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Finley, North Dakota
Steele County Courthouse in Finley
Location of Finley, North Dakota
|• Total||3.49 sq mi (9.03 km2)|
|• Land||3.49 sq mi (9.03 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||1,453 ft (443 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||119.30/sq mi (46.07/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1028959|
Finley was founded in 1897. In 1919, the county seat was transferred to Finley from Sherbrooke, North Dakota.
Finley is located at(47.512779, -97.836957).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.47 square miles (8.99 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census
At the 2010 census there were 445 people in 206 households, including 125 families, in the city. The population density was 128.2 inhabitants per square mile (49.5/km2). There were 245 housing units at an average density of 70.6 per square mile (27.3/km2). The racial makup of the city was 95.7% White, 0.2% African American, 2.2% Native American, 0.7% from other races, and 1.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7%.
Of the 206 households 25.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.0% were married couples living together, 5.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 39.3% were non-families. 32.5% of households were one person and 19.9% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.16 and the average family size was 2.67.
The median age was 45.9 years. 21.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.2% were from 25 to 44; 27.1% were from 45 to 64; and 23.8% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.4% male and 50.6% female.
- LaurieBeth Hager, member of the North Dakota House of Representatives
- Harvey B. Knudson (1903–1978), attorney and justice of the North Dakota Supreme Court
- Peter O. Sathre, attorney and 16th North Dakota Attorney General
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