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Egeland, North Dakota
City
Post office in Egeland
Post office in Egeland
Location of Egeland, North Dakota
Location of Egeland, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Towner
Area
 • Total 0.38 sq mi (0.98 km2)
 • Land 0.38 sq mi (0.98 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,522 ft (464 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 28
 • Estimate (2014) 29
 • Density 73.7/sq mi (28.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58331
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-22540
GNIS feature ID 1028818

Egeland is a city in Towner County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 28 at the 2010 census. Egeland was founded in 1905.

Geography

Egeland is located at 48°37′41″N 99°5′53″W / 48.62806°N 99.09806°W / 48.62806; -99.09806 (48.628019, -99.098042).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 266
1920 306 15.0%
1930 333 8.8%
1940 275 −17.4%
1950 248 −9.8%
1960 190 −23.4%
1970 96 −49.5%
1980 112 16.7%
1990 103 −8.0%
2000 49 −52.4%
2010 28 −42.9%
Est. 2015 28 0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census
2014 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 28 people, 17 households, and 7 families residing in the city. The population density was 73.7 inhabitants per square mile (28.5/km2). There were 42 housing units at an average density of 110.5 per square mile (42.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 89.3% White and 10.7% Native American.

There were 17 households of which 11.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 35.3% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 58.8% were non-families. 52.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 41.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.65 and the average family size was 2.43.

The median age in the city was 60.5 years. 10.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 0.0% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 7.2% were from 25 to 44; 50% were from 45 to 64; and 32.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 57.1% male and 42.9% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 49 people, 21 households, and 14 families residing in the city. The population density was 125.7 people per square mile (48.5/km²). There were 48 housing units at an average density of 123.1 per square mile (47.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 89.80% White and 10.20% Native American.

There were 21 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.9% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 23.8% 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 2.86.

In the city, the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 4.1% from 18 to 24, 22.4% from 25 to 44, 18.4% from 45 to 64, and 28.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 81.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $23,125, and the median income for a family was $34,375. Males had a median income of $21,250 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $10,217. There were no families and 11.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 33.3% of those over 64.


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