Braddyville, Iowa facts for kids
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Location of Braddyville, Iowa
|• Total||0.53 sq mi (1.37 km2)|
|• Land||0.53 sq mi (1.37 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||984 ft (300 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||300.0/sq mi (115.8/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0463554|
Braddyville was laid out in the 1870s as a depot on the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad. It was named for its founder, James Braddy.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.53 square miles (1.37 km2), all of it land.
|Source: and Iowa Data Center
As of the census of 2010, there were 159 people, 75 households, and 45 families residing in the city. The population density was 300.0 inhabitants per square mile (115.8/km2). There were 82 housing units at an average density of 154.7 per square mile (59.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.1% White and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.5% of the population.
There were 75 households of which 24.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.7% were married couples living together, 5.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.0% were non-families. 34.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.12 and the average family size was 2.71.
The median age in the city was 50.5 years. 19.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.6% were from 25 to 44; 35.3% were from 45 to 64; and 22% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 55.3% male and 44.7% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 176 people, 75 households, and 53 families residing in the city. The population density was 331.7 people per square mile (128.2/km²). There were 83 housing units at an average density of 156.4 per square mile (60.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.43% White and 0.57% Asian.
There were 75 households out of which 41.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.3% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 24.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.35 and the average family size was 2.77.
27.3% are under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 24.4% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 15.9% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there were 104.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.9 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $37,917, and the median income for a family was $44,000. Males had a median income of $26,944 versus $32,188 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,421. 4.9% of the population and 4.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, none of those under the age of 18 and 8.7% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line.
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