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East 2nd Street on the town square with the water tower beyond
Location of Milan, Missouri
|• Total||1.78 sq mi (4.62 km2)|
|• Land||1.77 sq mi (4.59 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)|
|Elevation||971 ft (296 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||1,001.13/sq mi (386.44/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0722309|
Milan is located at United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.78 square miles (4.61 km2), of which, 1.77 square miles (4.58 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.(40.201661, -93.125092). According to the
MIlan was laid out in 1845, and most likely named after Milan, in Italy. A post office called Milan has been in operation since 1847.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,960 people, 746 households, and 462 families living in the city. The population density was 1,107.3 inhabitants per square mile (427.5/km2). There were 845 housing units at an average density of 477.4 per square mile (184.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 74.7% White, 0.6% African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 0.4% Pacific Islander, 22.4% from other races, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 45.3% of the population.
There were 746 households, of which 36.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.6% were married couples living together, 12.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 38.1% were non-families. 31.5% 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 2.56 and the average family size was 3.24.
The median age in the city was 32.9 years. 28.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 28.4% were from 25 to 44; 21.7% were from 45 to 64; and 12.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
Public education in Milan is administered by the Milan C-2 School District.
Milan has a lending library, the Sullivan County Public Library.
- Cal Hubbard – Pro Football Hall of Famer, former MLB umpire and the only person inducted in both the football and baseball Halls of Fame.
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