Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.4% of the population. There were 25,439 households of which 25.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.6% were married couples living together, 10.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 47.5% were non-families. In the 2008 presidential election, Barack Obama and Joe Biden won 54% of the vote in the city, and John Mc Cain and Sarah Palin 46%.
Remnants of the deep ravines that separated the three are still visible today. Murphy (1928–32, 1945–48), Phil Collignon (1932–45), Mathew Malisheski (1948–52), Lawrence A. Mealey (1960–64), Ed Henry (1964–71), Al Loehr (1971–80), Sam Huston (1980–89), Chuck Winkelman (1989–97), Larry Meyer (1997–2001), and John Ellenbecker (2001–05).
Jane Grey Swisshelm, an abolitionist newspaper editor who had migrated from Pittsburgh, repeatedly attacked Lowry in print.
At one point he organized a "Committee of Vigilance" that broke into Swisshelm's newspaper office and removed her press, throwing it into the Mississippi River. The US Supreme Court's 1857 decision in the Dred Scott case ruled that slaves could not file freedom suits, as well as declaring the Missouri Compromise unconstitutional, so the territory's prohibition against slavery became unenforceable. Cloud area when the Civil War broke out, taking their slaves with them.
Granite quarries have operated in the area since the 1880s, giving St. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 41.08 square miles (106.40 km St.
Cloud its nickname, "The Granite City." In 1917, Samuel Pandolfo started the Pan Motor Company in St. Cloud lies in the warm summer humid continental climate zone (Köppen climate classification Dfb), with hot, humid summers and cold winters with moderate to heavy snowfall. Bensen (1905), David Mc Carty (1907), Louis Brown (1907), Hugh Evans (1908–09), D.
30.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.