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Bernard, Iowa
City
Location of Bernard, Iowa
Location of Bernard, Iowa
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Dubuque
Area
 • Total 0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Land 0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 919 ft (280 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 112
 • Estimate (2012) 111
 • Density 1,018.2/sq mi (393.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 52032
Area code(s) 563
FIPS code 19-06085
GNIS feature ID 0454528

Bernard is a city in Dubuque County, Iowa, United States. The population was 112 in the 2010 census, an increase from the 97 population in the 2000 census. Bernard is part of the Dubuque, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Bernard's longitude and latitude coordinates
in decimal form are 42.313622, -90.831073.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 113
1910 95 −15.9%
1920 105 10.5%
1930 123 17.1%
1940 111 −9.8%
1950 149 34.2%
1960 173 16.1%
1970 148 −14.5%
1980 130 −12.2%
1990 123 −5.4%
2000 97 −21.1%
2010 112 15.5%
Est. 2015 109 −2.7%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 112 people, 50 households, and 27 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,018.2 inhabitants per square mile (393.1/km2). There were 56 housing units at an average density of 509.1 per square mile (196.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 50 households of which 26.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.0% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 46.0% were non-families. 40.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 18% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 3.07.

The median age in the city was 32.5 years. 22.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 10.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.8% were from 25 to 44; 20.6% were from 45 to 64; and 18.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.8% male and 48.2% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 97 people, 46 households, and 25 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,053.5 people per square mile (416.1/km²). There were 48 housing units at an average density of 521.3 per square mile (205.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 46 households out of which 23.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.8% were married couples living together, 6.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.5% were non-families. 37.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.11 and the average family size was 2.85.

In the city, the population was spread out with 19.6% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 32.0% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, and 21.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 115.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 116.7 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $30,000, and the median income for a family was $41,875. Males had a median income of $23,125 versus $19,167 for females. The per capita income for the city was $32,671. There were 7.4% of families and 6.1% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 9.5% of those over 64.


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