Encyclopedia > Argyle, Maine

  Article Content

Argyle, Maine

Argyle is an unorganized territory located in Penobscot County, Maine. As of the 2000 census, the unorganized territory had a total population of 253.

Geography According to the United States Census Bureau, the unorganized territory has a total area of 69.2 km² (26.7 mi²). None of the area is covered with water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 253 people, 95 households, and 64 families residing in the unorganized territory. The population density is 3.7/km² (9.5/mi²). There are 124 housing units at an average density of 1.8/km² (4.6/mi²). The racial makeup of the unorganized territory is 95.65% White, 0.00% African American, 3.95% Native American, 0.40% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.00% from two or more races. 0.00% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 95 households out of which 33.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.9% are married couples living together, 4.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.6% are non-families. 23.2% of all households are made up of individuals and 4.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.66 and the average family size is 3.19.

In the unorganized territory the population is spread out with 26.1% under the age of 18, 11.9% from 18 to 24, 30.0% from 25 to 44, 22.5% from 45 to 64, and 9.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 102.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 105.5 males.

The median income for a household in the unorganized territory is $35,714, and the median income for a family is $43,750. Males have a median income of $27,250 versus $28,750 for females. The per capita income for the unorganized territory is $14,359. 8.1% of the population and 5.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 4.3% are under the age of 18 and 29.4% are 65 or older.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Canadian Music Hall of Fame

... 1981 Joni Mitchell 1982 Neil Young 1983 Glenn Gould 1986 Gordon Lightfoot 1987 The Guess Who[?] 1989 The Band 1990 Maureen Forrester[?] 1991 Leonard ...

This page was created in 23.5 ms