About Brownville ME
Brownville is a town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. The population was 1,250 at the 2010 census. Brownville includes the villages of Knight’s Landing and Brownville Junction, near which passes the 100-Mile Wilderness of the Appalachian Trail.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 44.62 square miles (115.57 km), of which, 44.03 square miles (114.04 km) is land and 0.59 square miles (1.53 km) is water. Situated between Sebec and Schoodic lakes, Brownville is drained by the Pleasant River.
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,250 people, 527 households, and 347 families residing in the town. The population density was 28.4 inhabitants per square mile (11.0/km). There were 738 housing units at an average density of 16.8 per square mile (6.5/km). The racial makeup of the town was 97.3% White, 0.6% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.5% from other races, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino people of any race were 1.3% of the population.
There were 527 households of which 29.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.0% were married couples living together, 9.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.2% were non-families. 27.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.6% 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 2.82.
The median age in the town was 44.5 years. 22.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.4% were from 25 to 44; 32.1% were from 45 to 64; and 17.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 52.8% male and 47.2% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,259 people, 555 households, and 360 families residing in the town. The population density was 28.4 people per square mile (11.0/km²). There were 726 housing units at an average density of 16.4 per square mile (6.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.09% White, 1.03% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.24% from other races, and 0.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino people of any race were 0.87% of the population.
There were 555 households out of which 25.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.4% were married couples living together, 7.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.0% were non-families. 31.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 2.80.
In the town, the population was spread out with 21.8% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 25.6% from 25 to 44, 26.1% from 45 to 64, and 20.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females, there were 94.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.4 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $28,167, and the median income for a family was $35,446. Males had a median income of $31,141 versus $18,382 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,774. About 12.1% of families and 13.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.5% of those under age 18 and 12.3% of those age 65 or over.
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