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Location of Strandquist, Minnesota
Location of Strandquist, Minnesota
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Marshall
Area
 • Total 0.26 sq mi (0.68 km2)
 • Land 0.26 sq mi (0.68 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,063 ft (324 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 69
 • Estimate 
(2019)
68
 • Density 260.54/sq mi (100.51/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
56758
Area code(s) 218
FIPS code 27-63112
GNIS feature ID 0652716

Strandquist is a city in Lincoln Township of Marshall County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 69 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office called Strandquist has been in operation since 1899. The city was named for J. E. Strandquist, a pioneer merchant.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 139
1940 180 29.5%
1950 208 15.6%
1960 160 −23.1%
1970 138 −13.7%
1980 136 −1.4%
1990 98 −27.9%
2000 88 −10.2%
2010 69 −21.6%
2019 (est.) 68 −1.4%
U.S. Decennial Census
2013 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 69 people, 32 households, and 16 families living in the city. The population density was 265.4 inhabitants per square mile (102.5/km2). There were 47 housing units at an average density of 180.8 per square mile (69.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.7% White, 1.4% Native American, and 2.9% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.3% of the population.

There were 32 households, of which 31.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 34.4% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 50.0% were non-families. 43.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.16 and the average family size was 3.06.

The median age in the city was 45.2 years. 24.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.7% were from 25 to 44; 37.6% were from 45 to 64; and 13% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 56.5% male and 43.5% female.

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