Reasnor, Iowa

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Reasnor, Iowa
City
Location of Reasnor, Iowa
Location of Reasnor, Iowa
Coordinates: 41°34′43″N 93°1′22″W / 41.57861°N 93.02278°W / 41.57861; -93.02278Coordinates: 41°34′43″N 93°1′22″W / 41.57861°N 93.02278°W / 41.57861; -93.02278
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Jasper
Area[1]
 • Total 0.55 sq mi (1.42 km2)
 • Land 0.55 sq mi (1.42 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 764 ft (233 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 152
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 151
 • Density 276.4/sq mi (106.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50232
Area code(s) 641
FIPS code 19-65955
GNIS feature ID 0460545

Reasnor is a city in Jasper County, Iowa, United States. The population was 152 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Reasnor was platted in the summer of 1877, and named for its founders, Samuel and Mary Reasoner.[4][5]

Geography[edit]

Reasnor is located at 41°34′43″N 93°1′22″W / 41.57861°N 93.02278°W / 41.57861; -93.02278 (41.578495, -93.022814).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.55 square miles (1.42 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1920 226 —    
1930 229 +1.3%
1940 221 −3.5%
1950 227 +2.7%
1960 224 −1.3%
1970 284 +26.8%
1980 277 −2.5%
1990 191 −31.0%
2000 194 +1.6%
2010 152 −21.6%
2014 153 +0.7%
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 152 people, 68 households, and 46 families residing in the city. The population density was 276.4 inhabitants per square mile (106.7/km2). There were 78 housing units at an average density of 141.8 per square mile (54.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.3% White and 0.7% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 68 households of which 26.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.5% were married couples living together, 17.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 1.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.4% were non-families. 26.5% 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 2.24 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the city was 47 years. 20.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.3% were from 25 to 44; 28.9% were from 45 to 64; and 23% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.7% male and 51.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[8] of 2000, there were 194 people, 77 households, and 52 families residing in the city. The population density was 388.5 people per square mile (149.8/km²). There were 80 housing units at an average density of 160.2 per square mile (61.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.97% White, and 1.03% from two or more races.

There were 77 households out of which 29.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.0% were married couples living together, 3.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.2% were non-families. 29.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.52 and the average family size was 3.09.

In the city the population was spread out with 27.3% under the age of 18, 6.2% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 23.2% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 102.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $37,500, and the median income for a family was $40,500. Males had a median income of $26,000 versus $20,417 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,435. About 1.9% of families and 4.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.9% of those under the age of eighteen and 10.0% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-23. 
  4. ^ Weaver, James Baird (1912). Past and Present of Jasper County, Iowa, Volume 1. B.F. Bowen. p. 361. 
  5. ^ The History of Jasper County, Iowa, Containing a History of the County, Its Cities, Towns, &c. Western Historical. 1878. p. 505. 
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  8. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.