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Population (2010 Census)

Total: 262
Male: 130
Female: 132

Age (2010 Census)

Age Total Male Female
Under 5 years of age  10.3%  11.5%  9.2%
 5 to 9 years  8.4%  9.2%  7.7%
 10 to 14 years  5.3%  4.6%  6.2%
 15 to 19 years  4.2%  4.6%  3.8%
 20 to 24 years  8.4%  7.7%  9.2%
 25 to 29 years  5.0%  4.6%  5.4%
 30 to 34 years  6.1%  7.7%  4.6%
 35 to 39 years  5.7%  5.4%  6.2%
 40 to 44 years  4.2%  3.8%  4.6%
 45 to 49 years  5.3%  6.9%  3.8%
 50 to 54 years  7.3%  6.2%  8.5%
 55 to 59 years  5.7%  6.9%  4.6%
 60 to 64  years  7.6%  7.7%  7.7%
 65 to 69 years  5.3%  3.1%  7.7%
 70 to 74 years  3.1%  3.8%  2.3%
 75 to 79 years  3.8%  3.1%  4.6%
 80 to 84 years  3.1%  1.5%  4.6%
 85 years and over  1.1%  1.5%  0.8%
Median age (years)  37.6  36.0  38.0

Race (2010 Census)

  Total
White alone  99.2%
Black or African American alone  0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone  0.0%
Asian alone  0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone  0.0%
Some other race  0.0%
Two or more races  0.8%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)  0.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino  99.2%

Households and Families (2010 Census)

Total households in 2010: 111
Family households: 68
Married-couple families: 54
  • With own children under 18: 22
Female householder, no husband present: 9
  • With own children under 18: 7
Average household size: 2.4
Average family size: 2.9

Median household income in the past 12 months (2005-2010 American Community Survey): 45,000

Tenure (2010 Census)

Owner-occupied housing units: 82
Renter-occupied housing units: 29

Educational Attainment (2005-2010 American Community Survey)

Percent high school graduate or higher: 80.5%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%

Housing Characteristics (2005-2010 American Community Survey)

Median housing value: 73,100
Median gross rent: 367



Population (2000 Census)

July 1, 2005: 228
Total: 243

Age (2000 Census)

Age Total Male Female
Under 5 years of age  4.5%  6.2%  3.1%
 5 to 9 years  7.8%  4.4%  10.8%
 10 to 14 years  6.2%  8.8%  3.8%
 15 to 19 years  8.6%  7.1%  10.0%
 20 to 24 years  3.7%  3.5%  3.8%
 25 to 34 years  9.9%  10.6%  9.2%
 35 to 44 years  14.0%  14.2%  13.8%
 45 to 54 years  14.4%  15.0%  13.8%
 55 to 59 years  7.8%  10.6%  5.4%
 60 to 64  years  3.3%  3.5%  3.1%
 65 to 74 years  10.7%  8.8%  12.3%
 75 to 84 years  8.2%  7.1%  9.2%
 85 years and over  0.8%  0.0%  1.5%
Median age (years)  41.4  41.3  41.5

Race (2000 Census)

  Total
White alone  98.8%
Black or African American alone  0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone  0.0%
Asian alone  0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone  0.0%
Some other race  0.0%
Two or more races  0.8%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)  0.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino  98.8%

Households and Families (2000 Census)

Total households in 2000: 111
Family households: 71
Married-couple families: 54
  • With own children under 18: 20
Female householder, no husband present: 14
  • With own children under 18: 9
Average household size: 2.19
Average family size: 2.76
Median household income: $25,500

Tenure (2000 Census)

Owner-occupied housing units: 83
Renter-occupied housing units: 28

Educational Attainment (2000 Census)

Percent high school graduate or higher: 36.4%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%

Housing Characteristics (2000 Census)

Median housing value: $36,300
Median gross rent: $371


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