See biographies by C. H. Whitaker (1925) and R. Oliver (1983).
Minnesota State Highway 58 and County Highway 9 are two of the main routes in the community.
There were 293 households out of which 35.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.0% were married couples living together, 6.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.8% were non-families. 27.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.28.
In the city the population was spread out with 29.2% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 29.4% from 25 to 44, 17.6% from 45 to 64, and 14.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 102.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.1 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $43,250, and the median income for a family was $49,531. Males had a median income of $32,031 versus $21,765 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,873. About 1.0% of families and 3.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 11.3% of those age 65 or over.
The Goodhue Area Historical Society was responsible for the construction of a museum in the community.
Since the mid-1990s, Goodhue, like many Midwestern municipalities with medium to large elevator operations, has seen its housing base and population grow.
The first significant growth in 20 years began with construction of several homes in an annexed area north of Third Avenue and west of Sixth Street.
Goodhue in front and yes, alone ; Justin Goodhue breaks away from a three-way first-round tie to lead by a shot in the Portland Open.
Jun 29, 2007; TOM CHARD Staff Writer Portland Press Herald (Maine) 06-29-2007 Goodhue in front and yes, alone ; Justin Goodhue...