is a village in Bollinger County
, United States
. The population was 145 at the 2000 census
, at which time it was a town. It is part of the Cape Girardeau
, MO-IL Micropolitan Statistical Area
Glen Allen or Glenallen?
The legal name of the settlement is "Glen Allen". However, the US Post Office there is "Glenallen", which was also the spelling of the St. Louis, Iron Mountain, and Southern Railway Company
station there. Locals uniformly refer to this location as "Glen Allen", as does the US Census Bureau
The USGS refers to this community with both names
, and the State of Missouri also uses both names.
Glen Allen is located at (37.316872, -90.028248).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²), all of it land.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 145 people, 50 households, and 38 families residing in the town. The population density
was 2,477.5 people per square mile (933.1/km²). There were 64 housing units at an average density of 1,093.5/sq mi (411.8/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 91.03% White
, 5.52% Native American
, and 3.45% from two or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 4.14% of the population.
There were 50 households out of which 44.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.0% were married couples living together, 18.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.0% were non-families. 20.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.90 and the average family size was 3.39.
In the town the population was spread out with 35.2% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 30.3% from 25 to 44, 15.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 74.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.3 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $15,000, and the median income for a family was $26,250. Males had a median income of $16,875 versus $12,188 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,079. There were 30.0% of families and 30.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including 30.8% of under eighteens and 33.3% of those over 64.