Villard, Minnesota facts for kids
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Villard's historic railway station and a grain elevator
Location of Villard, Minnesota
|• Total||0.83 sq mi (2.16 km2)|
|• Land||0.83 sq mi (2.15 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||1,362 ft (415 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||304.45/sq mi (117.60/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0653658|
Villard is a city in Pope County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 254 at the 2010 census.
Villard was platted in 1882, and named for Henry Villard, a railroad official. A post office has been in operation at Villard since 1882.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.80 square miles (2.07 km2), all of it land.
Minnesota State Highway 28 serves as a main route in the community.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 254 people, 115 households, and 72 families living in the city. The population density was 317.5 inhabitants per square mile (122.6/km2). There were 127 housing units at an average density of 158.8 per square mile (61.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.7% White, 2.0% Native American, 0.8% Asian, and 1.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.4% of the population.
There were 115 households, of which 24.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.4% were married couples living together, 9.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.4% were non-families. 33.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.21 and the average family size was 2.79.
The median age in the city was 45.3 years. 22.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.8% were from 25 to 44; 31.6% were from 45 to 64; and 18.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.6% male and 50.4% female.