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Calvin, North Dakota
Street in Calvin
Street in Calvin
Location of Calvin, North Dakota
Location of Calvin, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Cavalier
Area
 • Total 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2)
 • Land 0.22 sq mi (0.57 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,617 ft (493 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 20
 • Estimate 
(2019)
18
 • Density 82.19/sq mi (31.73/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58323
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-11700
GNIS feature ID 1028245

Calvin is a city in Cavalier County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 20 at the 2010 census. Calvin was founded in 1905.

Likely the most historic structure left in town, the Calvin AF & AM Corinthian Masonic Lodge Number 78, was burned and razed in May 2014, after the upper floor had collapsed sometime between 2010 and 2012.

Geography

Calvin is located at 48°51′4″N 98°56′15″W / 48.85111°N 98.93750°W / 48.85111; -98.93750 (48.851162, -98.937397).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 350
1950 152
1960 104 −31.6%
1970 78 −25.0%
1980 61 −21.8%
1990 27 −55.7%
2000 26 −3.7%
2010 20 −23.1%
2019 (est.) 18 −10.0%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 20 people, 8 households, and 3 families residing in the city. The population density was 90.9 inhabitants per square mile (35.1/km2). There were 10 housing units at an average density of 45.5 per square mile (17.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 8 households, of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.5% were married couples living together, and 62.5% were non-families. 62.5% 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 2.50 and the average family size was 5.00.

The median age in the city was 48.7 years. 25% of residents were under the age of 18; 10% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 0.0% were from 25 to 44; 50% were from 45 to 64; and 15% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 60.0% male and 40.0% female.

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