Hull, Iowa – Wikipedia

City in Iowa, United States
Hull is a city in Sioux County, Iowa, United States. The population was 2,384 at the time of the 2020 census. [ 2 ]

history [edit ]

The city was incorporated on May 15, 1886. [ 3 ] Hull was named for John A. T. Hull, a extremity of the United States House of Representatives from Iowa. [ 4 ] It was previously named Pattersonville for John G. Patterson, before changing its name to Winland then ultimately Hull in the 1880s. [ 3 ] [ 5 ] [ 6 ] [ 7 ] In 1993, The Foreign Candy Company of Hull became the first american firm to import Warheads ( candy ). [ 8 ] [ 9 ]

In 2004, Hull received a $ 400,000 award from Vision Iowa to build the Pattersonville Park and Cultural Center. Some of the money was returned in 2011 because the park had not been constructed. [ 10 ] [ 11 ]

geography [edit ]

Hull is located at ( 43.190203, -96.134390 ). [ 12 ] According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.20 public square miles ( 3.11 km2 ), all land. [ 13 ]

Demographics [edit ]

The population of Hull, Iowa from US census data The population of Hull, Iowa from US census data

2010 census [edit ]

As of the census [ 15 ] of 2010, 2,175 people, 741 households, and 577 families resided in the city. The population density was 1,812.5 inhabitants per square mile ( 699.8/km2 ). The 764 house units averaged 636.7 per feather nautical mile ( 245.8/km2 ). The racial makeup of the city was 92.6 % White, 0.4 % african American, 0.6 % native American, 0.7 % asian, 5.1 % from other races, and 0.7 % from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any raceway were 9.1 % of the population. Of the 741 households, 38.9 % had children under the age of 18 animation with them, 71.7 % were married couples living in concert, 3.5 % had a female homeowner with no husband introduce, 2.7 % had a male homeowner with no wife present, and 22.1 % were not families. About 20.1 % of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.4 % had person living alone who was 65 years of senesce or older. The average family size was 2.85 and the average family size was 3.30. The median historic period in the city was 32.5 years ; 30.5 % of residents were under the age of 18 ; 8.5 % were between the ages of 18 and 24 ; 25 % were from 25 to 44 ; 20.3 % were from 45 to 64 ; and 15.6 % were 65 years of old age or older. The sex makeup of the city was 49.8 % male and 50.2 % female.

2000 census [edit ]

As of the census [ 16 ] of 2000, there were 1,960 people, 682 households, and 527 families residing in the city. The population concentration was 1,638.4 people per squarely mile ( 630.6/km2 ). There were 709 housing units at an average density of 592.7 per hearty nautical mile ( 228.1/km2 ). The racial makeup of the city was 94.34 % White, 0.05 % african American, 1.12 % asian, 3.78 % from other races, and 0.71 % from two or more races. spanish american or Latino of any race were 6.28 % of the population. There were 682 households, out of which 40.0 % had children under the age of 18 exist with them, 72.7 % were married couples living together, 2.9 % had a female homeowner with no husband show, and 22.7 % were non-families. 21.3 % of all households were made up of individuals, and 13.9 % had person living alone who was 65 years of old age or older. The average family size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.30. In the city, the population was spread out, with 30.7 % under the age of 18, 8.5 % from 18 to 24, 24.5 % from 25 to 44, 17.9 % from 45 to 64, and 18.4 % who were 65 years of old age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females, there were 95.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.5 males. The median income for a family in the city was $ 38,269, and the medial income for a family was $ 43,919. Males had a medial income of $ 31,100 versus $ 17,991 for females. The per head income for the city was $ 16,153. About 6.1 % of families and 8.2 % of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.5 % of those under old age 18 and 10.5 % of those senesce 65 or over .

Schools [edit ]

Boyden–Hull Community School District includes Hull in its limit, [ 17 ] and operates Boyden-Hull Elementary School in Boyden, [ 18 ] and Boyden–Hull Junior/High School in Hull ; the latter houses the zone ‘s headquarters. [ 19 ] Area private schools :

economy [edit ]

agriculture [edit ]

Located in Northwest Iowa, much of Hull ‘s economy is centered around the agricultural industry, either directly or indirectly. Agropur Cooperative is located in Hull [ 20 ] and is the largest employer. The Foreign Candy Company, distributors of Warheads sourness candy and early sweets, was started in Hull in 1978. [ 21 ] [ 22 ] The Pizza Ranch restaurant chain was founded in Hull in 1981. [ 23 ] [ 24 ] A Subway opened in February 2013. [ 25 ] The Hull Co-op Society provides a number of agrarian services to Hull and surrounding areas, including a grain elevator, prey mill, and custom spray. early businesses include Hull Feed and Produce which provides feed mill services, and Hull Veterinary Clinic.

finance [edit ]

Two banks have branches in Hull : Iowa State Bank and American State Bank. Iowa State Bank started as Baumann Brothers Bank in 1879. Ten years by and by, it was renamed Iowa State Bank. It closed for a brusque period during the Great Depression and was reopened in 1934. [ 26 ] american State Bank moved to Hull in 2004, and constructed a fresh build in 2007. It besides has branches in Alvord, Granville, Hospers, and Sioux Center. It is the largest depository financial institution in Sioux County. [ 27 ]

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