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Population (2010 Census)

Total: 905
Male: 422
Female: 483

Age (2010 Census)

Age Total Male Female
Under 5 years of age  7.0%  8.5%  6.4%
 5 to 9 years  5.7%  5.2%  7.1%
 10 to 14 years  6.4%  8.1%  5.7%
 15 to 19 years  5.7%  7.1%  5.2%
 20 to 24 years  3.1%  3.3%  3.3%
 25 to 29 years  4.1%  5.2%  3.6%
 30 to 34 years  4.4%  4.0%  5.5%
 35 to 39 years  4.9%  6.2%  4.3%
 40 to 44 years  4.5%  5.0%  4.7%
 45 to 49 years  6.3%  7.1%  6.4%
 50 to 54 years  6.0%  5.0%  7.8%
 55 to 59 years  6.5%  6.9%  7.1%
 60 to 64  years  5.2%  5.9%  5.2%
 65 to 69 years  3.9%  4.3%  4.0%
 70 to 74 years  5.2%  4.0%  7.1%
 75 to 79 years  6.5%  4.0%  10.0%
 80 to 84 years  7.0%  6.2%  8.8%
 85 years and over  7.6%  4.0%  12.3%
Median age (years)  48.3  42.5  53.9

Race (2010 Census)

  Total
White alone  97.2%
Black or African American alone  0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone  0.1%
Asian alone  0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone  0.0%
Some other race  0.3%
Two or more races  1.7%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)  2.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino  95.2%

Households and Families (2010 Census)

Total households in 2010: 405
Family households: 336
Married-couple families: 192
  • With own children under 18: 68
Female householder, no husband present: 32
  • With own children under 18: 25
Average household size: 2.2
Average family size: 3.1

Median household income in the past 12 months (2005-2010 American Community Survey): 28,625

Tenure (2010 Census)

Owner-occupied housing units: 330
Renter-occupied housing units: 75

Educational Attainment (2005-2010 American Community Survey)

Percent high school graduate or higher: 82.1%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%

Housing Characteristics (2005-2010 American Community Survey)

Median housing value: 53,100
Median gross rent: 479



Population (2000 Census)

July 1, 2005: 897
Total: 963

Age (2000 Census)

Age Total Male Female
Under 5 years of age  6.0%  7.3%  4.9%
 5 to 9 years  4.8%  4.9%  4.7%
 10 to 14 years  5.2%  6.9%  3.7%
 15 to 19 years  5.6%  6.6%  4.7%
 20 to 24 years  3.7%  3.5%  3.9%
 25 to 34 years  7.6%  8.6%  6.7%
 35 to 44 years  9.4%  10.4%  8.6%
 45 to 54 years  13.4%  14.6%  12.3%
 55 to 59 years  3.3%  4.2%  2.5%
 60 to 64  years  4.0%  4.4%  3.7%
 65 to 74 years  15.2%  12.6%  17.4%
 75 to 84 years  12.9%  11.3%  14.3%
 85 years and over  8.8%  4.6%  12.5%
Median age (years)  49.4  46.1  56.1

Race (2000 Census)

  Total
White alone  98.4%
Black or African American alone  0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone  0.0%
Asian alone  0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone  0.0%
Some other race  1.0%
Two or more races  0.2%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)  2.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino  97.1%

Households and Families (2000 Census)

Total households in 2000: 432
Family households: 269
Married-couple families: 235
  • With own children under 18: 76
Female householder, no husband present: 25
  • With own children under 18: 15
Average household size: 2.1
Average family size: 2.7
Median household income: $30,694

Tenure (2000 Census)

Owner-occupied housing units: 367
Renter-occupied housing units: 65

Educational Attainment (2000 Census)

Percent high school graduate or higher: 40.9%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%

Housing Characteristics (2000 Census)

Median housing value: $36,800
Median gross rent: $323


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