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Sedan
Location of Sedan, Minnesota
Location of Sedan, Minnesota
Coordinates: 45°34′38″N 95°14′50″W / 45.57722°N 95.24722°W / 45.57722; -95.24722
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Pope
Area
 • Total 0.51 sq mi (1.31 km2)
 • Land 0.51 sq mi (1.31 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,345 ft (410 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 45
 • Estimate 
(2019)
47
 • Density 92.89/sq mi (35.90/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
56334
Area code(s) 320
FIPS code 27-59188
GNIS feature ID 0651838

Sedan is a city in Pope County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 45 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office called Sedan was established in 1892, and remained in operation until 1996. The city was named after Sedan, in France.

Geography

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.

Minnesota State Highway 55 serves as a main route in the community.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 153
1910 127 −17.0%
1920 147 15.7%
1930 125 −15.0%
1940 126 0.8%
1950 134 6.3%
1960 91 −32.1%
1970 55 −39.6%
1980 62 12.7%
1990 63 1.6%
2000 65 3.2%
2010 45 −30.8%
2019 (est.) 47 4.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 45 people, 21 households, and 10 families living in the city. The population density was 88.2 inhabitants per square mile (34.1/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 100.0% White.

There were 21 households, of which 14.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 23.8% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 9.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 52.4% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 4.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.14 and the average family size was 2.80.

The median age in the city was 40.8 years. 11.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 17.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 33.3% were from 25 to 44; 31.1% were from 45 to 64; and 6.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.9% male and 51.1% female.

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