Milford, Missouri

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Milford, Missouri
Location of Milford, Missouri
Location of Milford, Missouri
Coordinates: 37°35′7″N 94°9′28″W / 37.58528°N 94.15778°W / 37.58528; -94.15778Coordinates: 37°35′7″N 94°9′28″W / 37.58528°N 94.15778°W / 37.58528; -94.15778
CountryUnited States
StateMissouri
CountyBarton
Area
 • Total0.04 sq mi (0.10 km2)
 • Land0.04 sq mi (0.10 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
922 ft (281 m)
Population
 • Total26
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
25
 • Density650/sq mi (260/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
64766
Area code(s)417
FIPS code29-48098[4]
GNIS feature ID0722316[5]

Milford is a village in Barton County, Missouri, United States. The population was 26 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Milford was platted in 1869.[6] The village was named after Charles Milford Wilcox, its founder.[7] A post office was established at Milford in 1869.[8]

Geography[edit]

Milford is located at 37°35′7″N 94°9′28″W / 37.58528°N 94.15778°W / 37.58528; -94.15778 (37.585337, -94.157818).[9]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890145
197023
198067191.3%
199022−67.2%
200052136.4%
201026−50.0%
Est. 201625[3]−3.8%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 26 people, 14 households, and 7 families living in the village. The population density was 650.0 inhabitants per square mile (251.0/km2). There were 23 housing units at an average density of 575.0 per square mile (222.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 14 households of which 21.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 35.7% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 50.0% were non-families. 50.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 28.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.86 and the average family size was 2.57.

The median age in the village was 55.5 years. 11.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 15.3% were from 25 to 44; 38.3% were from 45 to 64; and 30.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 52 people, 20 households, and 15 families living in the village. The population density was 1,288.2 people per square mile (501.9/km²). There were 26 housing units at an average density of 644.1 per square mile (251.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.08% White, and 1.92% from two or more races.

There were 20 households out of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.0% were married couples living together, 15.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.0% were non-families. 15.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 2.87.

In the village, the population was spread out with 23.1% under the age of 18, 13.5% from 18 to 24, 23.1% from 25 to 44, 26.9% from 45 to 64, and 13.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 92.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 110.5 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $26,875, and the median income for a family was $19,167. Males had a median income of $22,917 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the village was $12,303. There were 28.6% of families and 20.0% of the population living below the poverty line, including 33.3% of 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 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-07-08.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08.
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  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. ^ Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 207.
  7. ^ "Barton County Place Names, 1928-1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 31 August 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  8. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 August 2016.
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.