The Town of Letcher had a population of 172 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Letcher is located at latitude 43.9003 and longitude -98.1465 in Sanborn County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Letcher (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Sanborn County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,302 feet.
The Town of Letcher (GNIS ID: 1267462) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Letcher population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Population in Households||172|
|Population in Familes||138|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||83 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||63 (75.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||15 (18.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,429|
|Average Home Value||$147,177|
|Median Household Income||$48,699|
|Average Household Income||$70,522|
|Per Capita Income||$31,192|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.16%|
|Per Capita Income||4.05%|
The table below compares Letcher to the other 391 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 236||40th|
|Population Density1||# 249||37th|
|Diversity Index2||# 267||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 218||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 82||79th|
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