mile (91.5/km2). There were 62 housing units at an average density of 114.8 per square mile (44.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.4% White and 1.6% Native American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8% of the population.

There were 51 households of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.8% were married couples living together, 13.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 21.6% were non-families. 19.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 2.85.

The median age in the city was 40 years. 25.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.4% were from 25 to 44; 31.3% were from 45 to 64; and 10.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.1% male and 53.9% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 122 people, 47 households, and 33 families residing in the city. The population density was 225.6 people per square mile (87.2/km²). There were 48 housing units at an average density of 88.8 per square mile (34.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.36% White, and 1.64% from two or more races.

There were 47 households out of which 38.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.7% were married couples living together, 10.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.7% were non-families. 23.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the city the population was spread out with 25.4% under the age of 18, 4.9% from 18 to 24, 31.1% from 25 to 44, 24.6% from 45 to 64, and 13.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 103.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $35,625, and the median income for a family was $60,625. Males had a median income of $47,500 versus $22,500 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,697. There were 3.1% of families and 11.2% of the population living below the poverty line, including 12.8% of under eighteens and 30.0% of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-24. 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. ^ "Race, Hispanic or Latino, Age, and Housing Occupancy: 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File (QT-PL), Fleming city, Missouri". U.S. Census Bureau, American FactFinder 2. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved September 6, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 12 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "Ray County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016. 
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  10. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. [permanent dead link]
  11. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.