Kilkenny, Minnesota

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Kilkenny, Minnesota
City
Location of Kilkenny, Minnesota
Location of Kilkenny, Minnesota
Coordinates: 44°18′47″N 93°34′28″W / 44.31306°N 93.57444°W / 44.31306; -93.57444
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Le Sueur
Government
 • Type Mayor - Council
 • Mayor Kevin Taaffe
Area[1]
 • Total 0.14 sq mi (0.36 km2)
 • Land 0.14 sq mi (0.36 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,060 ft (323 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 134
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 134
 • Density 957.1/sq mi (369.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 27-33110[4]
GNIS feature ID 0646140[5]

Kilkenny is a city in Le Sueur County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 134 at the 2010 census.[6]

It was named after the town and county of Kilkenny in Ireland.[7][8]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.14 square miles (0.36 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 89
1900 245
1910 208 −15.1%
1920 218 4.8%
1930 227 4.1%
1940 214 −5.7%
1950 174 −18.7%
1960 221 27.0%
1970 182 −17.6%
1980 177 −2.7%
1990 167 −5.6%
2000 148 −11.4%
2010 134 −9.5%
Est. 2015 133 [9] −0.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 134 people, 53 households, and 38 families residing in the city. The population density was 957.1 inhabitants per square mile (369.5/km2). There were 63 housing units at an average density of 450.0 per square mile (173.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.3% White and 0.7% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 53 households of which 41.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.8% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 9.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.3% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the city was 37.5 years. 27.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 10.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.9% were from 25 to 44; 29.1% were from 45 to 64; and 11.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.2% male and 47.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 148 people, 59 households, and 40 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,205.8 people per square mile (476.2/km²). There were 61 housing units at an average density of 497.0 per square mile (196.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 91.89% White, 2.03% Asian, 5.41% from other races, and 0.68% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.41% of the population.

There were 59 households out of which 30.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.2% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.2% were non-families. 28.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the city, the population was spread out with 25.0% under the age of 18, 9.5% from 18 to 24, 30.4% from 25 to 44, 21.6% from 45 to 64, and 13.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 117.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $39,583, and the median income for a family was $42,188. Males had a median income of $34,500 versus $20,313 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,198. There were none of the families and 3.6% 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 2012-01-24. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  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 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2011. 
  7. ^ "Minnesota Place Names - Other Languages Information". Minnesota Historical Society. Retrieved 29 April 2011. 
  8. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 175. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Archived from the original on June 2, 2016. Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

Coordinates: 44°18′48″N 93°34′27″W / 44.31333°N 93.57417°W / 44.31333; -93.57417