Haddam, Kansas

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Haddam, Kansas
City
Location within Washington County and Kansas
Location within Washington County and Kansas
KDOT map of Washington County (legend)
KDOT map of Washington County (legend)
Coordinates: 39°51′23″N 97°18′10″W / 39.85639°N 97.30278°W / 39.85639; -97.30278Coordinates: 39°51′23″N 97°18′10″W / 39.85639°N 97.30278°W / 39.85639; -97.30278
Country United States
State Kansas
County Washington
Area[1]
 • Total 0.35 sq mi (0.91 km2)
 • Land 0.35 sq mi (0.91 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,381 ft (421 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 104
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 100
 • Density 300/sq mi (110/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 66944
Area code 785
FIPS code 20-29400 [4]
GNIS feature ID 0472865 [5]
Website City Website

Haddam is a city in Washington County, Kansas, United States. It is named after Haddam, Connecticut. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 104.[6]

History[edit]

Haddam was founded in 1869. It was named after Haddam, Connecticut.[7] In 1874, the rival town of West Haddam merged with Haddam.[8]

Geography[edit]

Haddam is located at 39°51′23″N 97°18′10″W / 39.85639°N 97.30278°W / 39.85639; -97.30278 (39.856335, -97.302865).[9] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.35 square miles (0.91 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
188093
1890419350.5%
1900355−15.3%
191040814.9%
1920392−3.9%
1930381−2.8%
19403840.8%
1950375−2.3%
1960311−17.1%
1970289−7.1%
1980239−17.3%
1990195−18.4%
2000169−13.3%
2010104−38.5%
Est. 2016100[3]−3.8%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 104 people, 52 households, and 29 families residing in the city. The population density was 297.1 inhabitants per square mile (114.7/km2). There were 88 housing units at an average density of 251.4 per square mile (97.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.1% White, 1.0% Native American, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.0% of the population.

There were 52 households of which 17.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.2% were married couples living together, 5.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 44.2% were non-families. 40.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 30.7% 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 2.69.

The median age in the city was 52.8 years. 17.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 10.6% were from 25 to 44; 35.6% were from 45 to 64; and 29.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 44.2% male and 55.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 169 people, 73 households, and 48 families residing in the city. The population density was 487.7 people per square mile (186.4/km²). There were 96 housing units at an average density of 277.0 per square mile (105.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.04% White, 1.18% Native American, and 1.78% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.59% of the population.

There were 73 households out of which 21.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.6% were married couples living together, 4.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.2% were non-families. 34.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the city, the population was spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 20.1% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 27.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females, there were 128.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $20,000, and the median income for a family was $30,000. Males had a median income of $20,341 versus $14,375 for females. The per capita income for the city was $12,555. About 9.1% of families and 16.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 26.2% of those under the age of eighteen and 3.4% of those sixty five or over.

Education[edit]

Haddam is served by USD 108 Washington County Schools. The Washington County High School mascot is Tigers. [10]

School unification consolidated Morrowville and Haddam schools into Morrowville-Haddam schools in 1967. The high school was in Morrowville. The grade school in Haddam.

The Haddam High School mascot was Haddam Hounds.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved November 3, 2011. 
  7. ^ Kansas State Historical Society (1916). Biennial Report of the Board of Directors of the Kansas State Historical Society. Kansas State Printing Plant. p. 312. 
  8. ^ Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 800. 
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  10. ^ "Washington Co. USD 108". USD 108. Retrieved 1 January 2017. 
  11. ^ "MAHASKA UNBEATEN", The Belleville Telescope, 12 January 1961, p.8.

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