Meadville, Missouri facts for kids
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Location of Meadville, Missouri
|• Total||0.54 sq mi (1.40 km2)|
|• Land||0.54 sq mi (1.40 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||719 ft (219 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||807.41/sq mi (311.98/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0735719|
A post office called Meadville has been in operation since 1869. The community was named for Charles Mead, superintendent of the St. Joseph Railroad.
Meadville is located at(39.786779, -93.302888).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.54 square miles (1.40 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 462 people, 183 households, and 131 families living in the city. The population density was 855.6 inhabitants per square mile (330.3/km2). There were 204 housing units at an average density of 377.8 per square mile (145.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.1% White, 0.2% African American, 0.4% from other races, and 0.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.3% of the population.
There were 183 households, of which 35.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.2% were married couples living together, 7.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.4% were non-families. 25.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 17.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.52 and the average family size was 3.02.
The median age in the city was 36.8 years. 28.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.6% were from 25 to 44; 22% were from 45 to 64; and 18.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
- J. D. Barnett, basketball coach.
- Irene Barnes Taeuber, demographer
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