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Talmadge, Maine
Talmadge, Maine is located in Maine
Talmadge, Maine
Talmadge, Maine
Location in Maine
Country United States
State Maine
County Washington
Area
 • Total 39.06 sq mi (101.16 km2)
 • Land 37.80 sq mi (97.90 km2)
 • Water 1.26 sq mi (3.26 km2)
Elevation
531 ft (162 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 70
 • Density 2/sq mi (0.7/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
04492
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-75770
GNIS feature ID 0582760

Talmadge is a town in Washington County, Maine, United States. The town was named after landowner Benjamin Tallmadge. The population was 70 at the 2020 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 39.06 square miles (101.16 km2), of which, 37.80 square miles (97.90 km2) of it is land and 1.26 square miles (3.26 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1860 96
1870 80 −16.7%
1880 112 40.0%
1890 112 0.0%
1900 93 −17.0%
1910 100 7.5%
1920 80 −20.0%
1930 46 −42.5%
1940 50 8.7%
1950 66 32.0%
1960 58 −12.1%
1970 25 −56.9%
1980 40 60.0%
1990 62 55.0%
2000 70 12.9%
2010 64 −8.6%
2020 70 9.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 64 people, 30 households, and 21 families living in the town. The population density was 1.7 inhabitants per square mile (0.7/km2). There were 61 housing units at an average density of 1.6 per square mile (0.6/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 100.0% White.

There were 30 households, of which 26.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.0% were non-families. 30.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.13 and the average family size was 2.52.

The median age in the town was 54.3 years. 17.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 6.4% were from 25 to 44; 48.4% were from 45 to 64; and 23.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 45.3% male and 54.7% female.

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