There were 238 households out of which 23.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.3% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.8% were non-families. 39.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.3% 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 2.81.
In the town the population was spread out with 21.3% under the age of 18, 6.3% from 18 to 24, 23.3% from 25 to 44, 25.8% from 45 to 64, and 23.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 97.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.8 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $26,618, and the median income for a family was $29,861. Males had a median income of $24,250 versus $13,438 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,512. About 12.8% of families and 18.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 27.4% of those under age 18 and 20.0% of those age 65 or over.
Multimedia Computing Corp. President Nick Arnett. (discussing the offer of Compton NewMedia to license its multimedia patent) (Industry Quotes)
Dec 24, 1993; MULTIMEDIA COMPUTING CORP. president Nick Arnett on Compton's offer to license its patent to other multimedia developers:...
Software developers react angrily to patent granted to Compton's New Media. (Originated from Knight-Ridder Newspapers)
Nov 17, 1993; LAS VEGAS _ Software developers reacted angrily to an announcement Tuesday that the nation's largest multimedia developer had...