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Location of Buckman, Minnesota
Location of Buckman, Minnesota
Coordinates: 45°53′53″N 94°5′33″W / 45.89806°N 94.09250°W / 45.89806; -94.09250
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Morrison
Area
 • Total 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Land 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,224 ft (373 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 270
 • Estimate 
(2019)
276
 • Density 272.46/sq mi (105.21/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
56317
Area code(s) 320
FIPS code 27-08416
GNIS feature ID 0640594

Buckman is a city in Morrison County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 270 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office called Buckman was established in 1877. The city was named for Clarence B. Buckman, an early settler.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.02 square miles (2.64 km2), all of it land.

Minnesota State Highway 25 and Morrison County Road 34 are two of the main routes in the community.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 137
1920 227 65.7%
1930 212 −6.6%
1940 186 −12.3%
1950 173 −7.0%
1960 166 −4.0%
1970 158 −4.8%
1980 171 8.2%
1990 201 17.5%
2000 208 3.5%
2010 270 29.8%
2019 (est.) 276 2.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 270 people, 95 households, and 72 families living in the city. The population density was 264.7 inhabitants per square mile (102.2/km2). There were 105 housing units at an average density of 102.9 per square mile (39.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.9% White and 1.1% African American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.6% of the population.

There were 95 households, of which 43.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.9% were married couples living together, 8.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.2% were non-families. 18.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.84 and the average family size was 3.25.

The median age in the city was 30.3 years. 31.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 36.7% were from 25 to 44; 14.4% were from 45 to 64; and 9.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.7% male and 49.3% female.

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