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Martin, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Martin is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Bennett County at latitude 43.1748 and longitude -101.7323. Bennett County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,310 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Martin, but most people and references simply refer to it as Martin, South Dakota.

The P1 Census Class Code for Martin indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Martin (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Martin, SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,069
Population in Households 1,056
Population in Familes 838
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density1 2,029
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 401
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 254
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 471 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 211 (44.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 190 (40.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $78,261
Average Home Value $97,381


Median Household Income $39,051
Average Household Income $53,166
Per Capita Income $19,301
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.04% 0.19%
Households 0.0% 0.25%
Families 0.76% 0.08%
Median Household Income   4.17%
Per Capita Income   3.72%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Martin, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Martin 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 71 82nd
Population Density1 # 8 98th
Diversity Index2 # 3 99th
Median Household Income # 322 18th
Per Capita Income # 338 14th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.