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Albee, South Dakota
Location in Grant County and the state of South Dakota
Location in Grant County and the state of South Dakota
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Grant
Incorporated 1902
Area
 • Total 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Land 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,181 ft (360 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 16
 • Estimate 
(2012)
16
 • Density 123.1/sq mi (47.5/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
57259
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-00620
GNIS feature ID 1253600

Albee is a town in Grant County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 16 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office called Albee was established in 1888, and remained in operation until 1992. The community was named in honor of W. C. Albee, a railroad official.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 131
1920 115 −12.2%
1930 94 −18.3%
1940 114 21.3%
1950 75 −34.2%
1960 42 −44.0%
1970 26 −38.1%
1980 23 −11.5%
1990 15 −34.8%
2000 10 −33.3%
2010 16 60.0%
Est. 2015 15 −6.3%

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 16 people, 7 households, and 4 families residing in the town. The population density was 123.1 inhabitants per square mile (47.5/km2). There were 7 housing units at an average density of 53.8 per square mile (20.8/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 100.0% White.

There were 7 households of which 28.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.9% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 42.9% were non-families. 42.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 28.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.29 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the town was 34 years. 25% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 31.3% were from 25 to 44; 25.1% were from 45 to 64; and 12.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 43.8% male and 56.3% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 10 people, 6 households, and 3 families residing in the town. The population density was 75.7 people per square mile (29.7/km²). There were 6 housing units at an average density of 45.4 per square mile (17.8/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 100.00% White.

There were 6 households out of which 16.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, and 50.0% were non-families. 50.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.67 and the average family size was 2.33.

In the town, the population was spread out with 10.0% under the age of 18, 50.0% from 25 to 44, 30.0% from 45 to 64, and 10.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 150.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 125.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $23,750, and the median income for a family was $27,500. Males had a median income of $18,750 versus $0 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,744. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.

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