Munden, Kansas

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Munden, Kansas
Location within Republic County and Kansas
Location within Republic County and Kansas
KDOT map of Republic County (legend)
Coordinates: 39°54′48″N 97°32′19″W / 39.91333°N 97.53861°W / 39.91333; -97.53861Coordinates: 39°54′48″N 97°32′19″W / 39.91333°N 97.53861°W / 39.91333; -97.53861
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyRepublic
Area
 • Total0.20 sq mi (0.52 km2)
 • Land0.20 sq mi (0.52 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,634 ft (498 m)
Population
 • Total100
 • Estimate 
(2016)[3]
94
 • Density500/sq mi (190/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
66959
Area code(s)785
FIPS code20-49150 [4]
GNIS feature ID0472605 [5]

Munden is a city in Republic County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 100.[6]

History[edit]

Munden was founded in September, 1887.[7] It was named for John Munden, original owner of the town site.[8]

Geography[edit]

Munden is located at 39°54′48″N 97°32′19″W / 39.91333°N 97.53861°W / 39.91333; -97.53861 (39.913471, -97.538715).[9] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.20 square miles (0.52 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910275
192033923.3%
1930205−39.5%
1940193−5.9%
1950169−12.4%
19601774.7%
1970123−30.5%
198015223.6%
1990143−5.9%
2000122−14.7%
2010100−18.0%
Est. 201694[3]−6.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 100 people, 49 households, and 30 families residing in the city. The population density was 500.0 inhabitants per square mile (193.1/km2). There were 67 housing units at an average density of 335.0 per square mile (129.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 49 households of which 24.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.0% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 38.8% were non-families. 34.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.04 and the average family size was 2.57.

The median age in the city was 48.9 years. 20% of residents were under the age of 18; 5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 15% were from 25 to 44; 48% were from 45 to 64; and 12% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 122 people, 54 households, and 32 families residing in the city. The population density was 607.6 people per square mile (235.5/km²). There were 71 housing units at an average density of 353.6 per square mile (137.1/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.36% White, 1.64% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.64% of the population.

There were 54 households out of which 24.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.6% were married couples living together, and 40.7% were non-families. 38.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the city, the population was spread out with 26.2% under the age of 18, 3.3% from 18 to 24, 30.3% from 25 to 44, 21.3% from 45 to 64, and 18.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 114.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $25,000, and the median income for a family was $30,750. Males had a median income of $20,000 versus $28,333 for females. The per capita income for the city was $12,649. There were 11.4% of families and 16.2% of the population living below the poverty line, including 33.3% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

Education[edit]

Munden is a part of USD 109 Republic County located in Belleville. The Republic County High School mascot is Republic County Buffaloes.[10]

Munden schools were closed through school unification. The Munden High School mascot was Munden Bulldogs.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-24. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  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. ^ "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved October 18, 2011.
  7. ^ Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Volume 2. Standard Publishing Company. p. 332.
  8. ^ Kansas State Historical Society (1916). Biennial Report of the Board of Directors of the Kansas State Historical Society. Kansas State Printing Plant. p. 271.
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  10. ^ "Republic County Schools". USD 109. Retrieved 7 January 2017.
  11. ^ "MUNDEN WINS FROM NARKA", The Belleville Telescope, 20 February 1941, p.8.

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