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Martinsburg, Missouri
City
Location of Martinsburg, Missouri
Location of Martinsburg, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Audrain
Area
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 810 ft (247 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 304
 • Estimate (2012) 305
 • Density 1,125.9/sq mi (434.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 65264
Area code(s) 573
FIPS code 29-46460
GNIS feature ID 0729549

Martinsburg is a city in Audrain County, Missouri, United States. The population was 304 at the 2010 census.

History

Martinsburg was founded in 1857. It was named for its founder, William R. Martin.

Geography

Martinsburg is located at 39°6′4″N 91°38′50″W / 39.10111°N 91.64722°W / 39.10111; -91.64722 (39.101182, -91.647355).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 225
1890 276 22.7%
1900 345 25.0%
1910 436 26.4%
1920 510 17.0%
1930 530 3.9%
1940 422 −20.4%
1950 296 −29.9%
1960 330 11.5%
1970 318 −3.6%
1980 309 −2.8%
1990 337 9.1%
2000 326 −3.3%
2010 304 −6.7%
Est. 2015 308 1.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 304 people, 137 households, and 87 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,125.9 inhabitants per square mile (434.7/km2). There were 152 housing units at an average density of 563.0 per square mile (217.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.0% White, 1.0% African American, 0.3% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.3% of the population.

There were 137 households of which 29.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.6% were married couples living together, 5.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 36.5% were non-families. 32.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.79.

The median age in the city was 43.3 years. 23% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.4% were from 25 to 44; 24.3% were from 45 to 64; and 24.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.0% male and 48.0% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 326 people, 134 households, and 97 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,255.3 people per square mile (484.1/km²). There were 148 housing units at an average density of 569.9 per square mile (219.8/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.16% White, 0.61% African American, and 1.23% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.61% of the population.

There were 134 households out of which 34.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.2% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.9% were non-families. 22.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.86.

In the town the population was spread out with 25.8% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 29.4% from 25 to 44, 21.5% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 107.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 112.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $31,442, and the median income for a family was $33,125. Males had a median income of $22,917 versus $23,438 for females. The per capita income for the town was $17,562. About 6.6% of families and 4.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.4% of those under age 18 and 4.5% of those age 65 or over.


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