Randall, Iowa

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Randall, Iowa
Location of Randall, Iowa
Location of Randall, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°14′15″N 93°36′9″W / 42.23750°N 93.60250°W / 42.23750; -93.60250Coordinates: 42°14′15″N 93°36′9″W / 42.23750°N 93.60250°W / 42.23750; -93.60250
Country United States
State Iowa
CountyHamilton
Area
 • Total0.41 sq mi (1.05 km2)
 • Land0.41 sq mi (1.05 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,020 ft (311 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total154
 • Density380.25/sq mi (146.64/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
50231
Area code(s)515
FIPS code19-65595
GNIS feature ID0460520

Randall is a city in Hamilton County, Iowa, United States. The population was 154 at the time of the 2020 census.[2]

History[edit]

A post office called Randall has been in operation since 1863.[3] The city was named for Samuel J. Randall, a member of the House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.[4]

Geography[edit]

Randall is located at 42°14′15″N 93°36′9″W / 42.23750°N 93.60250°W / 42.23750; -93.60250 (42.237408, -93.602532).[5]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.41 square miles (1.06 km2), all land.[6]

Demographics[edit]

Historical populations
YearPop.±%
1950202—    
1960201−0.5%
1970179−10.9%
1980171−4.5%
1990161−5.8%
2000148−8.1%
2010173+16.9%
2020154−11.0%
Source:"U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2020-03-29. and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census[7][2]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[8] of 2010, there were 173 people, 75 households, and 50 families living in the city. The population density was 422.0 inhabitants per square mile (162.9/km2). There were 79 housing units at an average density of 192.7 per square mile (74.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.4% White and 0.6% Asian.

There were 75 households, of which 28.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.7% were married couples living together, 4.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 30.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 2.92.

The median age in the city was 44.5 years. 22.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.3% were from 25 to 44; 32.9% were from 45 to 64; and 16.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.0% male and 48.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[9] of 2000, there were 148 people, 68 households, and 45 families living in the city. The population density was 321.8 people per square mile (124.2/km2). There were 75 housing units at an average density of 163.1 per square mile (63.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.35% of the population.

There were 68 households, out of which 27.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.9% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.8% were non-families. 32.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.18 and the average family size was 2.76.

In the city, the population was spread out, with 24.3% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 29.7% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 13.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females, there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.7 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $30,750, and the median income for a family was $40,875. Males had a median income of $27,500 versus $22,500 for females. The per capita income for the city was $20,991. There were 4.4% of families and 6.4% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 16.7% of those over 64.

Education[edit]

South Hamilton Community School District serves this community.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 16, 2022.
  2. ^ a b "2020 Census State Redistricting Data". census.gov. United states Census Bureau. Retrieved 12 August 2021.
  3. ^ "Hamilton County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 March 2015.
  4. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 116.
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-05-11.
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  8. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-05-11.
  9. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  10. ^ "South Hamilton" (PDF). Iowa Department of Education. Retrieved 2019-08-03.

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