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Location of Bejou, Minnesota
|• Total||0.29 sq mi (0.74 km2)|
|• Land||0.29 sq mi (0.74 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||1,220 ft (372 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||317.07/sq mi (122.58/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0639872|
A post office called Bejou has been in operation since 1906. Bejou is a corruption of bonjour, a French word meaning "hello".
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.40 square miles (1.04 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 89 people, 37 households, and 21 families residing in the city. The population density was 222.5 inhabitants per square mile (85.9/km2). There were 42 housing units at an average density of 105.0 per square mile (40.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 76.4% White, 18.0% Native American, 1.1% Asian, and 4.5% from two or more races.
There were 37 households, of which 18.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.5% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 43.2% were non-families. 37.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 3.24.
The median age in the city was 45.5 years. 22.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.9% were from 25 to 44; 38.1% were from 45 to 64; and 13.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.8% male and 47.2% female.
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