Marne, Iowa

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Marne, Iowa
City
Location of Marne, Iowa
Location of Marne, Iowa
Detailed map of Marne, Iowa
Detailed map of Marne, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°26′55″N 95°6′43″W / 41.44861°N 95.11194°W / 41.44861; -95.11194Coordinates: 41°26′55″N 95°6′43″W / 41.44861°N 95.11194°W / 41.44861; -95.11194
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Cass
Area[1]
 • Total 0.57 sq mi (1.48 km2)
 • Land 0.57 sq mi (1.48 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,266 ft (386 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 120
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 118
 • Density 210.5/sq mi (81.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 51552
Area code(s) 712
FIPS code 19-49575
GNIS feature ID 0458815
Website MarneIowa.com

Marne is a city in Cass County, Iowa, United States. The population was 120 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Marne got its beginnings when in 1875 when German investors from a settlement in Davenport, Iowa filed papers and plotted the land purchased from Thomas Meredith. The city's name origins came from a city in Germany called Marne.[4]

Geography[edit]

Marne is located at 41°26′55″N 95°6′43″W / 41.44861°N 95.11194°W / 41.44861; -95.11194 (41.448586, -95.111919).[5] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.57 square miles (1.48 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 410
1910 266 −35.1%
1920 284 6.8%
1930 255 −10.2%
1940 245 −3.9%
1950 214 −12.7%
1960 205 −4.2%
1970 187 −8.8%
1980 162 −13.4%
1990 149 −8.0%
2000 149 0.0%
2010 120 −19.5%
Est. 2015 116 [6] −3.3%
U.S. Decennial Census
Iowa Data Center

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 120 people, 52 households, and 37 families residing in the city. The population density was 210.5 inhabitants per square mile (81.3/km2). There were 64 housing units at an average density of 112.3 per square mile (43.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.2% White and 0.8% from two or more races.

There were 52 households of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.7% were married couples living together, 7.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.8% were non-families. 25.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 2.78.

The median age in the city was 44 years. 21.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.4% were from 25 to 44; 37.4% were from 45 to 64; and 10% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.3% male and 51.7% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 149 people, 62 households, and 39 families residing in the city. The population density was 259.5 people per square mile (100.9/km²). There were 68 housing units at an average density of 118.4 per square mile (46.1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.32% White, 0.67% Native American, and 2.01% from two or more races.

There were 62 households out of which 32.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.2% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.5% were non-families. 32.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the city, the population was spread out with 25.5% under the age of 18, 8.7% from 18 to 24, 29.5% from 25 to 44, 22.1% from 45 to 64, and 14.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 84.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.2 males.

As of 2000 the median income for a household was $31,875, and the median income for a family was $36,806. Males had a median income of $26,406 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,998. There were 8.1% of families and 9.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including 8.3% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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