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Haverhill, Iowa
City
Location of Haverhill, Iowa
Location of Haverhill, Iowa
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Marshall
Area
 • Total 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Land 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,014 ft (309 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 173
 • Estimate (2012) 175
 • Density 1,330.8/sq mi (513.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 50120
Area code(s) 641
FIPS code 19-35220
GNIS feature ID 0457323

Haverhill is a city in Marshall County, Iowa, United States. The population was 173 at the 2010 census.

History

Haverhill had its start in the year 1882 by the building of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway through that territory. The residents had a festival called Haverhill Days, this festival consists of the celebration of the history of Haverhill, a tour of the black smith shop , and more. Haverhill Days was not continued until 2016 when closed in about 2000 due to bad weather or low predicted turnout.

Geography

Haverhill is located at 41°56′42″N 92°57′41″W / 41.945°N 92.96139°W / 41.945; -92.96139 (41.945053, -92.961398). Haverhill is located on County Highway E63, 2 miles west of IA Hwy 14, 6 miles from Marshalltown, the county seat.

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

Demographics

Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1970 160 —    
1980 173 +8.1%
1990 144 −16.8%
2000 170 +18.1%
2010 173 +1.8%
2014 175 +1.2%
2015 175 +0.0%
Source: and Iowa Data Center
Source:
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 173 people, 64 households, and 51 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,330.8 inhabitants per square mile (513.8/km2). There were 68 housing units at an average density of 523.1 per square mile (202.0/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.4% White and 0.6% from two or more races.

There were 64 households of which 37.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.6% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 20.3% were non-families. 15.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.70 and the average family size was 3.04.

The median age in the city was 37.2 years. 26% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.8% were from 25 to 44; 30% were from 45 to 64; and 11% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 53.2% male and 46.8% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 170 people, 62 households, and 45 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,304.0 people per square mile (504.9/km²). There were 66 housing units at an average density of 506.2 per square mile (196.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.24% White, 0.59% Asian, 1.18% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.76% of the population.

There were 62 households out of which 38.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.5% were married couples living together, 4.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.4% were non-families. 22.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the city, the population was spread out with 31.2% under the age of 18, 5.9% from 18 to 24, 32.9% from 25 to 44, 18.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 107.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $45,417, and the median income for a family was $48,250. Males had a median income of $33,750 versus $19,688 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,702. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.

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