Eastbrook, Maine

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Eastbrook, Maine
Town
Eastbrook, Maine is located in Maine
Eastbrook, Maine
Eastbrook, Maine
Location within the state of Maine
Coordinates: 44°40′10″N 68°15′7″W / 44.66944°N 68.25194°W / 44.66944; -68.25194
Country United States
State Maine
County Hancock
Area[1]
 • Total 37.65 sq mi (97.51 km2)
 • Land 33.35 sq mi (86.38 km2)
 • Water 4.30 sq mi (11.14 km2)
Elevation 217 ft (66 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 423
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 423
 • Density 12.7/sq mi (4.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 04634
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-19770
GNIS feature ID 0582452

Eastbrook is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. The population was 423 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 37.65 square miles (97.51 km2), of which 33.35 square miles (86.38 km2) is land and 4.30 square miles (11.14 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 423 people, 186 households, and 120 families residing in the town. The population density was 12.7 inhabitants per square mile (4.9 /km2). There were 504 housing units at an average density of 15.1 per square mile (5.8 /km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.6% White, 0.2% African American, 0.7% Native American, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 186 households of which 26.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.1% were married couples living together, 7.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.5% were non-families. 28.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.27 and the average family size was 2.74.

The median age in the town was 46.8 years. 19.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22% were from 25 to 44; 39% were from 45 to 64; and 13% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 50.4% male and 49.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 370 people, 156 households, and 105 families residing in the town. The population density was 11.1 people per square mile (4.3/km²). There were 426 housing units at an average density of 12.8 per square mile (4.9/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.19% White, 0.27% Native American, 0.54% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.62% of the population.

There were 156 households out of which 32.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.2% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.1% were non-families. 24.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.37 and the average family size was 2.84.

In the town the population was spread out with 25.7% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 34.1% from 25 to 44, 26.5% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 94.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $31,667, and the median income for a family was $37,813. Males had a median income of $25,000 versus $20,096 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,988. About 9.5% of families and 15.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 29.7% of those under age 18 and 2.7% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 44°40′43″N 68°15′52″W / 44.67861°N 68.26444°W / 44.67861; -68.26444