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Halbur, Iowa
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Location of Halbur, Iowa
Location of Halbur, Iowa
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Carroll
Area
 • Total 0.18 sq mi (0.48 km2)
 • Land 0.18 sq mi (0.48 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,407 ft (429 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 243
 • Density 1,313.51/sq mi (507.07/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
51444
Area code(s) 712
FIPS code 19-33645
GNIS feature ID 0457199

Halbur is a city in Carroll County, Iowa, United States. The population was 243 at the time of the 2020 census.

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Halbur, IA Aerial View

History

Halbur was platted in 1881. It was named for Anton Halbur, an original owner of the town site. A post office has been in operation in Halbur since 1882.

Geography

Halbur is located at 42°0′23″N 94°58′18″W / 42.00639°N 94.97167°W / 42.00639; -94.97167 (42.006306, -94.971677).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.20 square miles (0.52 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1910 147 —    
1920 186 +26.5%
1930 192 +3.2%
1940 209 +8.9%
1950 235 +12.4%
1960 214 −8.9%
1970 235 +9.8%
1980 229 −2.6%
1990 215 −6.1%
2000 202 −6.0%
2010 246 +21.8%
2020 243 −1.2%
Source: and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census
HalburIowaPopPlot
The population of Halbur, Iowa from US census data

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 246 people, 94 households, and 67 families living in the city. The population density was 1,230.0 inhabitants per square mile (474.9/km2). There were 98 housing units at an average density of 490.0 per square mile (189.2/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.6% White and 0.4% from two or more races.

There were 94 households, of which 38.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.7% were married couples living together, 6.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.7% were non-families. 25.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 3.18.

The median age in the city was 35.4 years. 33.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.4% were from 25 to 44; 21.1% were from 45 to 64; and 15% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.0% male and 52.0% female.

Education

The public school district is the Carroll Community School District.

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