Hague, North Dakota

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Hague, North Dakota
City
Post office in Hague
Post office in Hague
Location of Hague, North Dakota
Location of Hague, North Dakota
Coordinates: 46°1′42″N 99°59′55″W / 46.02833°N 99.99861°W / 46.02833; -99.99861Coordinates: 46°1′42″N 99°59′55″W / 46.02833°N 99.99861°W / 46.02833; -99.99861
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Emmons
Area[1]
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,900 ft (579 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 71
 • Estimate (2014)[3] 67
 • Density 263.0/sq mi (101.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58542
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-34180
GNIS feature ID 1035603[4]

Hague is a city in Emmons County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 71 at the 2010 census.[5] Hague was founded in 1902.

Several historic sites in or near Hague are listed on the National Register of Historic Places: Old St. Mary's Cemetery, Wrought-Iron Cross Site, Wrought-iron cross sites of St. Aloysius Cemetery (Hague, North Dakota), and Wrought-iron cross sites of St. Mary's Cemetery (Hague, North Dakota). St. Mary's Catholic Church in Hague features works by artist Count Berthold von Imhoff.[6]

Geography[edit]

Hague is located at 46°1′42″N 99°59′55″W / 46.02833°N 99.99861°W / 46.02833; -99.99861 (46.028313, -99.998640).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 183
1920 315 72.1%
1930 364 15.6%
1940 442 21.4%
1950 328 −25.8%
1960 197 −39.9%
1970 146 −25.9%
1980 127 −13.0%
1990 109 −14.2%
2000 91 −16.5%
2010 71 −22.0%
Est. 2014 67 [8] −5.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]
2014 Estimate[3]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 71 people, 35 households, and 22 families residing in the city. The population density was 263.0 inhabitants per square mile (101.5/km2). There were 51 housing units at an average density of 188.9 per square mile (72.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.4% of the population.

There were 35 households of which 20.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.3% were married couples living together, 2.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.1% were non-families. 28.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 25.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.03 and the average family size was 2.45.

The median age in the city was 60.5 years. 16.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 0.0% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.2% were from 25 to 44; 23.9% were from 45 to 64; and 40.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.1% male and 47.9% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 91 people, 43 households, and 28 families residing in the city. The population density was 330.4 people per square mile (125.5/km²). There were 53 housing units at an average density of 192.4 per square mile (73.1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.70% White, 1.10% African American and 2.20% Native American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.10% of the population.

There were 43 households out of which 16.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.5% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.6% were non-families. 32.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.12 and the average family size was 2.59.

In the city the population was spread out with 17.6% under the age of 18, 25.3% from 25 to 44, 14.3% from 45 to 64, and 42.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 56 years. For every 100 females there were 85.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $24,688, and the median income for a family was $27,500. Males had a median income of $20,417 versus $10,625 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,048. There were 5.9% of families and 14.4% of the population living below the poverty line, including 40.0% of under eighteens and 7.7% of those over 64.

Climate[edit]

This climatic region is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold) winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Hague has a humid continental climate, abbreviated "Dfb" on climate maps.[10]

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