Wilma Township, Pine County, Minnesota

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Wilma Township, Minnesota
Wilma Township, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Wilma Township, Minnesota
Wilma Township, Minnesota
Location within the state of Minnesota
Coordinates: 46°5′49″N 92°29′45″W / 46.09694°N 92.49583°W / 46.09694; -92.49583Coordinates: 46°5′49″N 92°29′45″W / 46.09694°N 92.49583°W / 46.09694; -92.49583
CountryUnited States
StateMinnesota
CountyPine
Area
 • Total36.8 sq mi (95.3 km2)
 • Land36.3 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Water0.4 sq mi (1.2 km2)
Elevation
1,066 ft (325 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total137
 • Density3.8/sq mi (1.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code27-70528[1]
GNIS feature ID0666004[2]

Wilma Township is a township in Pine County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 137 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.8 square miles (95.3 km²), of which 36.3 square miles (94.1 km²) is land and 0.4 square mile (1.2 km²) (1.22%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

At the 2000 census there were 137 people in 33 households, including 17 families, in the township. The population density was 3.8 people per square mile (1.5/km²). There were 114 housing units at an average density of 3.1/sq mi (1.2/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 77.37% White, 8.76% African American, 5.11% Native American, 1.46% Asian, 1.46% from other races, and 5.84% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.92%.[1]

Of the 33 households 9.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.5% were married couples living together, 3.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 45.5% were non-families. 30.3% of households were one person and 9.1% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 1.85 and the average family size was 2.17.

The age distribution was 58.4% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 10.9% from 25 to 44, 10.2% from 45 to 64, and 15.3% 65 or older. The median age was 17 years. For every 100 females, there were 140.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 171.4 males.

The median household income was $32,917 and the median family income was $38,750. Males had a median income of $38,250 versus $26,875 for females. The per capita income for the township was $7,193. There were 8.3% of families and 22.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including 50.0% of under eighteens and 5.9% of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.