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Farber, Missouri
City
Location of Farber, Missouri
Location of Farber, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Audrain
Area
 • Total 0.28 sq mi (0.73 km2)
 • Land 0.28 sq mi (0.73 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 764 ft (233 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 322
 • Estimate (2012) 319
 • Density 1,150.0/sq mi (444.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 63345
Area code(s) 573
FIPS code 29-23662
GNIS feature ID 0717845

Farber is a city in Audrain County, Missouri, United States. The population was 322 at the 2010 census.

History

Farber was platted in 1872. The community was named for Silas W. Farber, owner of the land upon which the village now stands. A post office has been in operation at Farber since 1872.

Geography

Farber is located at 39°16′29″N 91°34′31″W / 39.274844°N 91.575362°W / 39.274844; -91.575362.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.28 square miles (0.73 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 117
1890 272 132.5%
1900 247 −9.2%
1910 305 23.5%
1920 363 19.0%
1930 436 20.1%
1940 386 −11.5%
1950 358 −7.3%
1960 451 26.0%
1970 470 4.2%
1980 503 7.0%
1990 418 −16.9%
2000 411 −1.7%
2010 322 −21.7%
Est. 2015 318 −1.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 322 people, 150 households, and 83 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,150.0 inhabitants per square mile (444.0/km2). There were 164 housing units at an average density of 585.7 per square mile (226.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.9% White, 1.6% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.3% from other races, and 4.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.6% of the population.

There were 150 households of which 28.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 34.0% were married couples living together, 14.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 44.7% were non-families. 38.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.15 and the average family size was 2.84.

The median age in the city was 42.2 years. 22.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.1% were from 25 to 44; 29.2% were from 45 to 64; and 18.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.4% male and 50.6% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 411 people, 170 households, and 120 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,444.3 people per square mile (566.7/km²). There were 198 housing units at an average density of 695.8 per square mile (273.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.54% White, 0.49% Native American, 0.24% Asian, and 0.73% from two or more races.

There were 170 households out of which 29.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.4% were non-families. 24.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.85.

In the city, the population was spread out with 23.6% under the age of 18, 9.5% from 18 to 24, 23.6% from 25 to 44, 27.3% from 45 to 64, and 16.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 102.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $36,250, and the median income for a family was $40,481. Males had a median income of $30,962 versus $19,875 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,622. About 9.1% of families and 10.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.4% of those under age 18 and 4.9% of those age 65 or over.


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