Pattonsburg, Missouri

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Pattonsburg, Missouri
City
Location of Pattonsburg, Missouri
Location of Pattonsburg, Missouri
Coordinates: 40°3′16″N 94°7′29″W / 40.05444°N 94.12472°W / 40.05444; -94.12472Coordinates: 40°3′16″N 94°7′29″W / 40.05444°N 94.12472°W / 40.05444; -94.12472
Country United States
State Missouri
County Daviess
Area[1]
 • Total 0.61 sq mi (1.58 km2)
 • Land 0.61 sq mi (1.58 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 781 ft (238 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 348
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 343
 • Density 570/sq mi (220/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 64670
Area code(s) 660
FIPS code 29-56558[4]
GNIS feature ID 0730175[5]

Pattonsburg is a city in Daviess County, Missouri. The population was 348 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Pattonsburg where it lies today is four miles north of the previous spot, Old Pattonsburg, as it is referred to today. The old town was devastated by the Flood of 1993 and was forced to move. Thus why the town members chose the new location that is located on higher ground.[6]

Geography[edit]

Pattonsburg is located at 40°3′16″N 94°7′29″W / 40.05444°N 94.12472°W / 40.05444; -94.12472 (40.054571, -94.124625).[7] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.61 square miles (1.58 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 532
1900 1,065 100.2%
1910 1,044 −2.0%
1920 1,068 2.3%
1930 1,009 −5.5%
1940 1,017 0.8%
1950 883 −13.2%
1960 753 −14.7%
1970 540 −28.3%
1980 502 −7.0%
1990 414 −17.5%
2000 261 −37.0%
2010 348 33.3%
Est. 2016 343 [3] −1.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 348 people, 99 households, and 59 families residing in the city. The population density was 570.5 inhabitants per square mile (220.3/km2). There were 118 housing units at an average density of 193.4 per square mile (74.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.1% White, 2.6% African American, 1.4% Native American, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.9% of the population.

There were 99 households of which 30.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.5% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.4% were non-families. 34.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 3.03.

The median age in the city was 34.2 years. 17.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 12.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 34.2% were from 25 to 44; 22.4% were from 45 to 64; and 13.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 60.1% male and 39.9% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 261 people, 120 households, and 75 families residing in the city. The population density was 194.5 people per square mile (75.2/km²). There were 134 housing units at an average density of 99.8 per square mile (38.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.85% White, 0.38% Asian, and 0.77% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.53% of the population.

There were 120 households out of which 32.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.2% were married couples living together, 15.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.5% were non-families. 35.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.18 and the average family size was 2.80.

In the city the population was spread out with 25.7% under the age of 18, 9.6% from 18 to 24, 23.4% from 25 to 44, 22.6% from 45 to 64, and 18.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 78.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 79.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $30,500, and the median income for a family was $41,875. Males had a median income of $23,750 versus $18,125 for females. The per capita income for the city was $20,779. About 20.3% of families and 26.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 42.5% of those under the age of eighteen and 19.6% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. 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. ^ Teel, Brett (April 3, 2017). "Pattonsburg Tree Climbers". Brett Teel. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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