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Yetter, Iowa
City
Motto: Everything's Better in Yetter
Location of Yetter, Iowa
Location of Yetter, Iowa
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Calhoun
Area
 • Total 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Land 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,230 ft (375 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 34
 • Estimate (2012) 33
 • Density 261.5/sq mi (101.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 51433
Area code(s) 712
FIPS code 19-87375
GNIS feature ID 0463245

Yetter is a city in Calhoun County, Iowa, United States. The population was 34 at the 2010 census.

History

Yetter was platted in 1899. It was named for its founder, L. M. Yetter.

Geography

Yetter is located at 42°18′59″N 94°50′38″W / 42.31639°N 94.84389°W / 42.31639; -94.84389 (42.316473, -94.843820).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1910 107 —    
1920 125 +16.8%
1930 114 −8.8%
1940 135 +18.4%
1950 121 −10.4%
1960 85 −29.8%
1970 52 −38.8%
1980 52 +0.0%
1990 49 −5.8%
2000 36 −26.5%
2010 34 −5.6%
2014 33 −2.9%
2015 33 +0.0%
Source: and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 34 people, 16 households, and 9 families residing in the city. The population density was 261.5 inhabitants per square mile (101.0/km2). There were 20 housing units at an average density of 153.8 per square mile (59.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.1% White and 2.9% Asian.

There were 16 households of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.8% were married couples living together, 12.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 43.8% were non-families. 43.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 25.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.13 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the city was 49.5 years. 20.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 2.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.5% were from 25 to 44; 38.2% were from 45 to 64; and 17.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 61.8% male and 38.2% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 36 people, 18 households, and 9 families residing in the city. The population density was 292.7 people per square mile (115.8/km²). There were 20 housing units at an average density of 162.6 per square mile (64.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White.

There were 18 households out of which 22.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 33.3% were married couples living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 50.0% were non-families. 44.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 27.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.00 and the average family size was 2.78.

19.4% are under the age of 18, 2.8% from 18 to 24, 30.6% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 22.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 125.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 123.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $45,938, and the median income for a family was $46,250. Males had a median income of $28,500 versus $11,563 for females. The per capita income for the city was $21,675. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.

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