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Population (2010 Census)

Total: 2,037
Male: 984
Female: 1,053

Age (2010 Census)

Age Total Male Female
Under 5 years of age  7.8%  7.9%  8.2%
 5 to 9 years  9.6%  9.7%  10.3%
 10 to 14 years  9.8%  11.3%  9.0%
 15 to 19 years  5.9%  5.8%  6.5%
 20 to 24 years  3.5%  3.7%  3.6%
 25 to 29 years  5.2%  5.4%  5.4%
 30 to 34 years  7.5%  7.0%  8.5%
 35 to 39 years  8.6%  8.5%  9.2%
 40 to 44 years  7.7%  9.0%  6.9%
 45 to 49 years  6.1%  5.8%  6.8%
 50 to 54 years  6.6%  8.0%  5.7%
 55 to 59 years  4.8%  4.4%  5.5%
 60 to 64  years  3.4%  3.0%  4.0%
 65 to 69 years  2.2%  2.2%  2.3%
 70 to 74 years  2.7%  2.5%  2.9%
 75 to 79 years  2.9%  2.4%  3.6%
 80 to 84 years  2.5%  1.7%  3.5%
 85 years and over  3.2%  1.5%  5.1%
Median age (years)  35.4  34.6  36.5

Race (2010 Census)

  Total
White alone  100.0%
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  0.0%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)  0.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino  100.0%

Households and Families (2010 Census)

Total households in 2010: 56
Family households: 45
Married-couple families: 421
  • With own children under 18: 255
Female householder, no husband present: 74
  • With own children under 18: 56
Average household size: 2.6
Average family size: 2.7

Median household income in the past 12 months (2005-2010 American Community Survey): 57,446

Tenure (2010 Census)

Owner-occupied housing units: 602
Renter-occupied housing units: 157

Educational Attainment (2005-2010 American Community Survey)

Percent high school graduate or higher: 97.4%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 33.4%

Housing Characteristics (2005-2010 American Community Survey)

Median housing value: 169,700
Median gross rent: 666



Population (2000 Census)

July 1, 2005: 1,352
Total: 1,177

Age (2000 Census)

Age Total Male Female
Under 5 years of age  7.3%  9.1%  5.5%
 5 to 9 years  8.0%  8.9%  7.1%
 10 to 14 years  6.6%  8.2%  5.0%
 15 to 19 years  6.9%  7.6%  6.2%
 20 to 24 years  4.8%  4.3%  5.2%
 25 to 34 years  12.1%  12.7%  11.6%
 35 to 44 years  17.9%  18.6%  17.3%
 45 to 54 years  11.9%  11.9%  11.9%
 55 to 59 years  3.1%  2.7%  3.5%
 60 to 64  years  3.5%  3.4%  3.5%
 65 to 74 years  7.2%  6.4%  8.1%
 75 to 84 years  5.4%  4.1%  6.7%
 85 years and over  5.2%  2.1%  8.2%
Median age (years)  37.5  33.9  40.0

Race (2000 Census)

  Total
White alone  98.7%
Black or African American alone  0.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone  0.1%
Asian alone  0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone  0.3%
Some other race  0.2%
Two or more races  0.5%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)  0.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino  98.6%

Households and Families (2000 Census)

Total households in 2000: 457
Family households: 305
Married-couple families: 248
  • With own children under 18: 131
Female householder, no husband present: 41
  • With own children under 18: 29
Average household size: 2.43
Average family size: 3.04
Median household income: $46,953

Tenure (2000 Census)

Owner-occupied housing units: 345
Renter-occupied housing units: 112

Educational Attainment (2000 Census)

Percent high school graduate or higher: 25.5%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%

Housing Characteristics (2000 Census)

Median housing value: $114,500
Median gross rent: $534


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