As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 619 people, 207 households, and 150 families residing in the town. The population density was 236.6/km² (612.6/mi²). There were 230 housing units at an average density of 87.9/km² (227.6/mi²).
There were 207 households out of which 37.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.3% were married couples living together, 16.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.1% were non-families. 21.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.99 and the average family size was 3.41.
In the town the population was spread out with 31.0% under the age of 18, 12.8% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 17.8% from 45 to 64, and 10.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 97.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.7 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $31,458, and the median income for a family was $35,000. Males had a median income of $17,308 versus $17,708 for females. The per capita income for the town was $11,825. About 15.3% of families and 24.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 36.2% of those under age 18 and 9.9% of those age 65 or over.