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Stockholm, South Dakota
Town
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 1924
Area
 • Total 0.44 sq mi (1.14 km2)
 • Land 0.43 sq mi (1.11 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 1,667 ft (508 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 108
 • Estimate (2012) 106
 • Density 251.2/sq mi (97.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 57264
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-61740
GNIS feature ID 1258361

Stockholm is a town in Grant County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 108 at the 2010 census.

Stockholm was laid out in 1896, and named after the capital city of Sweden, the native land of a large share of the first settlers.

Geography

Stockholm is located at 45°6′0″N 96°48′1″W / 45.1°N 96.80028°W / 45.1; -96.80028 (45.100101, -96.800232).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.44 square miles (1.14 km2), of which, 0.43 square miles (1.11 km2) of it is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.

Stockholm has been assigned the ZIP code 57264 and the FIPS place code 61740.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 130
1940 114 −12.3%
1950 114 0.0%
1960 155 36.0%
1970 116 −25.2%
1980 95 −18.1%
1990 89 −6.3%
2000 105 18.0%
2010 108 2.9%
Est. 2015 103 −4.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 108 people, 48 households, and 27 families residing in the town. The population density was 251.2 inhabitants per square mile (97.0/km2). There were 55 housing units at an average density of 127.9 per square mile (49.4/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 91.7% White, 2.8% Native American, 0.9% from other races, and 4.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 48 households of which 27.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.8% were married couples living together, 4.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 43.8% were non-families. 33.3% 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 2.25 and the average family size was 2.89.

The median age in the town was 41.5 years. 21.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.2% were from 25 to 44; 27.8% were from 45 to 64; and 19.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 59.3% male and 40.7% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 105 people, 48 households, and 28 families residing in the town. The population density was 239.3 people per square mile (92.1/km²). There were 57 housing units at an average density of 129.9 per square mile (50.0/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.10% White, 0.95% Native American, and 0.95% from two or more races.

There were 48 households out of which 20.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.1% were married couples living together, 2.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.6% were non-families. 37.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 29.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 2.90.

In the town, the population was spread out with 18.1% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 24.8% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 26.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 118.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.8 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $39,375, and the median income for a family was $40,625. Males had a median income of $22,143 versus $31,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $17,174. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.

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