Turin, Iowa

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Turin, Iowa
City
Location of Turin, Iowa
Location of Turin, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°1′15″N 95°58′3″W / 42.02083°N 95.96750°W / 42.02083; -95.96750Coordinates: 42°1′15″N 95°58′3″W / 42.02083°N 95.96750°W / 42.02083; -95.96750
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Monona
Area[1]
 • Total 0.09 sq mi (0.23 km2)
 • Land 0.09 sq mi (0.23 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,053 ft (321 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 68
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 67
 • Density 755.6/sq mi (291.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 51059
Area code(s) 712
FIPS code 19-79185
GNIS feature ID 0462360

Turin is a city in Monona County, Iowa, United States. The population was 68 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Turin was platted in 1887.[4] It was named after Turin, in Italy.[4] A post office was established at Turin in 1887, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1996.[5]

Geography[edit]

Turin is located at 42°1′15″N 95°58′3″W / 42.02083°N 95.96750°W / 42.02083; -95.96750 (42.020792, -95.967541).[6] It is situated near the confluence of the Little Sioux River and the Maple River.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1910 154 —    
1920 158 +2.6%
1930 167 +5.7%
1940 184 +10.2%
1950 160 −13.0%
1960 163 +1.9%
1970 115 −29.4%
1980 103 −10.4%
1990 95 −7.8%
2000 75 −21.1%
2010 68 −9.3%
2014 66 −2.9%
2015 66 +0.0%
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 68 people, 33 households, and 19 families residing in the city. The population density was 755.6 inhabitants per square mile (291.7/km2). There were 38 housing units at an average density of 422.2 per square mile (163.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.1% White and 2.9% African American.

There were 33 households of which 21.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.5% were married couples living together, 6.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 42.4% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.06 and the average family size was 2.68.

The median age in the city was 52.5 years. 19.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 2.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.1% were from 25 to 44; 29.5% were from 45 to 64; and 29.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 54.4% male and 45.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[8] of 2000, there were 75 people, 34 households, and 24 families residing in the city. The population density was 892.4 people per square mile (362.0/km²). There were 39 housing units at an average density of 464.0 per square mile (188.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.67% White and 1.33% Native American.

There were 34 households out of which 20.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.9% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.5% were non-families. 20.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.21 and the average family size was 2.52.

In the city, the population was spread out with 18.7% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 24.0% from 25 to 44, 30.7% from 45 to 64, and 17.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 92.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 79.4 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $23,750, and the median income for a family was $21,875. Males had a median income of $24,792 versus $16,875 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,094. There were 21.2% of families and 21.6% of the population living below the poverty line, including 52.6% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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. ^ a b Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 132. 
  5. ^ "Monona County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 30 March 2015. 
  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.