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Crawford, Maine
Crawford, Maine is located in Maine
Crawford, Maine
Crawford, Maine
Location in Maine
Country United States
State Maine
County Washington
Area
 • Total 37.78 sq mi (97.85 km2)
 • Land 34.52 sq mi (89.41 km2)
 • Water 3.26 sq mi (8.44 km2)
Elevation
131 ft (40 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 93
 • Density 3/sq mi (1.0/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
04694
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-14940
GNIS feature ID 0582424

Crawford is a town in Washington County, Maine, United States. The town was named after William H. Crawford, Secretary of the Treasury. The population was 93 at the 2020 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 37.78 square miles (97.85 km2), of which, 34.52 square miles (89.41 km2) of it is land and 3.26 square miles (8.44 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1830 182
1840 300 64.8%
1850 324 8.0%
1860 273 −15.7%
1870 209 −23.4%
1880 206 −1.4%
1890 140 −32.0%
1900 112 −20.0%
1910 114 1.8%
1920 119 4.4%
1930 120 0.8%
1940 136 13.3%
1950 83 −39.0%
1960 83 0.0%
1970 74 −10.8%
1980 86 16.2%
1990 89 3.5%
2000 108 21.3%
2010 105 −2.8%
2020 93 −11.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 105 people, 48 households, and 32 families living in the town. The population density was 3.0 inhabitants per square mile (1.2/km2). There were 118 housing units at an average density of 3.4 per square mile (1.3/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 100.0% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.

There were 48 households, of which 27.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.4% were married couples living together, 4.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.3% were non-families. 27.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the town was 50.5 years. 17.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 11.5% were from 25 to 44; 43.8% were from 45 to 64; and 22.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 44.8% male and 55.2% female.

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