According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 5.1 km² (2.0 mi²). 3.9 km² (1.5 mi²) of it is land and 1.2 km² (0.4 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 23.08% water.
As of the census of 2000, there are 2,874 people, 1,254 households, and 719 families residing in the village. The population density is 734.9/km² (1,907.2/mi²). There are 1,871 housing units at an average density of 478.4/km² (1,241.6/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 90.33% White, 2.33% African American, 0.49% Native American, 0.24% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 2.71% from other races, and 3.86% from two or more races. 1.11% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 1,254 households out of which 27.1% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.1% are married couples living together, 15.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 42.6% are non-families. 35.6% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.27 and the average family size is 2.96.
In the village the population is spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 28.8% from 25 to 44, 24.0% from 45 to 64, and 16.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.6 males.
The median income for a household in the village is $31,042, and the median income for a family is $43,984. Males have a median income of $39,315 versus $28,715 for females. The per capita income for the village is $24,803. 14.0% of the population and 11.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 19.0% are under the age of 18 and 17.4% are 65 or older.