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Aquebogue, New York

Aquebogue is a town located in Suffolk County, New York. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 2,254.

Geography Aquebogue is located at 40°56'8" North, 72°37'14" West (40.935640, -72.620674)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 11.8 km² (4.5 mi²). 9.9 km² (3.8 mi²) of it is land and 1.8 km² (0.7 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 15.42% water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 2,254 people, 872 households, and 629 families residing in the town. The population density is 226.6/km² (587.3/mi²). There are 1,013 housing units at an average density of 101.9/km² (263.9/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 92.77% White, 5.24% African American, 0.04% Native American, 0.31% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.53% from other races, and 1.11% from two or more races. 3.24% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 872 households out of which 30.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.0% are married couples living together, 8.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.8% are non-families. 21.0% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.4% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.57 and the average family size is 3.03.

In the town the population is spread out with 23.4% under the age of 18, 5.9% from 18 to 24, 27.9% from 25 to 44, 26.4% from 45 to 64, and 16.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 41 years. For every 100 females there are 90.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town is $54,453, and the median income for a family is $60,375. Males have a median income of $38,776 versus $37,750 for females. The per capita income for the town is $31,825. 10.8% of the population and 5.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 10.6% are under the age of 18 and 16.5% are 65 or older.

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