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Denham
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Sign for Denham
Location of the city of Denhamwithin Pine County, Minnesota
Location of the city of Denham
within Pine County, Minnesota
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Pine
Incorporated February 28, 1939
Area
 • Total 1.33 sq mi (3.43 km2)
 • Land 1.33 sq mi (3.43 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,217 ft (371 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 35
 • Estimate 
(2019)
34
 • Density 25.64/sq mi (9.90/km2)
 • Demonym
Denhamite
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 27-15670
GNIS feature ID 0642767

Denham is a city in Pine County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 35 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office called Denham was established in 1909, and remained in operation until 1974. Denham had a depot on the Soo Railroad.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.32 square miles (3.42 km2), all land.

Denham is located eight miles west of Sturgeon Lake; and nine miles west–northwest of Willow River.

The boundary line between Pine and Carlton counties is nearby. The boundary line between Pine and Aitkin counties is also near Denham.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 90
1950 96 6.7%
1960 71 −26.0%
1970 56 −21.1%
1980 48 −14.3%
1990 36 −25.0%
2000 40 11.1%
2010 35 −12.5%
2019 (est.) 34 −2.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 35 people, 15 households, and 10 families living in the city. The population density was 26.5 inhabitants per square mile (10.2/km2). There were 25 housing units at an average density of 18.9 per square mile (7.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 91.4% White and 8.6% from two or more races.

There were 15 households, of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.7% were married couples living together, 20.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 26.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.70.

The median age in the city was 48.5 years. 22.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 11.4% were from 25 to 44; 42.8% were from 45 to 64; and 14.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 40.0% male and 60.0% female.

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