Minneiska, Minnesota

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Minneiska, Minnesota
City
Location of Minneiska, Minnesota
Location of Minneiska, Minnesota
Coordinates: 44°11′34″N 91°52′9″W / 44.19278°N 91.86917°W / 44.19278; -91.86917
Country United States
State Minnesota
Counties Winona, Wabasha
Government
 • Type Mayor - Council
 • Mayor Scott Splittstoesser
Area[1]
 • Total 1.03 sq mi (2.67 km2)
 • Land 0.52 sq mi (1.35 km2)
 • Water 0.51 sq mi (1.32 km2)
Elevation 699 ft (213 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 111
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 109
 • Density 213.5/sq mi (82.4/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 55910
Area code(s) 507
FIPS code 27-43036[4]
GNIS feature ID 0647927[5]
Minneiska, Minnesota welcome sign

Minneiska is a city in Wabasha and Winona counties in the U.S. state of Minnesota. The population was 111 at the 2010 census.[6]

History[edit]

Minneiska was platted in 1854, and given the native Dakota-language name for the Whitewater River.[7] A post office was established at Minneiska in 1856, and remained in operation until 1985.[8]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.03 square miles (2.67 km2); 0.52 square miles (1.35 km2) is land and 0.51 square miles (1.32 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 217
1890 325
1900 372 14.5%
1910 395 6.2%
1920 208 −47.3%
1930 192 −7.7%
1940 187 −2.6%
1950 134 −28.3%
1960 110 −17.9%
1970 80 −27.3%
1980 132 65.0%
1990 127 −3.8%
2000 116 −8.7%
2010 111 −4.3%
Est. 2015 108 [9] −2.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 111 people, 57 households, and 39 families residing in the city. The population density was 213.5 inhabitants per square mile (82.4/km2). There were 62 housing units at an average density of 119.2 per square mile (46.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.2% White, 0.9% Asian, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 57 households of which 14.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.6% were married couples living together, 3.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.6% were non-families. 26.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.95 and the average family size was 2.26.

The median age in the city was 53.9 years. 9.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 1.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 15.3% were from 25 to 44; 54% were from 45 to 64; and 18.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 55.9% male and 44.1% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 116 people, 51 households, and 42 families residing in the city. The population density was 204.6 people per square mile (78.6/km²). There were 55 housing units at an average density of 97.0 per square mile (37.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.28% White, 0.86% Asian, 0.86% from other races.

There were 51 households out of which 21.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 74.5% were married couples living together, and 17.6% were non-families. 15.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.27 and the average family size was 2.50.

In the city, the population was spread out with 15.5% under the age of 18, 5.2% from 18 to 24, 23.3% from 25 to 44, 37.1% from 45 to 64, and 19.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48 years. For every 100 females there were 114.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 117.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $43,750, and the median income for a family was $53,750. Males had a median income of $31,875 versus $19,583 for females. The per capita income for the city was $39,223. There were no families and 1.8% 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. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. 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. Retrieved 27 April 2011. 
  7. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 557. 
  8. ^ "Wabasha County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 10 August 2015. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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Coordinates: 44°11′42″N 91°52′19″W / 44.19500°N 91.87194°W / 44.19500; -91.87194