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Brentford, South Dakota
Location in Spink County and the state of South Dakota
Location in Spink County and the state of South Dakota
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Spink
Incorporated 1906
Area
 • Total 0.16 sq mi (0.42 km2)
 • Land 0.16 sq mi (0.42 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,299 ft (396 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 77
 • Estimate 
(2019)
80
 • Density 490.80/sq mi (189.54/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
57429
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-07060
GNIS feature ID 1254056

Brentford is a town in Spink County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 77 at the 2010 census.

History

The town took its name after Brentford, in England, the native home of a railroad official.

Geography

Brentford is located at 45°9′33″N 98°19′24″W / 45.15917°N 98.32333°W / 45.15917; -98.32333 (45.159216, -98.323267).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2), all of it land.

Brentford has been assigned the ZIP code 57429, and the FIPS place code 07060.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 132
1930 174 31.8%
1940 161 −7.5%
1950 132 −18.0%
1960 96 −27.3%
1970 94 −2.1%
1980 91 −3.2%
1990 69 −24.2%
2000 65 −5.8%
2010 77 18.5%
2019 (est.) 80 3.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 77 people, 30 households, and 19 families residing in the town. The population density was 481.3 inhabitants per square mile (185.8/km2). There were 33 housing units at an average density of 206.3 per square mile (79.7/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 98.7% White and 1.3% from two or more races.

There were 30 households, of which 30.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.3% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.7% were non-families. 23.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the town was 29.5 years. 27.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 10.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.7% were from 25 to 44; 26% were from 45 to 64; and 11.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 42.9% male and 57.1% female.

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