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Strandburg, 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 1914
Area
 • Total 0.07 sq mi (0.19 km2)
 • Land 0.07 sq mi (0.19 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,680 ft (512 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 63
 • Density 933.33/sq mi (362.44/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
57265
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-61980
GNIS feature ID 1258391

Strandburg is a town in southern Grant County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 63 at the 2020 census. Its name is derived from the town's founder, the Swedish John Strandburg.

Tabor Church, Strandburg, from SW 1
The Swedish Lutheran Church of Strandburg (Tabor Church), September 2017

Geography

Strandburg is located at 45°2′36″N 96°45′41″W / 45.04333°N 96.76139°W / 45.04333; -96.76139 (45.043312, -96.761365).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2), all of it land.

Strandburg has been assigned the ZIP code 57265 and the FIPS place code 61980.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 169
1930 113 −33.1%
1940 177 56.6%
1950 144 −18.6%
1960 105 −27.1%
1970 98 −6.7%
1980 79 −19.4%
1990 74 −6.3%
2000 69 −6.8%
2010 72 4.3%
2020 63 −12.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 72 people, 27 households, and 17 families residing in the town. The population density was 900.0 inhabitants per square mile (347.5/km2). There were 36 housing units at an average density of 450.0 per square mile (173.7/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 95.8% White and 4.2% Native American.

There were 27 households, of which 29.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.9% were married couples living together, 3.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.0% were non-families. 37.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 3.41.

The median age in the town was 37 years. 36.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19.4% were from 25 to 44; 26.4% were from 45 to 64; and 11.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 58.3% male and 41.7% female.

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