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Benedict, North Dakota
Benedict City Hall
Benedict City Hall
ND McLean County Benedict.svg
Coordinates: 47°49′50″N 101°4′58″W / 47.83056°N 101.08278°W / 47.83056; -101.08278Coordinates: 47°49′50″N 101°4′58″W / 47.83056°N 101.08278°W / 47.83056; -101.08278
Country United States
State North Dakota
County McLean
Area
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
2,083 ft (635 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 66
 • Estimate 
(2019)
76
 • Density 304.00/sq mi (117.43/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58716
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-05980
GNIS feature ID 1027885

Benedict is a city in McLean County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 66 at the 2010 census. Benedict was founded in 1906.

Geography

Benedict is located at 47°49′50″N 101°4′58″W / 47.83056°N 101.08278°W / 47.83056; -101.08278 (47.830522, -101.082700).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 195
1930 145 −25.6%
1940 167 15.2%
1950 127 −24.0%
1960 129 1.6%
1970 72 −44.2%
1980 68 −5.6%
1990 52 −23.5%
2000 53 1.9%
2010 66 24.5%
2019 (est.) 76 15.2%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 66 people, 32 households, and 18 families residing in the city. The population density was 264.0 inhabitants per square mile (101.9/km2). There were 35 housing units at an average density of 140.0 per square mile (54.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.5% White, 1.5% African American, and 3.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.0% of the population.

There were 32 households, of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.8% were married couples living together, 6.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 43.8% were non-families. 37.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15.6% 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 2.67.

The median age in the city was 47 years. 21.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.1% were from 25 to 44; 30.3% were from 45 to 64; and 24.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 40.9% male and 59.1% female.

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