Rosholt, South Dakota

related topics
{household, population, female}
{household, population, family}
{town, population, incorporate}

Rosholt is a town in Roberts County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 419 at the 2000 census.



Rosholt is located at 45°51′57″N 96°43′55″W / 45.86583°N 96.73194°W / 45.86583; -96.73194 (45.865961, -96.732055)[4].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.8 km²), all of it land.

Rosholt has been assigned the ZIP code 57260 and the FIPS place code 56340.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 419 people, 168 households, and 107 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,403.8 people per square mile (539.3/km²). There were 199 housing units at an average density of 666.7/sq mi (256.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 93.79% White, 5.97% Native American and 0.24% Asian. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.48% of the population.

There were 168 households out of which 25.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.5% were married couples living together, 3.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.3% were non-families. 32.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.21 and the average family size was 2.83.

In the town the population was spread out with 20.8% under the age of 18, 4.3% from 18 to 24, 20.0% from 25 to 44, 18.4% from 45 to 64, and 36.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 50 years. For every 100 females there were 78.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 74.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $30,547, and the median income for a family was $37,292. Males had a median income of $31,250 versus $16,875 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,437. About 9.2% of families and 18.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 32.4% of those under age 18 and 22.6% of those age 65 or over.

Full article ▸

related documents
New Effington, South Dakota
Kennebec, South Dakota
Tolstoy, South Dakota
Jamestown, Wisconsin
Oacoma, South Dakota
South Shore, South Dakota
Midland, South Dakota
Tulare, South Dakota
Tabor, South Dakota
Toronto, South Dakota
Wakonda, South Dakota
Oelrichs, South Dakota
Summit, South Dakota
Pollock, South Dakota
Pukwana, South Dakota
Warner, South Dakota
St. Lawrence, South Dakota
Peever, South Dakota
Isabel, South Dakota
Wolsey, South Dakota
Buffalo Gap, South Dakota
Wentworth, South Dakota
Sinai, South Dakota
Ward, South Dakota
Bison, South Dakota
Akaska, South Dakota
Florence, South Dakota
Lake City, South Dakota
Davis, South Dakota
Garden City, South Dakota