Lockridge, Iowa

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Lockridge, Iowa
Lockridge, Iowa
Lockridge, Iowa
Location of Lockridge, Iowa
Location of Lockridge, Iowa
Coordinates: 40°59′42″N 91°45′6″W / 40.99500°N 91.75167°W / 40.99500; -91.75167Coordinates: 40°59′42″N 91°45′6″W / 40.99500°N 91.75167°W / 40.99500; -91.75167
Country United States
State Iowa
CountyJefferson
Area
 • Total0.74 sq mi (1.92 km2)
 • Land0.74 sq mi (1.92 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
728 ft (222 m)
Population
 • Total268
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
292
 • Density362/sq mi (139.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
52635
Area code(s)319
FIPS code19-46065
GNIS feature ID0458552

Lockridge is a city in Jefferson County, Iowa, United States. The population was 268 at the 2010 census. Lockridge was one of the communities considered for the county seat in 1839, but lost out to Fairfield, Iowa.[4]

Geography[edit]

Lockridge is located at 40°59′42″N 91°45′6″W / 40.99500°N 91.75167°W / 40.99500; -91.75167 (40.995065, -91.751656).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.74 square miles (1.92 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
YearPop.±%
188049—    
1920230+369.4%
1930231+0.4%
1940279+20.8%
1950233−16.5%
1960206−11.6%
1970232+12.6%
1980271+16.8%
1990270−0.4%
2000275+1.9%
2010268−2.5%
2016292+9.0%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

The estimated median house or condo value in 2009 was $49,488, increasing from 2000 when it was $30,000.[7]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 268 people, 107 households, and 77 families residing in the city. The population density was 362.2 inhabitants per square mile (139.8/km2). There were 123 housing units at an average density of 166.2 per square mile (64.2/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.6% White and 3.4% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.5% of the population.

There were 107 households of which 33.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.4% were married couples living together, 11.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 9.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.0% were non-families. 21.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.6% 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 2.92.

The median age in the city was 39 years. 26.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.8% were from 25 to 44; 33.2% were from 45 to 64; and 10.1% 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[8] of 2000, there were 275 people, 103 households, and 73 families residing in the city. The population density was 376.8 people per square mile (145.4/km²). There were 109 housing units at an average density of 149.3 per square mile (57.7/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.09% of the population.

There were 103 households out of which 33.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.3% were married couples living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.1% were non-families. 22.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 3.11.

In the city, the population was spread out with 31.3% under the age of 18, 8.4% from 18 to 24, 29.5% from 25 to 44, 22.9% from 45 to 64, and 8.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females, there were 100.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.9 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $31,250, and the median income for a family was $38,750. Males had a median income of $30,000 versus $22,679 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,347. About 5.5% of families and 9.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.6% of those under the age of eighteen and 23.1% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-05-11.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11.
  3. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  4. ^ History of Jefferson County
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  7. ^ "City-Data". Lockridge. Retrieved January 17, 2011.
  8. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.