How is a town in Oconto
County, Wisconsin, United
States. The population was 563 at the 2000
census.
Geography
According to the
United
States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of
35.1
square miles
(90.8
km²), of which, 34.9 square
miles (90.5 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles
(0.3 km²) of it (0.34%) is water.
Demographics
As of the
census of 2000, there were 563
people, 207 households, and 152 families residing in the town. The
population density was 16.1
people per square mile (6.2/km²). There were 229 housing units at
an average density of 6.6/sq mi (2.5/km²). The racial makeup
of the town was 94.85%
White,
4.44%
Native American,
and 0.71% from two or more races.
Hispanic or
Latino of any race were 1.07% of the
population.
There were 207 households out of which 32.4% had children under the
age of 18 living with them, 68.6% were
married
couples living together, 2.9% had a female householder with no
husband present, and 26.1% were non-families. 22.2% of all
households were made up of individuals and 9.2% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size
was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.24.
In the town the population was spread out with 28.4% under the age
of 18, 6.2% from 18 to 24, 27.5% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to
64, and 13.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
39 years. For every 100 females there were 114.1 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 111.0 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $39,167, and the
median income for a family was $44,125. Males had a median income
of $28,393 versus $20,521 for females. The
per capita income for the town was
$15,447. About 3.8% of families and 7.7% of the population were
below the
poverty line, including 13.2%
of those under age 18 and 6.8% of those age 65 or over.
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