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Perth, North Dakota
Perth, North Dakota
Perth, North Dakota
Location of Perth, North Dakota
Location of Perth, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Towner
Area
 • Total 0.13 sq mi (0.33 km2)
 • Land 0.13 sq mi (0.33 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,732 ft (528 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 9
 • Estimate 
(2019)
9
 • Density 70.31/sq mi (27.05/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58363
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-61780
GNIS feature ID 1030677

Perth is a city in Towner County, North Dakota, United States. The population was nine at the 2010 Census. Perth was founded in 1897. It is not to be confused with Perth, Scotland or Perth, Western Australia.

Perth had a newspaper, the Perth Journal, from 1898 to 1904. Perth is assigned ZIP Code 58363.

Geography

Perth is located at 48°42′56″N 99°27′30″W / 48.71556°N 99.45833°W / 48.71556; -99.45833 (48.715578, −99.458423).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 221
1920 218 −1.4%
1930 153 −29.8%
1940 145 −5.2%
1950 124 −14.5%
1960 73 −41.1%
1970 44 −39.7%
1980 20 −54.5%
1990 22 10.0%
2000 13 −40.9%
2010 9 −30.8%
2019 (est.) 9 0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 9 people, 5 households, and 2 families residing in the city. The population density was 69.2 inhabitants per square mile (26.7/km2). There were 6 housing units at an average density of 46.2 per square mile (17.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

There were 5 households, of which 20.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.0% were married couples living together, and 60.0% were non-families. 60.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 20% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.80 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the city was 52.5 years. 11.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 11.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 11.1% were from 25 to 44; 55.5% were from 45 to 64; and 11.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 55.6% male and 44.4% female.

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