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Sandyville, Iowa
Location of Sandyville, Iowa
Location of Sandyville, Iowa
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Warren
Area
 • Total 0.49 sq mi (1.28 km2)
 • Land 0.49 sq mi (1.28 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
938 ft (286 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 58
 • Density 117.17/sq mi (45.20/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
50001
Area code(s) 515
FIPS code 19-70590
GNIS feature ID 0461420

Sandyville is a city in Warren County, Iowa, United States. The population was 58 at the time of the 2020 census. It is part of the Des MoinesWest Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

Sandyville was laid out in 1851. It was named for its founder, J. Moorman Sandy.

Geography

Sandyville is located at 41°22′13″N 93°23′8″W / 41.37028°N 93.38556°W / 41.37028; -93.38556 (41.370224, -93.385675).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.51 square miles (1.32 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1910 120 —    
1920 94 −21.7%
1930 92 −2.1%
1940 93 +1.1%
1950 92 −1.1%
1960 115 +25.0%
1970 89 −22.6%
1980 86 −3.4%
1990 59 −31.4%
2000 61 +3.4%
2010 51 −16.4%
2020 58 +13.7%
Source: and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 51 people, 23 households, and 16 families living in the city. The population density was 100.0 inhabitants per square mile (38.6/km2). There were 28 housing units at an average density of 54.9 per square mile (21.2/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.0% White and 2.0% African American.

There were 23 households, of which 17.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.9% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.4% were non-families. 26.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the city was 47.4 years. 11.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.6% were from 25 to 44; 39.1% were from 45 to 64; and 17.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.1% male and 52.9% female.

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