Moline, Kansas

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Moline, Kansas
City
2005 KDOT Map of Elk County, Kansas
Location of Moline, Kansas
Coordinates: 37°21′50″N 96°18′8″W / 37.36389°N 96.30222°W / 37.36389; -96.30222Coordinates: 37°21′50″N 96°18′8″W / 37.36389°N 96.30222°W / 37.36389; -96.30222
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyElk
Government
 • TypeMayor–Council
Area[1]
 • Total0.35 sq mi (0.91 km2)
 • Land0.35 sq mi (0.91 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation1,053 ft (321 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total371
 • Estimate (2012[3])348
 • Density1,060.0/sq mi (409.3/km2)
Time zoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code67353
Area code(s)620
FIPS code20-47600 [4]
GNIS feature ID0469874 [5]
WebsiteCity Website
 
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Moline, Kansas
City
2005 KDOT Map of Elk County, Kansas
Location of Moline, Kansas
Coordinates: 37°21′50″N 96°18′8″W / 37.36389°N 96.30222°W / 37.36389; -96.30222Coordinates: 37°21′50″N 96°18′8″W / 37.36389°N 96.30222°W / 37.36389; -96.30222
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyElk
Government
 • TypeMayor–Council
Area[1]
 • Total0.35 sq mi (0.91 km2)
 • Land0.35 sq mi (0.91 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation1,053 ft (321 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total371
 • Estimate (2012[3])348
 • Density1,060.0/sq mi (409.3/km2)
Time zoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code67353
Area code(s)620
FIPS code20-47600 [4]
GNIS feature ID0469874 [5]
WebsiteCity Website

Moline is a city in Elk County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 371.[6]

History[edit]

Moline was founded by J.F. Chapman, the leader of the town company, who was originally from Moline, Illinois.[7]

Geography[edit]

Moline is located at 37°21′50″N 96°18′8″W / 37.36389°N 96.30222°W / 37.36389; -96.30222 (37.363769, -96.302086)[8]. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.35 square miles (0.91 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
CensusPop.
1990473
2000457−3.4%
2010371−18.8%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 371 people, 177 households, and 95 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,060.0 inhabitants per square mile (409.3 /km2). There were 229 housing units at an average density of 654.3 per square mile (252.6 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.9% White, 0.8% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 1.1% from other races, and 3.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.1% of the population.

There were 177 households of which 20.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.2% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 46.3% were non-families. 40.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 22.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.10 and the average family size was 2.76.

The median age in the city was 48.8 years. 18.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21% were from 25 to 44; 28.6% were from 45 to 64; and 25.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.3% male and 50.7% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 457 people, 211 households, and 116 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,318.6 people per square mile (504.1/km²). There were 255 housing units at an average density of 735.8 per square mile (281.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 93.65% White, 0.44% African American, 0.66% Native American, 3.06% from other races, and 2.19% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.94% of the population.

There were 211 households out of which 17.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.4% were married couples living together, 6.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 45.0% were non-families. 42.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 28.0% 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 2.75.

In the city the population was spread out with 17.7% under the age of 18, 5.0% from 18 to 24, 17.7% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 37.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 55 years. For every 100 females there were 84.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 79.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $22,143, and the median income for a family was $31,667. Males had a median income of $27,750 versus $14,792 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,076. About 16.7% of families and 28.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 55.6% of those under age 18 and 12.1% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-29. 
  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 June 18, 2011. 
  7. ^ Rydjord, John (1972). Kansas Place-Names. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. p. 282. ISBN 0-8061-0994-7. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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