Monmouth, Iowa

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Monmouth, Iowa
City
Location of Monmouth, Iowa
Location of Monmouth, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°4′35″N 90°52′50″W / 42.07639°N 90.88056°W / 42.07639; -90.88056Coordinates: 42°4′35″N 90°52′50″W / 42.07639°N 90.88056°W / 42.07639; -90.88056
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Jackson
Area[1]
 • Total 0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Land 0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 755 ft (230 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 153
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 151
 • Density 273/sq mi (105.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 52309
Area code(s) 563
FIPS code 19-53265
GNIS feature ID 0459172

Monmouth is a city in Jackson County, Iowa, United States. The population was 153 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Monmouth was laid out in 1856.[4] It took its name from Monmouth Township.[5]

Geography[edit]

Monmouth is located at 42°4′35″N 90°52′50″W / 42.07639°N 90.88056°W / 42.07639; -90.88056 (42.076357, -90.880476).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.56 square miles (1.45 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1900 281 —    
1910 221 −21.4%
1920 200 −9.5%
1930 198 −1.0%
1940 190 −4.0%
1950 198 +4.2%
1960 291 +47.0%
1970 257 −11.7%
1980 210 −18.3%
1990 169 −19.5%
2000 180 +6.5%
2010 153 −15.0%
1880 309 +102.0%
2016 151 −51.1%
Source:"American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.  and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 153 people, 63 households, and 41 families residing in the city. The population density was 273.2 inhabitants per square mile (105.5/km2). There were 69 housing units at an average density of 123.2 per square mile (47.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.0% White, 0.7% African American, 0.7% Asian, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.0% of the population.

There were 63 households of which 22.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.6% were married couples living together, 6.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.9% were non-families. 27.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.95.

The median age in the city was 45.2 years. 17% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.5% were from 25 to 44; 34.6% were from 45 to 64; and 15.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 45.1% male and 54.9% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[8] of 2000, there were 180 people, 72 households, and 46 families residing in the city. The population density was 320.5 people per square mile (124.1/km²). There were 77 housing units at an average density of 137.1 per square mile (53.1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.33% White, and 1.67% from two or more races.

There were 72 households out of which 36.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.8% were married couples living together, 12.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.1% were non-families. 27.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.1% 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 3.07.

In the city, the population was spread out with 27.8% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 34.4% from 25 to 44, 16.7% from 45 to 64, and 14.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 95.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $25,714, and the median income for a family was $26,875. Males had a median income of $21,429 versus $14,875 for females. The per capita income for the city was $10,671. None of the families and 7.5% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 12.5% of those over 64.

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