Oran, Missouri

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Oran, Missouri
City
Location of Oran, Missouri
Location of Oran, Missouri
Coordinates: 37°5′4″N 89°39′15″W / 37.08444°N 89.65417°W / 37.08444; -89.65417Coordinates: 37°5′4″N 89°39′15″W / 37.08444°N 89.65417°W / 37.08444; -89.65417
Country United States
State Missouri
County Scott
Area[1]
 • Total 1.08 sq mi (2.80 km2)
 • Land 1.08 sq mi (2.80 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 338 ft (103 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 1,294
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 1,266
 • Density 1,200/sq mi (460/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 63771
Area code(s) 573
FIPS code 29-54758[4]
GNIS feature ID 0731629[5]

Oran is a city in Scott County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,294 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Oran was originally named "St. Cloud", and under the latter name was founded in the late 1860s.[6] A post office called Oran has been in operation since 1882.[7] The present name is a transfer from Oran, Algeria.[6]

Geography[edit]

Oran is located at 37°5′4″N 89°39′15″W / 37.08444°N 89.65417°W / 37.08444; -89.65417 (37.084520, -89.654121).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.08 square miles (2.80 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 271
1900 497 83.4%
1910 1,023 105.8%
1920 1,141 11.5%
1930 940 −17.6%
1940 1,106 17.7%
1950 1,156 4.5%
1960 1,090 −5.7%
1970 1,226 12.5%
1980 1,266 3.3%
1990 1,164 −8.1%
2000 1,264 8.6%
2010 1,294 2.4%
Est. 2016 1,266 [3] −2.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 1,294 people, 518 households, and 360 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,198.1 inhabitants per square mile (462.6/km2). There were 566 housing units at an average density of 524.1 per square mile (202.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.68% White, 1.55% African American, and 0.77% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.47% of the population.

There were 518 households of which 38.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.9% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.5% were non-families. 27.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.7% 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 3.03.

The median age in the city was 38.3 years. 27.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25% were from 25 to 44; 24.1% were from 45 to 64; and 15.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.8% male and 50.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 1,264 people, 507 households, and 353 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,200.5 people per square mile (464.8/km²). There were 544 housing units at an average density of 516.7 per square mile (200.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.39% White, 0.40% African American, 0.40% Native American, 1.27% from other races, and 0.55% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.53% of the population.

There were 507 households out of which 35.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.4% were married couples living together, 11.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.2% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the city the population was spread out with 27.5% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 26.9% from 25 to 44, 20.5% from 45 to 64, and 16.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 91.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.9 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $28,750, and the median income for a family was $36,985. Males had a median income of $28,185 versus $17,500 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,487. About 12.4% of families and 14.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 20.4% of those under age 18 and 11.2% of those age 65 or over.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. 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. ^ a b "Scott County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 24, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 24 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  9. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 11, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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