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Temelec, California

Temelec is a town located in Sonoma County, California. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 1,556.


\nTemelec is located at 38°15'47" North, 122°29'36" West (38.263096, -122.493258)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 4.4 km² (1.7 mi²). 4.4 km² (1.7 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 1,556 people, 989 households, and 452 families residing in the town. The population density is 355.5/km² (919.0/mi²). There are 1,045 housing units at an average density of 238.7/km² (617.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 96.53% White, 0.06% African American, 0.39% Native American, 1.74% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 0.13% from other races, and 1.03% from two or more races. 2.63% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 989 households out of which 0.1% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.8% are married couples living together, 3.7% have a female householder with no husband present, and 54.2% are non-families. 47.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 37.3% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 1.56 and the average family size is 2.07. In the town the population is spread out with 0.2% under the age of 18, 0.4% from 18 to 24, 2.6% from 25 to 44, 22.6% from 45 to 64, and 74.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 73 years. For every 100 females there are 66.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 66.6 males. The median income for a household in the town is $36,964, and the median income for a family is $49,766. Males have a median income of $45,781 versus $38,889 for females. The per capita income for the town is $33,678. 3.5% of the population and 1.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 0.0% are under the age of 18 and 2.1% are 65 or older.