Manchester is a city in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 57 at the 2010 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.09 square miles (0.23 km), all of it land.
Minnesota State Highway 13 serves as a main route in the community, and Interstate 90 is nearby.
As of the census of 2010, there were 57 people, 26 households, and 15 families residing in the city. The population density was 633.3 inhabitants per square mile (244.5/km). There were 30 housing units at an average density of 333.3 per square mile (128.7/km). The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.8% of the population.
There were 26 households of which 23.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 3.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 42.3% were non-families. 38.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 3.00.
The median age in the city was 36.8 years. 26.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.6% were from 25 to 44; 22.9% were from 45 to 64; and 19.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 59.6% male and 40.4% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 81 people, 32 households, and 23 families residing in the city. The population density was 910.2 people per square mile (347.5/km²). There were 33 housing units at an average density of 370.8 per square mile (141.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 100.00% White.
There were 32 households out of which 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.8% were married couples living together, 15.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.1% were non-families. 18.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.96.
In the city, the population was spread out with 23.5% under the age of 18, 11.1% from 18 to 24, 23.5% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to 64, and 17.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 97.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $26,786, and the median income for a family was $49,375. Males had a median income of $35,833 versus $19,375 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,392. There were 15.8% of families and 15.6% of the population living below the poverty line, including 19.2% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.