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Millerton, Iowa
Location of Millerton, Iowa
Location of Millerton, Iowa
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N 93°18′20″W / 40.84917°N 93.30556°W / 40.84917; -93.30556Coordinates: 40°50′57″N 93°18′20″W / 40.84917°N 93.30556°W / 40.84917; -93.30556
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Wayne
Area
 • Total 0.21 sq mi (0.54 km2)
 • Land 0.21 sq mi (0.54 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,073 ft (327 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 36
 • Density 172.7/sq mi (66.67/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
50165
Area code(s) 641
FIPS code 19-52275
GNIS feature ID 0459114

Millerton is a city in Wayne County, Iowa, United States. The population was 36 at the time of the 2020 census.

Geography

Millerton is located at 40°50′57″N 93°18′20″W / 40.84917°N 93.30556°W / 40.84917; -93.30556 (40.849215, -93.305545).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1920 159 —    
1930 162 +1.9%
1940 163 +0.6%
1950 140 −14.1%
1960 90 −35.7%
1970 82 −8.9%
1980 72 −12.2%
1990 44 −38.9%
2000 48 +9.1%
2010 45 −6.2%
2020 36 −20.0%
Source: and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 45 people, 18 households, and 10 families living in the city. The population density was 214.3 inhabitants per square mile (82.7/km2). There were 26 housing units at an average density of 123.8 per square mile (47.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.6% White, 2.2% African American, and 2.2% Native American.

There were 18 households, of which 27.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.4% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 44.4% were non-families. 22.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.20.

The median age in the city was 40.3 years. 22.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 20% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 11% were from 25 to 44; 24.5% were from 45 to 64; and 22.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.7% male and 53.3% female.

Education

Wayne Community School District operates public schools serving the community.

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