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3 Cities and towns
Geography\nAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 898 km² (347 mi²). 892 km² (344 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.71% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census2 of 2000, there are 36,506 people, 13,286 households, and 10,256 families residing in the county. The population density is 41/km² (106/mi²). There are 14,320 housing units at an average density of 16/km² (42/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 95.30% White, 0.62% Black or African American, 0.29% Native American, 0.25% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 2.64% from other races, and 0.88% from two or more races. 5.49% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 13,286 households out of which 39.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.80% are married couples living together, 11.10% have a female householder with no husband present, and 22.80% are non-families. 18.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.73 and the average family size is 3.10.
In the county the population is spread out with 28.00% under the age of 18, 9.50% from 18 to 24, 33.00% from 25 to 44, 21.50% from 45 to 64, and 8.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 99.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 97.50 males.
The median income for a household in the county is $36,996, and the median income for a family is $42,155. Males have a median income of $29,812 versus $23,035 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,230. 12.70% of the population and 9.20% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 15.90% are under the age of 18 and 19.40% are 65 or older.
Cities and towns\n*Chatsworth\n*Eton