|— City —|
Location of Swanville, Minnesota
|- Total||0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)|
|- Land||0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)|
|- Water||0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,181 ft (360 m)|
|- Density||694.0/sq mi (267.9/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|- Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0652916|
Minnesota State Highway 28 serves as a main route in the community.
As of the census of 2000, there were 351 people, 142 households, and 91 families residing in the city. The population density was 694.0 people per square mile (265.7/km²). There were 148 housing units at an average density of 292.6/sq mi (112.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.43% White, 0.28% Asian, and 0.28% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.99% of the population.
There were 142 households out of which 31.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.3% were married couples living together, 9.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.9% were non-families. 33.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 26.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 3.14.
In the city the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 10.3% from 18 to 24, 24.2% from 25 to 44, 19.4% from 45 to 64, and 19.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 89.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.3 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $31,250, and the median income for a family was $45,875. Males had a median income of $31,667 versus $21,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,007. About 9.6% of families and 12.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.2% of those under age 18 and 32.8% of those age 65 or over.
Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church
Saint Peter Lutheran Church (LCMS)
Swanville Bible Church