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Brocket, North Dakota
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Location of Brocket, North Dakota
Location of Brocket, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Ramsey
Founded 1901
Area
 • Total 0.76 sq mi (1.96 km2)
 • Land 0.76 sq mi (1.96 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
1,512 ft (461 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 57
 • Estimate 
(2019)
54
 • Density 71.43/sq mi (27.59/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58321
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-09700
GNIS feature ID 1028140

Brocket is a city in Ramsey County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 57 at the 2010 census. Brocket was founded in 1901.

Geography

Brocket is located at 48°12′45″N 98°21′14″W / 48.21250°N 98.35389°W / 48.21250; -98.35389 (48.212499, -98.353942).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.78 square miles (2.02 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 186
1920 240 29.0%
1930 276 15.0%
1940 291 5.4%
1950 212 −27.1%
1960 153 −27.8%
1970 95 −37.9%
1980 74 −22.1%
1990 81 9.5%
2000 65 −19.8%
2010 57 −12.3%
2019 (est.) 54 −5.3%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 57 people, 25 households, and 17 families residing in the city. The population density was 73.1 inhabitants per square mile (28.2/km2). There were 38 housing units at an average density of 48.7 per square mile (18.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 25 households, of which 24.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.0% were married couples living together, 4.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.0% were non-families. 28.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 20% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.82.

The median age in the city was 50.5 years. 21.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 14.1% were from 25 to 44; 33.4% were from 45 to 64; and 26.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 57.9% male and 42.1% female.

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