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Hatfield
Location of Hatfield, Minnesota
Location of Hatfield, Minnesota
Coordinates: 43°57′29″N 96°11′38″W / 43.95806°N 96.19389°W / 43.95806; -96.19389
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Pipestone
Government
 • Type Mayor – Council
Area
 • Total 2.79 sq mi (7.23 km2)
 • Land 2.79 sq mi (7.23 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,683 ft (513 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 54
 • Estimate 
(2019)
52
 • Density 18.63/sq mi (7.19/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
56164
Area code(s) 507
FIPS code 27-27566
GNIS feature ID 0644720

Hatfield is a city in Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 54 at the 2010 census.

History

Hatfield was laid out in 1880. A post office was established at Hatfield in 1880, and remained in operation until 1992.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.76 square miles (7.15 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 99
1930 112 13.1%
1940 73 −34.8%
1950 110 50.7%
1960 95 −13.6%
1970 96 1.1%
1980 87 −9.4%
1990 66 −24.1%
2000 47 −28.8%
2010 54 14.9%
2019 (est.) 52 −3.7%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 54 people, 20 households, and 12 families living in the city. The population density was 19.6 inhabitants per square mile (7.6/km2). There were 23 housing units at an average density of 8.3 per square mile (3.2/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 20 households, of which 40.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.0% were married couples living together, and 40.0% were non-families. 35.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 20% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.70 and the average family size was 3.67.

The median age in the city was 30.5 years. 37% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26% were from 25 to 44; 13.1% were from 45 to 64; and 16.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.1% male and 51.9% female.

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