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Davis, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The Town of Davis is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Turner County at latitude 43.2595 and longitude -96.9945. Turner County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,250 feet.

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

The P1 Census Class Code for Davis 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 Town of Davis (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 87
Population in Households 87
Population in Familes 73
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 202
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 43
Average Household Size 2.02
Family Households 30
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 53 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 35 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 7 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 (18.9%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $149,265


Median Household Income $52,942
Average Household Income $66,523
Per Capita Income $28,012
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.55% 0.68%
Households 1.13% 0.46%
Families 5.39% 0.66%
Median Household Income   3.07%
Per Capita Income   4.63%
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.


Davis, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Davis 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 # 297 24th
Population Density1 # 282 28th
Diversity Index2 # 290 25th
Median Household Income # 111 72nd
Per Capita Income # 103 74th

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