Litchville, North Dakota

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Litchville, North Dakota
City
Location of Litchville, North Dakota
Location of Litchville, North Dakota
Litchville, North Dakota is located in North Dakota
Litchville, North Dakota
Litchville, North Dakota
Location of Litchville, North Dakota
Coordinates: 46°39′13″N 98°11′26″W / 46.65361°N 98.19056°W / 46.65361; -98.19056Coordinates: 46°39′13″N 98°11′26″W / 46.65361°N 98.19056°W / 46.65361; -98.19056
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Barnes
Area[1]
 • Total 1.48 sq mi (3.83 km2)
 • Land 1.48 sq mi (3.83 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,470 ft (448 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 172
 • Estimate (2014)[3] 171
 • Density 116.2/sq mi (44.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58461
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-47140
GNIS feature ID 1029921[4]

Litchville is a city in Barnes County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 172 at the 2010 census.[5] Litchville was founded in 1900.

Geography[edit]

Litchville is located at 46°39′13″N 98°11′26″W / 46.65361°N 98.19056°W / 46.65361; -98.19056 (46.653683, -98.190604).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.48 square miles (3.83 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 484
1920 528 9.1%
1930 410 −22.3%
1940 430 4.9%
1950 408 −5.1%
1960 345 −15.4%
1970 294 −14.8%
1980 251 −14.6%
1990 205 −18.3%
2000 191 −6.8%
2010 172 −9.9%
Est. 2015 171 [7] −0.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
2014 Estimate[3]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 172 people, 78 households, and 53 families residing in the city. The population density was 116.2 inhabitants per square mile (44.9/km2). There were 98 housing units at an average density of 66.2 per square mile (25.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.8% White, 0.6% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.6% from other races, and 3.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.6% of the population.

There were 78 households of which 23.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.8% were married couples living together, 1.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.1% were non-families. 30.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.21 and the average family size was 2.72.

The median age in the city was 49.2 years. 17.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 16.9% were from 25 to 44; 34.9% were from 45 to 64; and 24.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.2% male and 48.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 191 people, 88 households, and 55 families residing in the city. The population density was 129.2 people per square mile (49.8/km²). There were 110 housing units at an average density of 74.4 per square mile (28.7/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.91% White, 0.52% Native American, 0.52% Asian, and 1.05% from two or more races.

There were 88 households out of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.7% were married couples living together, 4.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.5% were non-families. 36.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.6% 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 2.85.

In the city, the population was spread out with 23.6% under the age of 18, 5.2% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 16.2% from 45 to 64, and 27.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 91.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $23,393, and the median income for a family was $30,625. Males had a median income of $25,625 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,657. About 3.8% of families and 5.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under the age of eighteen or sixty five or over.

Notable people[edit]

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, Litchville has a humid continental climate, abbreviated "Dfb" on climate maps.[9]

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