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New Vineyard, Maine
Country United States
State Maine
County Franklin
Area
 • Total 36.22 sq mi (93.81 km2)
 • Land 35.74 sq mi (92.57 km2)
 • Water 0.48 sq mi (1.24 km2)
Elevation
597 ft (182 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 757
 • Estimate 
(2012)
775
 • Density 21.2/sq mi (8.2/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
04956
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-49520
GNIS feature ID 0582626

New Vineyard is a town in Franklin County, Maine, United States. The population was 757 at the 2010 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.22 square miles (93.81 km2), of which, 35.74 square miles (92.57 km2) of it is land and is water. The Main road running through New Vineyard is route 27. The Lake in New Vineyard is called Porter Lake.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1800 336
1810 484 44.0%
1820 591 22.1%
1830 869 47.0%
1840 927 6.7%
1850 635 −31.5%
1860 864 36.1%
1870 755 −12.6%
1880 788 4.4%
1890 660 −16.2%
1900 584 −11.5%
1910 543 −7.0%
1920 471 −13.3%
1930 447 −5.1%
1940 486 8.7%
1950 447 −8.0%
1960 357 −20.1%
1970 444 24.4%
1980 607 36.7%
1990 661 8.9%
2000 725 9.7%
2010 757 4.4%
2014 (est.) 775 2.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 757 people, 325 households, and 216 families living in the town. The population density was 21.2 inhabitants per square mile (8.2/km2). There were 503 housing units at an average density of 14.1 per square mile (5.4/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 96.2% White, 0.4% Native American, 0.5% Asian, and 2.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 325 households, of which 27.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.4% were married couples living together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.5% were non-families. 26.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.76.

The median age in the town was 46 years. 20.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.6% were from 25 to 44; 37% were from 45 to 64; and 14.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 48.2% male and 51.8% female.

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