Allen is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Allen Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Bennett County at latitude 43.2808 and longitude -101.9243. Bennett County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,284 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Allen Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Allen, SD area
Also See: Allen, SD ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||420|
|Population in Familes||361|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||5.19|
|Average Family Size||6|
|Total Housing Units||85 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||50 (58.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||31 (36.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4 ( 4.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$100,000|
|Average Home Value||$136,500|
|Median Household Income||$46,081|
|Average Household Income||$61,281|
|Per Capita Income||$17,674|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
The table below compares Allen to the other 390 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 164||58th|
|Population Density1||# 307||22nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 25||94th|
|Median Household Income||# 233||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 350||11th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.