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Grand Pass, Missouri
Village
Location of Grand Pass, Missouri
Location of Grand Pass, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Saline
Area
 • Total 0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Land 0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
676 ft (206 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 66
 • Estimate 
(2019)
64
 • Density 587.16/sq mi (227.43/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
65339
Area code(s) 660
FIPS code 29-28198
GNIS feature ID 0718668

Grand Pass is a village in Saline County, Missouri, United States. The population was 66 at the 2010 census.

History

Grand Pass was named from the Great Osage Trail that passed through it.

In 1943, German and Italian prisoners of World War II were brought to Missouri and other Midwest states as a means of solving the labor shortage caused by American men serving in the war effort. Camp Funston at Fort Riley established 12 smaller branch camps, including Grand Pass.

The Gumbo Point Archeological Site and Santa Fe Trail-Grand Pass Trail Segments are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Geography

Grand Pass is located at 39°12′19″N 93°26′36″W / 39.205259°N 93.443381°W / 39.205259; -93.443381. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 281
1930 168
1940 115 −31.5%
1950 124 7.8%
1960 120 −3.2%
1970 72 −40.0%
1980 71 −1.4%
1990 53 −25.4%
2000 53 0.0%
2010 66 24.5%
2019 (est.) 64 −3.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 66 people, 26 households, and 19 families living in the village. The population density was 600.0 inhabitants per square mile (231.7/km2). There were 29 housing units at an average density of 263.6 per square mile (101.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.5% of the population.

There were 26 households, of which 42.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.8% were married couples living together, 11.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.9% were non-families. 26.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.54 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the village was 42 years. 30.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.7% were from 25 to 44; 30.3% were from 45 to 64; and 13.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.0% male and 53.0% female.

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