Hubbard Township, Polk County, Minnesota

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Hubbard Township, Minnesota
Hubbard Township, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Hubbard Township, Minnesota
Hubbard Township, Minnesota
Location within the state of Minnesota
Coordinates: 47°32′7″N 96°46′59″W / 47.53528°N 96.78306°W / 47.53528; -96.78306Coordinates: 47°32′7″N 96°46′59″W / 47.53528°N 96.78306°W / 47.53528; -96.78306
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Polk
 • Total 41.4 sq mi (107.2 km2)
 • Land 41.3 sq mi (107.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 866 ft (264 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 83
 • Density 2.0/sq mi (0.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 27-30356[1]
GNIS feature ID 0664526[2]

Hubbard Township is a township in Polk County, Minnesota, United States. It is part of the Grand Forks-ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 83 at the 2000 census.

Hubbard Township was organized in 1882, and named for Lucius Frederick Hubbard (1836–1913), 9th Governor of Minnesota.[3]


According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 41.4 square miles (107 km2), of which 41.3 square miles (107 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (0.10%) is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 83 people, 38 households, and 27 families residing in the township. The population density was 2.0 people per square mile (0.8/km²). There were 43 housing units at an average density of 1.0/sq mi (0.4/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 98.80% White and 1.20% Native American.

There were 38 households out of which 15.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.9% were married couples living together, 10.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.9% were non-families. 28.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.18 and the average family size was 2.59.

In the township the population was spread out with 16.9% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 20.5% from 25 to 44, 27.7% from 45 to 64, and 30.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 50 years. For every 100 females there were 97.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.1 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $43,438, and the median income for a family was $46,250. Males had a median income of $32,500 versus $28,750 for females. The per capita income for the township was $20,561. There were no families and 3.3% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 425.