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The Town of Alpena had a population of 284 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Alpena is located at latitude 44.1814 and longitude -98.3656 in Jerauld County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Alpena encompass a land area of 1.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jerauld County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,319 feet.
The Town of Alpena 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.
|Total Population||284 (100%)|
|Population in Households||249 (87.7%)|
|Population in Families||211 (74.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||35 (12.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$80,817|
|Average Household Income||$109,258|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$40,772|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||123 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||89 (72.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 (18.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$162,500|
|Average Home Value||$239,888|
|Housing Affordability Index3||308|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.14%|
|Per Capita Income||1.88%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.0%|
The table below compares Alpena to the other 393 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 193||51st|
|Population Density||# 292||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 27||93rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 341||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 30||93rd|
|Diversity Index||# 103||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.