Syracuse, Missouri facts for kids
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|City of Syracuse|
Location of Syracuse, Missouri
|• Total||0.38 sq mi (0.97 km2)|
|• Land||0.38 sq mi (0.97 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||922 ft (281 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||456.00/sq mi (176.05/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0729823|
Syracuse is a city in Morgan County, Missouri, United States. The population was 172 at the 2010 census. In the middle of the 19th century, the city was the western terminus of the Pacific Railway that reached 108 miles from St. Louis. The current mayor of Syracuse is Duane A. Doyle.
Syracuse was originally called Pacific City, and under the latter name was laid out in 1858. The present name is after Syracuse, New York.
Syracuse is located at(38.669904, -92.874911).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2), all of it land.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 172 people, 68 households, and 45 families living in the city. The population density was 452.6 inhabitants per square mile (174.7/km2). There were 79 housing units at an average density of 207.9 per square mile (80.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.8% White and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.5% of the population.
There were 68 households, of which 29.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.6% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 11.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.8% were non-families. 22.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.04.
The median age in the city was 37.7 years. 25% of residents were under the age of 18; 11.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.3% were from 25 to 44; 23.3% were from 45 to 64; and 15.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
Syracuse is home to the KMOS TV Tower, built in 2003, operated by the University of Central Missouri. At 2000 ft, it is the tallest structure in Missouri. See University of Central Missouri for details.
In Spanish: Syracuse (Misuri) para niños
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