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Location of Skyline, Minnesota
Location of Skyline, Minnesota
Coordinates: 44°8′27″N 94°2′1″W / 44.14083°N 94.03361°W / 44.14083; -94.03361
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Blue Earth
Government
 • Type Mayor - Council
Area
 • Total 0.19 sq mi (0.50 km2)
 • Land 0.19 sq mi (0.50 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
984 ft (300 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 289
 • Estimate 
(2019)
300
 • Density 1,546.39/sq mi (595.77/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 27-60754
GNIS feature ID 0652140

Skyline is a city in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 289 at the 2010 census. The population was estimated to be 296 in 2018. It is adjacent to the city of Mankato and is part of the MankatoNorth Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2), all of it land. Its elevation is 980 feet above sea-level.

Minnesota State Highway 66 serves as a main route for the community.

U.S. Route 169 / Minnesota State Highway 60 (co-signed) is nearby.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 354
1970 400 13.0%
1980 399 −0.2%
1990 272 −31.8%
2000 330 21.3%
2010 289 −12.4%
2019 (est.) 300 3.8%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 289 people, 113 households, and 90 families living in the city. The population density was 1,700.0 inhabitants per square mile (656.4/km2). There were 118 housing units at an average density of 694.1 per square mile (268.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.6% White, 0.3% Asian, 0.7% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.1% of the population.

There were 113 households, of which 24.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 73.5% were married couples living together, 2.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 20.4% were non-families. 18.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 2.78.

The median age in the city was 52.2 years. 19.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 13.5% were from 25 to 44; 34.7% were from 45 to 64; and 26% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.8% male and 52.2% female.

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