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Manvel, North Dakota
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Location of Manvel, North Dakota
Location of Manvel, North Dakota
Coordinates: 48°4′19″N 97°10′39″W / 48.07194°N 97.17750°W / 48.07194; -97.17750Coordinates: 48°4′19″N 97°10′39″W / 48.07194°N 97.17750°W / 48.07194; -97.17750
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Grand Forks
Metro Greater Grand Forks
Founded 1881
Area
 • Total 0.29 sq mi (0.74 km2)
 • Land 0.29 sq mi (0.74 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
820 ft (250 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 360
 • Estimate 
(2019)
369
 • Density 1,290.21/sq mi (498.31/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58256
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-50420
GNIS feature ID 1030090

Manvel is a city in Grand Forks County, North Dakota, United States. It sits on the banks of the Turtle River. It is part of the "Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area" or "Greater Grand Forks". The population was 360 at the 2010 census. Manvel was founded in 1881.

History

The first settlement at Manvel was made in the 1860s on a stagecoach route. Manvel was laid out in 1881 when the railroad was extended to that point. The city was named for a Great Northern Railway passenger agent named Allen A. Manvel. A post office has been in operation at Manvel since 1882.

Geography

Manvel is located at 48°4′19″N 97°10′39″W / 48.07194°N 97.17750°W / 48.07194; -97.17750 (48.071820, -97.177482).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.29 square miles (0.75 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 183
1940 209 14.2%
1950 278 33.0%
1960 313 12.6%
1970 265 −15.3%
1980 308 16.2%
1990 333 8.1%
2000 370 11.1%
2010 360 −2.7%
2019 (est.) 369 2.5%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 360 people, 137 households, and 102 families living in the city. The population density was 1,241.4 inhabitants per square mile (479.3/km2). There were 149 housing units at an average density of 513.8 per square mile (198.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.2% White, 0.3% Native American, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8% of the population.

There were 137 households, of which 39.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.2% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 25.5% were non-families. 22.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.12.

The median age in the city was 37.1 years. 28.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.8% were from 25 to 44; 28.1% were from 45 to 64; and 9.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.4% male and 48.6% female.

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