Lincoln Plantation, Maine

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Lincoln's Big Wood Plantation is a plantation in Oxford County, Maine, United States. It contains the village of Wilson's Mills. The population was 46 at the 2000 census.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the plantation has a total area of 33.8 square miles (95.4 km²), of which, 33.4 square mile (84.1 km²) of it is land and 6.1 square miles (11.3 km²) of it (11.83%) is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 46 people, 24 households, and 19 families residing in the plantation. The population density was 1.4 people per square mile (0.5/km²). There were 119 housing units at an average density of 3.7 per square mile (1.4/km²). The racial makeup of the plantation was 100.00% White.

There were 24 households out of which 4.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.7% were married couples living together, 4.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.8% were non-families. 20.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.92 and the average family size was 2.11.

In the plantation the population was spread out with 2.2% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 8.7% from 25 to 44, 56.5% from 45 to 64, and 26.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 56 years. For every 100 females, there were 109.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 114.3 males.

The median income for a household in the plantation was $26,750, and the median income for a family was $31,563. Males had a median income of $36,250 versus $12,500 for females. The per capita income for the plantation was $17,376. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.


External links[edit]

  • Maine Genealogy: Lincoln Plantation, Oxford County, Maine
  • "Plantation of Lincoln". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 1 September 1995. Retrieved 2010-03-09.

Coordinates: 44°57′N 71°00′W / 44.95°N 71.00°W / 44.95; -71.00