About Floodwood MN
Floodwood is a city in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States. Population was 528 at the 2010 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.42 square miles (3.68 km), all of it land.
Floodwood sits at the junction of U.S. Highway 2 and Minnesota State Highway 73. It is roughly halfway between Duluth and Grand Rapids along U.S. Highway 2, as well as roughly halfway between Hibbing and Moose Lake along State Highway 73. Also nearby is the city of Cloquet.
Floodwood is 46 miles (74 km) northwest of Duluth and 37 miles (60 km) southeast of Grand Rapids. Floodwood is 33 miles (53 km) northwest of Cloquet and 40 miles (64 km) south of Hibbing.
The city sits at the junctions of the Floodwood River and the East Savanna River with the Saint Louis River. The area surrounding the city largely comprises forests, wetlands and, where the conditions permit, dairy farms. Nearby peat bogs employ many people from Floodwood, Meadowlands and other communities in southwest Saint Louis County. Protected areas near Floodwood include Savanna Portage State Park, the Savanna State Forest and the Floodwood Game Reserve. The Savanna Portage, together with the three rivers that meet in the city, contributes much to local culture.
As of the census of 2010, there were 528 people, 257 households, and 118 families residing in the city. The population density was 371.8 inhabitants per square mile (143.6/km). There were 292 housing units at an average density of 205.6 per square mile (79.4/km). The racial makeup of the city was 93.9% White, 0.8% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.4% from other races, and 4.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.1% of the population.
There were 257 households of which 23.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 30.0% were married couples living together, 10.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 54.1% were non-families. 47.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.03 and the average family size was 2.92.
The median age in the city was 40.9 years. 21.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.8% were from 25 to 44; 24.5% were from 45 to 64; and 20.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.4% male and 49.6% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 503 people (as of 2009, it was estimated to have 530), 254 households, and 112 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,131.9 people per square mile (441.4/km²). There were 290 housing units at an average density of 652.6 per square mile (254.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.22% White, 0.99% Native American, 0.20% Asian, and 1.59% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.80% of the population. 48.5% were of Finnish, 18.5% German, 6.5% Swedish and 5.9% Polish ancestry.
There were 254 households out of which 22.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 28.7% were married couples living together, 9.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 55.9% were non-families. 49.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 26.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.98 and the average family size was 2.88.
In the city, the population was spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 26.0% from 25 to 44, 16.9% from 45 to 64, and 24.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 91.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.2 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $18,977, and the median income for a family was $30,833. Males had a median income of $30,179 versus $19,375 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,649. About 12.0% of families and 19.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.9% of those under age 18 and 25.4% of those age 65 or over.
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Floodwood Minnesota neighborhoods include: Adrian, Afton, Aitkin, Akeley, Albany, Albertville, Alexandria, Alpha, Altura, Amboy, Andover, Angle Inlet, Annandale, Anoka, Appleton, Apple Valley, Arco, Arden Hills, Ashby, Atwater, Audubon, Austin, Avon, Backus, Bagley, Balaton, Barnesville, Battle Lake, Baudette, Baxter, Bayport, Beaver Creek, Becker, Belgrade, Bellechester, Belle Plaine, Belview, Bemidji, Bena, Benson, Bertha, Bethel, Bigelow, Big Falls, Big Lake, Birchdale, Blaine, Blomkest, Blooming Prairie, Bloomington, Bluffton, Bowlus, Braham, Brainerd, Brandon, Brewster, Brooklyn Park, Brook Park, Brooten, Browerville, Brownton, Buffalo, Burnsville, Burtrum, Byron, Callaway, Cambridge, Campbell, Canby, Cannon Falls, Canton, Carlos, Carver, Cass Lake, Cedar, Center