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Huron, Kansas
Location within Atchison County and Kansas
Location within Atchison County and Kansas
KDOT map of Atchison County (legend)
Country United States
State Kansas
County Atchison
Township Lancaster
Area
 • Total 0.07 sq mi (0.19 km2)
 • Land 0.07 sq mi (0.19 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,161 ft (354 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 54
 • Estimate 
(2019)
73
 • Density 1,013.89/sq mi (392.39/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
66041
Area code(s) 913
FIPS code 20-33575
GNIS feature ID 0473265

Huron is a city in Atchison County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 54.

History

Huron was platted in 1882 when the railroad was extended to that point. The city was named for Col. Anthony Huron, an original owner of the town site.

Geography

Huron is located at 39°38′20″N 95°21′7″W / 39.63889°N 95.35194°W / 39.63889; -95.35194 (39.638807, -95.351981). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.85 square miles (2.20 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 200
1910 200 0.0%
1920 188 −6.0%
1930 149 −20.7%
1940 163 9.4%
1950 128 −21.5%
1960 119 −7.0%
1970 106 −10.9%
1980 107 0.9%
1990 75 −29.9%
2000 87 16.0%
2010 54 −37.9%
2019 (est.) 73 35.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 54 people, 20 households, and 13 families residing in the city. The population density was 63.5 inhabitants per square mile (24.5/km2). There were 25 housing units at an average density of 29.4 per square mile (11.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.1% White and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.

There were 20 households, of which 40.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.0% were non-families. 30.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10% 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 3.23.

The median age in the city was 41 years. 31.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.9% were from 25 to 44; 27.8% were from 45 to 64; and 7.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.9% male and 48.1% female.

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