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Leonard, North Dakota
Location of Leonard, North Dakota
Location of Leonard, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Cass
Area
 • Total 0.75 sq mi (1.94 km2)
 • Land 0.75 sq mi (1.94 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,053 ft (321 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 223
 • Estimate 
(2019)
230
 • Density 306.26/sq mi (118.29/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58052
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-45980
GNIS feature ID 1029864

Leonard is a city in Cass County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 223 at the 2010 census. Leonard was founded in 1881.

History

Leonard had its start in 1881 when the railroad was extended to that point. A post office has been in operation at Leonard since 1881.

Geography

Leonard is located at 46°39′4″N 97°14′44″W / 46.65111°N 97.24556°W / 46.65111; -97.24556 (46.651034, -97.245694).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.75 square miles (1.94 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 232
1970 221 −4.7%
1980 289 30.8%
1990 310 7.3%
2000 255 −17.7%
2010 223 −12.5%
2019 (est.) 230 3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 223 people, 109 households, and 69 families living in the city. The population density was 297.3 inhabitants per square mile (114.8/km2). There were 121 housing units at an average density of 161.3 per square mile (62.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.8% White, 1.3% Native American, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.2% of the population.

There were 109 households, of which 22.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.1% were married couples living together, 5.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 36.7% were non-families. 34.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.05 and the average family size was 2.61.

The median age in the city was 48.9 years. 18.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 2.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.9% were from 25 to 44; 37.2% were from 45 to 64; and 18.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.6% male and 48.4% female.

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