The Town of Letcher had a population of 169 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
|Population in Households||169|
|Population in Familes||137|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||85 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||62 (72.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||16 (18.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||8 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,333|
|Average Home Value||$138,306|
|Median Household Income||$47,158|
|Average Household Income||$66,861|
|Per Capita Income||$30,097|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.85%|
|Per Capita Income||2.23%|
The table below compares Letcher to the other 391 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 238||39th|
|Population Density1||# 254||35th|
|Diversity Index2||# 255||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 201||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 81||80th|
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