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Cavour, South Dakota
Location in Beadle County and the state of South Dakota
Location in Beadle County and the state of South Dakota
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Beadle
Incorporated 1881
Area
 • Total 0.41 sq mi (1.06 km2)
 • Land 0.41 sq mi (1.06 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,312 ft (400 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 128
 • Density 300.00/sq mi (115.76/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
57324
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-10620
GNIS feature ID 1254274

Cavour is a town in Beadle County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 128 at the 2020 census.

History

Cavour was laid out in 1880. The town was named for Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour, an Italian statesman.

Geography

Cavour is located at 44°22′10″N 98°2′18″W / 44.36944°N 98.03833°W / 44.36944; -98.03833 (44.369465, -98.038222).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.41 square miles (1.06 km2), all of it land.

Cavour has been assigned the ZIP code 57324 and the FIPS place code 10620.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 98
1910 408 316.3%
1920 249 −39.0%
1930 202 −18.9%
1940 138 −31.7%
1950 154 11.6%
1960 140 −9.1%
1970 134 −4.3%
1980 117 −12.7%
1990 166 41.9%
2000 141 −15.1%
2010 114 −19.1%
2020 128 12.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 114 people, 56 households, and 30 families residing in the town. The population density was 278.0 inhabitants per square mile (107.3/km2). There were 61 housing units at an average density of 148.8 per square mile (57.5/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 93.9% White, 3.5% from other races, and 2.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.9% of the population.

There were 56 households, of which 17.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.4% were married couples living together, 3.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 46.4% were non-families. 39.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.04 and the average family size was 2.80.

The median age in the town was 49 years. 15.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.9% were from 25 to 44; 41.1% were from 45 to 64; and 15.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 57.0% male and 43.0% female.

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