Goodnight, Missouri

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Goodnight, Missouri
Area[1]
 • Total 0.64 sq mi (1.66 km2)
 • Land 0.64 sq mi (1.66 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 18
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 18
 • Density 606.3/sq mi (234.1/km2)
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Goodnight is a village in southern Polk County, Missouri, United States. Located on Route 215, the community is part of the Springfield, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 18 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

A post office called Goodnight was established in 1883, and remained in operation until 1906.[4] The community has the name of J. H. Goodnight, the proprietor of a local mill.[5] The village was incorporated in 2003.[6]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.64 square miles (1.66 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 18
Est. 2015 18 [7] 0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 18 people residing in the town.

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. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 10 December 2016. 
  5. ^ "Polk County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 10, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Boundary Changes". 
  7. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Archived from the original on May 23, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

Coordinates: 37°26′45″N 93°13′36″W / 37.44583°N 93.22667°W / 37.44583; -93.22667