City, Champlin, Chanhassen, Chaska, Chatfield, Chisago City, Circle Pines, Claremont, Clarissa, Clarkfield, Clear Lake, Clearwater, Climax, Clitherall, Clontarf, Cohasset, Cokato, Cold Spring, Cologne, Columbia Heights, Comfrey, Comstock, Cottage Grove, Cottonwood, Courtland, Crosby, Crosslake, Crystal, Cushing, Dakota, Dalbo, Dalton, Danvers, Dawson, Dayton, Deer Creek, Deer River, Deerwood, De Graff, Delano, Dellwood, Dennison, Dent, Detroit Lakes, Dilworth, Dodge Center, Dover, Duluth, Dundas, Dundee, Eagan, Eagle Bend, Eagle Lake, Echo, Eden Prairie, Eden Valley, Edgerton, Edina, Effie, Elgin, Elizabeth, Elko New Market, Elk River, Ellendale, Ellsworth, Emily, Erhard, Essig, Euclid, Evansville, Eveleth, Excelsior, Eyota, Fairfax, Falcon Heights, Faribault, Farmington, Farwell, Federal Dam, Felton, Fergus Falls, Fifty Lakes, Fisher, Foley, Forest Lake, Foreston, Fort Ripley, Fountain, Frazee, Freeport, Fridley, Frontenac, Fulda, Garden City, Garfield, Garrison, Garvin, Gaylord, Georgetown, Gheen, Ghent, Gibbon, Glencoe, Glenwood, Glyndon, Goodhue, Good Thunder, Granite Falls, Grasston, Green Isle, Grey Eagle, Hackensack, Hamburg, Hamel, Hammond, Hampton, Hanley Falls, Hanover, Hanska, Hardwick, Harmony, Harris, Hastings, Hawick, Hawley, Hayfield, Hendricks, Henning, Heron Lake, Hewitt, Hillman, Hills, Hinckley, Hitterdal, Hoffman, Holdingford, Holloway, Holmes City, Hopkins, Houston, Howard Lake, Hugo, Hutchinson, International Falls, Inver Grove Heights, Ironton, Isanti, Isle, Ivanhoe, Jackson, Janesville, Jasper, Jeffers, Jenkins, Jordan, Kabetogama, Kanaranzi, Kandiyohi, Kasson, Kellogg, Kenneth, Kensington, Kenyon, Kerkhoven, Kilkenny, Kimball, La Crescent, Lafayette, Lake Benton, Lake City, Lake Crystal, Lake Elmo, Lakefield, Lake George, Lakeland, Lakeland Shores, Lake Lillian, Lake Park, Lakeville, Lanesboro, Laporte, Leota, Lester Prairie, Le Sueur, Lewiston, Lindstrom, Lino Lakes, Lismore, Litchfield, Little Canada, Littlefork, Loman, Long Lake, Long Prairie, Longville, Lonsdale, Loretto, Lowry, Luverne, Lynd, Mabel, Madelia, Madison Lake, Magnolia, Mahtomedi, Mankato, Mantorville, Maple Grove, Maple Lake, Maple Plain, Mapleton, Margie, Marine On Saint Croix, Marshall, Mayer, Mazeppa, Medford, Melrose, Menahga, Mendota, Mendota Heights, Merrifield, Milaca, Milan, Millville, Milroy, Miltona, Minneapolis, Minneiska, Minneota, Minnesota City, Minnesota Lake, Minnetonka, Mizpah, Montevideo, Montgomery, Monticello, Montrose, Moorhead, Mora, Morgan, Morristown, Motley, Mound, Murdock, Nelson, Nerstrand, Nevis, New Brighton, New Germany, New Hope, New London, Newport, New Prague, New Richland, New Trier, New Ulm, New York Mills, Nicollet, Nisswa, North Branch, Northfield, North Mankato, North Oaks, Northome, Norwood Young America, Nowthen, Oakdale, Oak Island, Oak Park, Ogema, Ogilvie, Okabena, Oronoco, Orr, Osage, Osakis, Osseo, Ostrander, Ottertail, Outing, Owatonna, Parkers Prairie, Park Rapids, Paynesville, Pelican Rapids, Pemberton, Pennock, Pequot Lakes, Perham, Perley, Peterson, Pierz, Pillager, Pine Island, Pine River, Pipestone, Plainview, Plato, Ponsford, Porter, Preston, Princeton, Prinsburg, Prior Lake, Racine, Ramsey, Randolph, Ranier, Raymond, Reading, Reads Landing, Red Wing, Remer, Renville, Rice, Richfield, Richmond, Richville, Richwood, Robbinsdale, Rochert, Rochester, Rockford, Rogers, Rollingstone, Roosevelt, Rosemount, Roseville, Rothsay, Round Lake, Royalton, Rush City, Rushford, Rushmore, Russell, Ruthton, Sabin, Saint Anthony, Saint Augusta, Saint Bonifacius, Saint Charles, Saint Clair, Saint Cloud, Saint Francis, Saint James, Saint Joseph, Saint Michael, Saint Paul, Saint Paul Park, Saint Peter, Saint Stephen, Sanborn, Sandstone, Sargeant, Sartell, Sauk Centre, Sauk Rapids, Savage, Scandia, Sebeka, Shafer, Shakopee, Shoreview, Silver Lake, Sleepy Eye, Solway, South Haven, South Saint Paul, Spicer, Springfield, Spring Park, Spring Valley, Stacy, Stanchfield, Staples, Steen, Stewart, Stewartville, Stillwater, Sunburg, Sunfish Lake, Swanville, Swatara, Taunton, Taylors Falls, Tracy, Twin Valley, Tyler, Ulen, Underwood, Utica, Verdi, Vergas, Verndale, Vernon Center, Vesta, Victoria, Villard, Vining, Virginia, Wabasha, Waconia, Wadena, Wahkon, Waite Park, Walker, Waltham, Wanamingo, Warsaw, Waseca, Watertown, Waterville, Watkins, Waubun, Waverly, Wayzata, Webster, Welch, West Concord, West Lakeland, West Union, White Bear Lake, White Bear Lk, White Bear Township, Willernie, Williams, Willmar, Wilmont, Windom, Winona, Winsted, Winthrop, Wolf Lake, Wolverton, Woodbury, Wood Lake, Worthington, Wrenshall, Wykoff, Wyoming, Young America, Zimmerman, Zumbro Falls, Zumbrota
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