Staples Township, Todd County, Minnesota

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

Staples Township is a township in Todd County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 622 at the 2000 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 33.9 square miles (87.7 km²), of which, 32.7 square miles (84.7 km²) of it is land and 1.1 square miles (3.0 km²) of it (3.40%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 622 people, 233 households, and 172 families residing in the township. The population density was 19.0 people per square mile (7.3/km²). There were 274 housing units at an average density of 8.4/sq mi (3.2/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 96.46% White, 0.16% African American, 1.29% Native American, 0.16% Asian, and 1.93% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.13% of the population.

There were 233 households out of which 29.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.9% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.8% were non-families. 21.5% 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 2.67 and the average family size was 3.11.

In the township the population was spread out with 23.3% under the age of 18, 10.3% from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, 26.5% from 45 to 64, and 15.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 109.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 109.2 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $40,469, and the median income for a family was $47,583. Males had a median income of $28,250 versus $16,827 for females. The per capita income for the township was $15,711. About 5.2% of families and 6.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.5% of those under age 18 and 2.0% of those age 65 or over.

References

Bertha | Browerville | Burtrum | Clarissa | Eagle Bend | Grey Eagle | Hewitt | Long Prairie | Osakis‡ | Staples‡ | Swanville‡ | West Union

Full article ▸

related documents
Nockamixon Township, Pennsylvania
Lynn Township, McLeod County, Minnesota
Cambridge Township, Isanti County, Minnesota
Iron Range Township, Itasca County, Minnesota
Popple Grove Township, Mahnomen County, Minnesota
Neshannock Township, Pennsylvania
Onstad Township, Polk County, Minnesota
Lake Eunice Township, Becker County, Minnesota
Pine Lake Township, Cass County, Minnesota
Glendorado Township, Benton County, Minnesota
Turner Township, Aitkin County, Minnesota
Hutchinson Township, McLeod County, Minnesota
Fortier Township, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota
Luverne Township, Rock County, Minnesota
Salisbury Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Franklin Township, Wright County, Minnesota
Bratton Township, Pennsylvania
Southside Township, Wright County, Minnesota
Shieldsville Township, Rice County, Minnesota
Oliver Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania
Greenfield Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania
Crosby Township, Pine County, Minnesota
Breckenridge Township, Wilkin County, Minnesota
Spring Creek Township, Becker County, Minnesota
Trondhjem Township, Otter Tail County, Minnesota
Waukenabo Township, Aitkin County, Minnesota
Grand Haven Charter Township, Michigan
Pine Grove Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania
Greenwood Township, St. Louis County, Minnesota
Mount Pleasant Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania