Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. AS of the census of 2000, there were 5,873 people, 2,284 households, and 1,699 families residing in the county. THe population density was 25 people per square mile . THere were 3,266 housing units at an average density of 14 per square mile (5/km²). THe racial makeup of the county was 98.55% White, 0.29% Black or African American, 0.20% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 0.10% from other races, and 0.75% from two or more races. 0.31% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. THere were 2,284 households out of which 35.20% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.50% were married couples living together, 8.90% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.60% were non-families. 22.20% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.60% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. THe average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.97.