Jackson Junction, Iowa

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Jackson Junction, Iowa
City
Location of Jackson Junction, Iowa
Location of Jackson Junction, Iowa
Coordinates: 43°6′25″N 92°2′48″W / 43.10694°N 92.04667°W / 43.10694; -92.04667Coordinates: 43°6′25″N 92°2′48″W / 43.10694°N 92.04667°W / 43.10694; -92.04667
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Winneshiek
Area[1]
 • Total 5.99 sq mi (15.51 km2)
 • Land 5.99 sq mi (15.51 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,158 ft (353 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 58
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 58
 • Density 9.7/sq mi (3.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 19-39135
GNIS feature ID 0457893

Jackson Junction is a city in Winneshiek County, Iowa, United States. The population was 58 at the 2010 census. It is the home of Turkey Valley Community School District, which serves the nearby communities of Waucoma; Lawler; Fort Atkinson; St. Lucas and Protivin as well as its rural areas.

Geography[edit]

Jackson Junction is located at 43°6′25″N 92°2′48″W / 43.10694°N 92.04667°W / 43.10694; -92.04667 (43.106913, -92.046724).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5.99 square miles (15.51 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1900 171 —    
1910 160 −6.4%
1920 130 −18.8%
1930 126 −3.1%
1940 122 −3.2%
1950 107 −12.3%
1960 89 −16.8%
1970 106 +19.1%
1980 94 −11.3%
1990 87 −7.4%
2000 60 −31.0%
2010 58 −3.3%
2014 57 −1.7%
2015 56 −1.8%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 58 people, 21 households, and 18 families residing in the city. The population density was 9.7 inhabitants per square mile (3.7/km2). There were 23 housing units at an average density of 3.8 per square mile (1.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.3% White and 1.7% Asian.

There were 21 households of which 38.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.7% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 14.3% were non-families. 14.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the city was 37.5 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.6% were from 25 to 44; 27.5% were from 45 to 64; and 13.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 56.9% male and 43.1% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 60 people, 24 households, and 15 families residing in the city. The population density was 10.0 people per square mile (3.9/km²). There were 24 housing units at an average density of 4.0 per square mile (1.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.33% White and 1.67% Asian.

There were 24 households out of which 29.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.3% were married couples living together, 4.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.5% were non-families. 37.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.40.

In the city, the population was spread out with 30.0% under the age of 18, 3.3% from 18 to 24, 33.3% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 8.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 122.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 133.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $31,875, and the median income for a family was $41,563. Males had a median income of $31,042 versus $13,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,825. There were no families and 4.4% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 17, 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-23. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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