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Fulton, South Dakota
|• Total||0.85 sq mi (2.21 km2)|
|• Land||0.85 sq mi (2.21 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||1,325 ft (404 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||112.41/sq mi (43.41/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1255181|
The town was laid out in 1887. Some say that the town was named for Robert Fulton, inventor of the first commercially successful steamboat, while others believe the town has the name of a railroad employee. A post office has been in operation in Fulton since 1887.
Fulton is located at(43.727173, -97.822639).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.85 square miles (2.20 km2), all of it land.
Fulton has been assigned the ZIP code 57340 and the FIPS place code 23220.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 91 people, 38 households, and 26 families residing in the town. The population density was 107.1 inhabitants per square mile (41.4/km2). There were 44 housing units at an average density of 51.8 per square mile (20.0/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 100.0% White.
There were 38 households, of which 28.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.5% were married couples living together, 2.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.6% were non-families. 28.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 5.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 2.77.
The median age in the town was 42.8 years. 27.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.9% were from 25 to 44; 24.2% were from 45 to 64; and 24.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 58.2% male and 41.8% female.
In Spanish: Fulton (Dakota del Sur) para niños
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