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Mayview, Missouri
City
Location of Mayview, Missouri
Location of Mayview, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County Lafayette
Area
 • Total 0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Land 0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 899 ft (274 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 211
 • Estimate (2012) 210
 • Density 1,325.0/sq mi (511.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 64071
Area code(s) 660
FIPS code 29-46964
GNIS feature ID 0730144

Mayview is a city in Lafayette County, Missouri, in the United States. The population was 211 at the 2010 census.

History

Mayview was platted in 1866. The city was named for its scenic landscape, "when viewed on a May day". A post office called Mayview has been in operation since 1865.

Geography

Mayview is located at 39°3′9″N 93°50′3″W / 39.0525°N 93.83417°W / 39.0525; -93.83417 (39.052591, -93.834119).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 423
1910 308 −27.2%
1920 406 31.8%
1930 322 −20.7%
1940 325 0.9%
1950 268 −17.5%
1960 270 0.7%
1970 330 22.2%
1980 291 −11.8%
1990 279 −4.1%
2000 294 5.4%
2010 212 −27.9%
Est. 2015 208 −1.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 211 people, 80 households, and 58 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,325.0 inhabitants per square mile (511.6/km2). There were 92 housing units at an average density of 575.0 per square mile (222.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 89.6% White, 7.5% African American, 0.5% Asian, 0.9% from other races, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 80 households of which 35.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.5% were married couples living together, 15.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 27.5% were non-families. 22.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.07.

The median age in the city was 37.5 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.4% were from 25 to 44; 26.9% were from 45 to 64; and 12.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.2% male and 52.8% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 294 people, 100 households, and 82 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,885.9 people per square mile (709.5/km²). There were 111 housing units at an average density of 712.0 per square mile (267.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 87.41% White, 9.52% African American, 1.02% Native American, and 2.04% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.72% of the population.

There were 100 households out of which 49.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.0% were married couples living together, 15.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.0% were non-families. 15.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.94 and the average family size was 3.29.

In the city the population was spread out with 33.3% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 32.7% from 25 to 44, 17.7% from 45 to 64, and 10.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 88.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $25,313, and the median income for a family was $28,750. Males had a median income of $24,063 versus $17,875 for females. The per capita income for the city was $10,784. About 11.4% of families and 14.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.6% of those under the age of eighteen and 21.7% of those sixty five or over.


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