Delton Township, Cottonwood County, Minnesota

related topics
{township, household, population}
{household, population, female}

Delton Township is a township in Cottonwood County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 146 at the 2000 census.

Contents

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 35.7 square miles (92.6 km²), of which, 35.7 square miles (92.5 km²) of it is land and 0.03% is water.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 146 people, 55 households, and 44 families residing in the township. The population density was 4.1 people per square mile (1.6/km²). There were 58 housing units at an average density of 1.6/sq mi (0.6/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 96.58% White, 0.68% African American, 0.68% Asian, and 2.05% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.68% of the population.

There were 55 households out of which 34.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 72.7% were married couples living together, 3.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.2% were non-families. 16.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the township the population was spread out with 24.7% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 30.1% from 25 to 44, 22.6% from 45 to 64, and 15.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 105.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 115.7 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $41,563, and the median income for a family was $43,000. Males had a median income of $28,125 versus $18,125 for females. The per capita income for the township was $20,666. There were 15.2% of families and 12.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including 23.1% of under eighteens and 8.3% of those over 64.

Politics

Delton Township is located in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator Tim Walz, a Democrat. At the state level, Delton Township is located in Senate District 22, represented by Republican Doug Magnus, and in House District 22B, represented by Republican Rod Hamilton.

References

Full article ▸

related documents
Rush Lake Township, Otter Tail County, Minnesota
Clay Township, Hubbard County, Minnesota
La Grand Township, Douglas County, Minnesota
Sanford Township, Grant County, Minnesota
Baldwin Township, Sherburne County, Minnesota
Sibley Township, Crow Wing County, Minnesota
Parnell Township, Traverse County, Minnesota
Montour Township, Pennsylvania
Mantrap Township, Hubbard County, Minnesota
Inguadona Township, Cass County, Minnesota
Ellsworth Township, Meeker County, Minnesota
Castanea Township, Pennsylvania
Cumberland Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania
Fahlun Township, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota
Equality Township, Red Lake County, Minnesota
Moonshine Township, Big Stone County, Minnesota
Battle Township, Beltrami County, Minnesota
Moe Township, Douglas County, Minnesota
Athens Township, Michigan
Maple Lake Township, Wright County, Minnesota
New Auburn Township, Sibley County, Minnesota
Robeson Township, Pennsylvania
Buffalo Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania
Hobart Township, Otter Tail County, Minnesota
Victor Township, Wright County, Minnesota
Tumuli Township, Otter Tail County, Minnesota
Garden Township, Polk County, Minnesota
Clow Township, Kittson County, Minnesota
Pliny Township, Aitkin County, Minnesota
Ogema Township, Pine County, Minnesota