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Twin Brooks, 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 1902
Area
 • Total 0.41 sq mi (1.05 km2)
 • Land 0.41 sq mi (1.05 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,257 ft (383 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 47
 • Density 172.41/sq mi (66.63/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
57269
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-64700
GNIS feature ID 1258658

Twin Brooks is a town in Grant County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 47 at the 2020 census.

Twin Brooks was named for two small streams near the town site; an early variant name was Two Creeks.

Geography

Twin Brooks is located at 45°12′20″N 96°46′54″W / 45.20556°N 96.78167°W / 45.20556; -96.78167 (45.205510, -96.781717).

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.

Twin Brooks has been assigned the ZIP code 57269 and the FIPS place code 64700.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 190
1920 141 −25.8%
1930 138 −2.1%
1940 121 −12.3%
1950 113 −6.6%
1960 86 −23.9%
1970 122 41.9%
1980 87 −28.7%
1990 54 −37.9%
2000 55 1.9%
2010 69 25.5%
2020 47 −31.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 69 people, 27 households, and 19 families residing in the town. The population density was 168.3 inhabitants per square mile (65.0/km2). There were 31 housing units at an average density of 75.6 per square mile (29.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 100.0% White.

There were 27 households, of which 25.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.3% were married couples living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.6% were non-families. 25.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 3.05.

The median age in the town was 38.8 years. 24.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.1% were from 25 to 44; 33.3% were from 45 to 64; and 11.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 58.0% male and 42.0% female.

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