Hurdland is a city in Knox County, Missouri, United States. The population was 163 at the 2010 census.HistoryHurdland was platted in 1872 when the railroad was extended to that point. The community was named after John Hurd, the original owner of the town site. A post office has been in operation at Hurdland since 1872.GeographyHurdland is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.33sqmi, all of it land.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 163 people, 75 households, and 41 families residing in the city. The population density was 493.9PD/sqmi. There were 94 housing units at an average density of 284.8/sqmi. The racial makeup of the city was 97.5% White and 2.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.6% of the population.There were 75 households of which 25.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.7% were married couples living together, 8.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 45.3% were non-families. 40.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.90.