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Quitman, Missouri

Quitman is a town located in Nodaway County, Missouri. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 46.


Quitman is located at 40°22'23" North, 95°4'37" West (40.373105, -95.076915)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 km² (0.1 mi²). 0.4 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 46 people, 21 households, and 11 families residing in the town. The population density is 126.9/km² (331.1/mi²). There are 24 housing units at an average density of 66.2/km² (172.7/mi²). Everybody in the town is white.

There are 21 households out of which six have children under the age of 18 living with them, ten are married couples living together, one has a female householder with no husband present, and nine are non-families. Nine of all households are made up of individuals and three have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.19 and the average family size is 3.00.

In the town the population is spread out with thirteen people under the age of 18, one between 18 and 24, ten from 25 to 44, seventeen from 45 to 64, and five who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 44 years. In town, there are twenty-three males (of whom sixteen are over age 18), and twenty-three females (of whom seventeen are over age 18).

The median income for a household in the town is $29,375, and the median income for a family is $31,250. Males have a median income of $21,250 versus $16,500 for females. The per capita income for the town is $11,644. 21.0% of the population and 10.5% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 36.8% are under the age of 18 and 0.0% are 65 or older.