FIPS 55-3 Code
US National Archive Codes
Coordinates Latitude: 42.8271987 Longitude: -91.0718478
Demographics & Economic Data
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 35.4 square miles (91.6 km²), of which, 34.3 square miles (88.7 km²) of it is land and 1.1 square miles (2.9 km²) of it (3.17%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 490 people, 185 households, and 143 families residing in the town. The population density was 14.3 people per square mile (5.5/km²). There were 198 housing units at an average density of 5.8 per square mile (2.2/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.59% White and 0.41% Asian.
There were 185 households out of which 31.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.0% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.2% were non-families. 18.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.06.
In the town, the population was spread out with 27.6% under the age of 18, 5.9% from 18 to 24, 25.9% from 25 to 44, 24.1% from 45 to 64, and 16.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 105.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 106.4 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $28,929, and the median income for a family was $30,481. Males had a median income of $25,000 versus $23,125 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,077. About 9.3% of families and 15.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 24.8% of those under age 18 and 12.0% of those age 65 or over.