Kingsbury Plantation, Maine

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Kingsbury Plantation, Maine
Plantation
Location in Piscataquis County and the state of Maine.
Location in Piscataquis County and the state of Maine.
Coordinates: 45°9′0″N 69°35′51″W / 45.15000°N 69.59750°W / 45.15000; -69.59750
Country United States
State Maine
County Piscataquis
Area
 • Total 44.6 sq mi (115.6 km2)
 • Land 44.1 sq mi (114.3 km2)
 • Water 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
Elevation 886 ft (270 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 7
 • Density 0.2/sq mi (0.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-37095
GNIS feature ID 0582543

Kingsbury Plantation is a plantation in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. The plantation was named for Judge Sanford Kingsbury, a landowner.[1] As of the 2000 census, the plantation had a total population of 7.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the plantation has a total area of 44.6 square miles (116 km2), of which, 44.1 square miles (114 km2) of it is land and 0.5 square miles (1.3 km2) of it (1.08%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1840 227
1850 181 −20.3%
1860 191 5.5%
1870 174 −8.9%
1880 198 13.8%
1890 205 3.5%
1900 106 −48.3%
1910 108 1.9%
1920 63 −41.7%
1930 50 −20.6%
1940 63 26.0%
1950 35 −44.4%
1960 8 −77.1%
1970 7 −12.5%
1980 4 −42.9%
1990 13 225.0%
2000 9 −30.8%
2010 28 211.1%
Est. 2014 27 [2] −3.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 9 people, 6 households, and 1 family residing in the plantation. The population density was 0.2 people per square mile (0.1/km²). There were 139 housing units at an average density of 3.1 per square mile (1.2/km²). The racial makeup of the plantation was 8 White and 1 from two or more races.

There were 6 households out of which 2 were married couples living together and 4 were non-families. 3 households were made up of individuals and 3 had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.50 and the average family size was 2.00.

In the plantation the population was spread out with 1 between 25 and 44, 3 from 45 to 64, and 5 ages 65 years of age or older. The median age was 70 years.

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Coordinates: 45°07′10″N 69°38′57″W / 45.11944°N 69.64917°W / 45.11944; -69.64917