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Location of Edina, Missouri
|• Total||1.31 sq mi (3.40 km2)|
|• Land||1.31 sq mi (3.38 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)|
|Elevation||814 ft (248 m)|
|• Density||772.52/sq mi (297.65/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0717404|
Edina is a city in Knox County, Missouri, United States, between the North and South Forks of the South Fabius River. As of the 2020 census, its population was 1,012. It is the county seat of Knox County.
Edina is located at United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.32 square miles (3.42 km2), of which, 1.31 square miles (3.39 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.(40.168881, -92.173275). According to the
The Edina Double Square Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,176 people, 535 households, and 312 families living in the city. The population density was 897.7 inhabitants per square mile (346.6/km2). There were 667 housing units at an average density of 509.2 per square mile (196.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.6% White, 0.4% African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.1% Asian, and 0.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.6% of the population.
There were 535 households, of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.9% were married couples living together, 12.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.7% were non-families. 38.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 20.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.14 and the average family size was 2.84.
The median age in the city was 46 years. 22.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.8% were from 25 to 44; 28% were from 45 to 64; and 24.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.0% male and 54.0% female.
According weather data tallied between July 1, 1985 and June 30, 2015 for every location in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's official climate database, Edina, Missouri, is the snowiest place in the state of Missouri with an average of 22 inches of snow per year.
- Terry Joyce, College football All-American and professional football player
- Gloria McCloskey, All-American Girls Professional Baseball League player
- George Turner, United States Senator
Public education in Edina is administered by Knox County R-I School District.
The town has a lending library, the Knox County Branch Library.
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