Hatton, North Dakota

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Hatton, North Dakota
City
The Hatton - Eielson Museum
The Hatton - Eielson Museum
Location of Hatton, North Dakota
Location of Hatton, North Dakota
Coordinates: 47°38′20″N 97°27′28″W / 47.63889°N 97.45778°W / 47.63889; -97.45778Coordinates: 47°38′20″N 97°27′28″W / 47.63889°N 97.45778°W / 47.63889; -97.45778
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Traill
Area[1]
 • Total 0.61 sq mi (1.58 km2)
 • Land 0.61 sq mi (1.58 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,079 ft (329 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 777
 • Estimate (2014)[3] 771
 • Density 1,273.8/sq mi (491.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58240
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-36100
GNIS feature ID 1029336[4]
Website http://www.hattonnd.com/

Hatton is a city in Traill County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 777 at the 2010 census.[5] Hatton was founded in 1882, and was named for Frank Hatton, then Assistant Postmaster General.[6]

Hatton is the birthplace of 20th century Arctic explorer and pilot Carl Ben Eielson.

Geography[edit]

Hatton is located at 47°38′20″N 97°27′28″W / 47.63889°N 97.45778°W / 47.63889; -97.45778 (47.639001, -97.457839).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.61 square miles (1.58 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 828
1930 804 −2.9%
1940 933 16.0%
1950 991 6.2%
1960 856 −13.6%
1970 808 −5.6%
1980 787 −2.6%
1990 800 1.7%
2000 707 −11.6%
2010 777 9.9%
Est. 2014 771 −0.8%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
2014 Estimate[3]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 777 people, 343 households, and 202 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,273.8 inhabitants per square mile (491.8/km2). There were 394 housing units at an average density of 645.9 per square mile (249.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.6% White, 0.4% Native American, 0.1% Asian, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.1% of the population.

There were 343 households of which 28.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.5% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.1% were non-families. 35.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.84.

The median age in the city was 45.3 years. 22.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.5% were from 25 to 44; 26.8% were from 45 to 64; and 23.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.0% male and 52.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 407 people, 289 households, and 186 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,184.2 people per square mile (455.0/km²). There were 331 housing units at an average density of 554.4 per square mile (213.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.18% White, 0.99% Native American, 0.42% Asian, 1.56% from other races, and 0.85% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.11% of the population.

There were 289 households out of which 27.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.0% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.3% were non-families. 33.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.27 and the average family size was 2.86.

In the city the population was spread out with 23.2% under the age of 18, 5.5% from 18 to 24, 24.3% from 25 to 44, 19.4% from 45 to 64, and 27.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 91.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $27,031, and the median income for a family was $38,250. Males had a median income of $29,554 versus $20,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,131. About 12.2% of families and 16.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 26.6% of those under age 18 and 9.2% of those age 65 or over.

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