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Butte, North Dakota
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Location of Butte, North Dakota
Location of Butte, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County McLean
Area
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.64 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.64 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,736 ft (529 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 68
 • Estimate 
(2019)
76
 • Density 308.94/sq mi (119.42/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58723
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-11180
GNIS feature ID 1028212

Butte is a city in McLean County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 68 at the 2010 census. Butte was founded in 1906.

Geography

Butte is located at 47°50′15″N 100°39′53″W / 47.837434°N 100.664807°W / 47.837434; -100.664807.

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.
1910 320
1920 252 −21.2%
1930 231 −8.3%
1940 261 13.0%
1950 272 4.2%
1960 257 −5.5%
1970 193 −24.9%
1980 157 −18.7%
1990 129 −17.8%
2000 92 −28.7%
2010 68 −26.1%
2019 (est.) 76 11.8%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 68 people, 40 households, and 17 families residing in the city. The population density was 272.0 inhabitants per square mile (105.0/km2). There were 84 housing units at an average density of 336.0 per square mile (129.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 40 households, of which 7.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.5% were married couples living together, and 57.5% were non-families. 55.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 25% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.70 and the average family size was 2.59.

The median age in the city was 60.3 years. 10.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 2.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 17.7% were from 25 to 44; 32.3% were from 45 to 64; and 36.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 55.9% male and 44.1% female.

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