Pisek, North Dakota

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Pisek, North Dakota
City
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Location of Pisek, North Dakota
Location of Pisek, North Dakota
Coordinates: 48°18′38″N 97°42′38″W / 48.31056°N 97.71056°W / 48.31056; -97.71056Coordinates: 48°18′38″N 97°42′38″W / 48.31056°N 97.71056°W / 48.31056; -97.71056
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Walsh
Founded 1882
Area[1]
 • Total 0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)
 • Land 0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 988 ft (301 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 106
 • Estimate (2014)[3] 103
 • Density 883.3/sq mi (341.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58273
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-62780
GNIS feature ID 1030730[4]

Pisek (/ˈpsk/ PEES-ik) is a city in Walsh County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 106 at the 2010 census.[5]

Pisek was founded in 1882 by Bohemian settlers who had come from the town of Pisek in the modern Czech Republic.[6] Additionally, as Pisek means "sand" in Czech, the name of the new city may have also been influenced by a sand ridge that is located nearby.[7]

Geography[edit]

Pisek is located at 48°18′38″N 97°42′38″W / 48.31056°N 97.71056°W / 48.31056; -97.71056 (48.310523, -97.710659).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.12 square miles (0.31 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 132
1910 312 136.4%
1920 300 −3.8%
1930 225 −25.0%
1940 242 7.6%
1950 215 −11.2%
1960 176 −18.1%
1970 154 −12.5%
1980 156 1.3%
1990 130 −16.7%
2000 96 −26.2%
2010 106 10.4%
Est. 2015 102 [9] −3.8%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]
2014 Estimate[3]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 106 people, 51 households, and 28 families residing in the city. The population density was 883.3 inhabitants per square mile (341.0/km2). There were 60 housing units at an average density of 500.0 per square mile (193.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 93.4% White, 4.7% Native American, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.8% of the population.

There were 51 households of which 23.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.2% were married couples living together, 3.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 11.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 45.1% were non-families. 43.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.08 and the average family size was 2.79.

The median age in the city was 38.7 years. 23.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.3% were from 25 to 44; 26.4% were from 45 to 64; and 16% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.8% male and 47.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 96 people, 48 households, and 27 families residing in the city. The population density was 825.6 people per square mile (308.9/km²). There were 60 housing units at an average density of 516.0 per square mile (193.1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.88% White, 1.04% Native American, 2.08% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.08% of the population.

There were 48 households out of which 16.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.2% were married couples living together, and 41.7% were non-families. 41.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 25.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00 and the average family size was 2.71.

In the city, the population was spread out with 15.6% under the age of 18, 5.2% from 18 to 24, 25.0% from 25 to 44, 24.0% from 45 to 64, and 30.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 92.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.4 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $38,125, and the median income for a family was $40,625. Males had a median income of $27,500 versus $18,125 for females. The per capita income for the city was $31,215. There were no families and 3.4% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 15.0% of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  3. ^ a b "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File". American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved 2 May 2011. 
  6. ^ Wick, Douglas A. "Pisek (Walsh County)". North Dakota Place Names. Retrieved 3 May 2011. 
  7. ^ Rumreich, Mark. "Pisek North Dakota". Retrieved 3 May 2011. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  10. ^ United States Census Bureau. "Census of Population and Housing". Archived from the original on May 11, 2015. Retrieved January 19, 2014. 

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