Easton, New Hampshire


Easton is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States The population was 254 at the 2010 census1

Contents

  • 1 History
  • 2 Geography
  • 3 Demographics
  • 4 Notable people
  • 5 References
  • 6 External links

Historyedit

Formed from a part of Landaff known as Eastern Landaff, Easton was incorporated in 1876

Kinsman Mountain, the Kinsman Range, and Kinsman Notch are named for Asa Kinsman, one of the original settlers

Geographyedit

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 312 square miles 81 km2, of which 003% is water The highest point in Easton is 4,040 feet 1,230 m above sea level, just west of the 4,293-foot 1,309 m summit of the North Peak of Kinsman Mountain The Wild Ammonoosuc River drains the southern part of town, while the Ham Branch of the Gale River drains the northern portion and passes the town's village Easton lies fully within the Connecticut River watershed2

Demographicsedit

Census
Historical population
Pop
1880 302
1890 248 −179%
1900 249 04%
1910 226 −92%
1920 131 −420%
1930 132 08%
1940 156 182%
1950 94 −397%
1960 74 −213%
1970 92 243%
1980 124 348%
1990 223 798%
2000 256 148%
2010 254 −08%
Est 2015 265 43%
US Decennial Census4

As of the census5 of 2000, there were 256 people, 117 households, and 84 families residing in the town The population density was 82 people per square mile 32/km² There were 187 housing units at an average density of 60 per square mile 23/km² The racial makeup of the town was 9648% White, 078% Native American, and 273% from two or more races Hispanic or Latino of any race were 078% of the population

There were 117 households out of which 239% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 581% were married couples living together, 103% had a female householder with no husband present, and 282% were non-families 231% of all households were made up of individuals and 68% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older The average household size was 219 and the average family size was 254

In the town, the population was spread out with 191% under the age of 18, 39% from 18 to 24, 223% from 25 to 44, 352% from 45 to 64, and 195% who were 65 years of age or older The median age was 47 years For every 100 females there were 984 males For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 971 males

The median income for a household in the town was $49,167, and the median income for a family was $69,375 Males had a median income of $41,875 versus $23,750 for females The per capita income for the town was $31,841 About 60% of families and 100% of the population were below the poverty line, including 306% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over

Notable peopleedit

  • Bode Miller, Olympic gold medalist skier; born in Easton6

Referencesedit

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau, American FactFinder, 2010 Census figures Retrieved March 23, 2011
  2. ^ Foster, Debra H; Batorfalvy, Tatianna N; Medalie, Laura 1995 Water Use in New Hampshire: An Activities Guide for Teachers US Department of the Interior and US Geological Survey 
  3. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015" Retrieved July 2, 2016 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing" Censusgov Archived from the original on May 12, 2015 Retrieved June 4, 2016 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder" United States Census Bureau Archived from the original on 2013-09-11 Retrieved 2008-01-31 
  6. ^ Bode: Go Fast, Be Good, Have Fun by Miller, Bode Oct 18, 2005

External linksedit

  • Town of Easton official website
  • New Hampshire Economic and Labor Market Information Bureau Profile
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